Hoka One One Clifton 7 Running Shoe Review

Scouting Report: These running shoes are perfect for running long distances, and even better for those of us who have been sitting on the couch for the last year.

I am trying to run as much as possible this year. I just want to enjoy being outside, breathing fresh air, kicking up dust. I haven’t run in a little bit—a combination of winter weather and well, the pandemic had me stalled out. But I’m back into the sport, and I couldn’t be happier I picked up these running shoes just in time.

The Clifton 7’s are Hoka One One’s signature

Read More

Stromer ST2 e-bike review: too hot for Europe

The words “Swiss design” conjure images of luxury watch movements and delicately sculpted eyeglasses, not hulking e-bikes with thickly welded frames and face-melting power. Stromer is here to challenge those assumptions and force a rethink of how its Swiss-made electric bikes, with top speeds of 45 km/h (28 mph), can disrupt urban transportation for the benefit of residents. I’ve certainly seen the light after testing a new 2021 edition ST2, Stromer’s first e-bike with a carbon belt drive.

Broadly speaking, US cities have all of the fast e-bikes and no bicycle infrastructure, whereas European cities have all of the protective

Read More