Author: Jonathan Schmidt

Shoe Review: Inov-8 X-Talon 212

  Extreme terrain? Snow? Mud? The X-TALON™ 212 is built like a beast to handle whatever a trail throws at you. A fair number of trail shoes are built from road shoe designs and then given a slightly more grippy outsole. The X-Talon feels like it was born for the […]

Nathan VaporShadow Pack

For longer runs, or runs where I need to carry more gear, I’ve been playing with the Nathan VaporShadow pack. Right away I noticed this pack has a lot going on. It’s advertised as a high-capacity race vest designed to fit a women’s torso. In terms of storage it’s got […]

Trailstoked in Revy

Trailstoke, the first ever Skyrunning event in western Canada took place in Revelstoke, BC this past Saturday July 19, 2014. Organized by the 5 Peaks racing series the event brought together a mix of solo and relay racers challenging themselves against a serious mountain course, totaling approximately 48km with 3000m of […]

Shoe Review: Montrail FluidFlex 2

If you’re a minimal shoe fan, I recently checked out the Montrail FluidFlex 2, and if you’re a numbers person here are the numbers. 4mm offset 15mm heel 11mm forefoot 6.9oz or 196g While I can’t do all my running in minimal shoes, I really like them and keep a […]

2013 Canadian Trail Running Awards

Media Release | 2013 Canadian Trail Running Awards For Immediate Release (February 10, 2014) Trail Running Canada and impossible2Possible are pleased to announce the winners of the second annual Canadian Trail Running Awards (2013). There were plenty of nominations for six award categories. Thank you to everyone for the nominations. […]