SHOE REVIEW: SALOMON SPEEDCROSS 5

Quite a number of hikers in Malaysia are trail runners and vice versa. Many hikers hike with trail running shoes instead of hiking shoes as well. If you are also a trail runner, this eye catching Salomon Speedcross 5 will appeal to you.

We took the shoe to the trail and tested it recently. We have been absolutely delighted with the performance of the shoe, and without a doubt, it will be one of the shoes to be taken into account for sunny and rainy days on any type of terrains.

Shoe Review: The North Face Safien GTX

Sometimes, it is nice to have a pair of functional hiking shoes yet trendy enough for us to wear them all day to places, be it for work or leisure. But, it is not easy to find the perfect pair. Often than not, we either find a functional pair that is best for the trail but city or a trendy pair that is not optimize enough for us to go into the trail. That does not mean this perfect pair of hiking shoes does not exist. It just requires us to make a lit extra effort to shop around and discover them.

Shoe Review: Merrell Moab 2 Mid GTX

Merrell may not be the first choice brand in Malaysia when it comes to buying a pair of hiking boots. Yet it is a brand that we should not miss when shopping for a good pair of hiking shoes. Hiking Malaysia slipped our feet into a pair of the Merrell Moab 2 Mid GTX for a hike recently. The verdicts are:

Shoe Review: Salomon Outpath

If you are the fans of low-cut hiking shoes over hiking boots, take a closer look at Salomon Outpath. This is an ultra-light hiking shoes. If you are on a long hiking, you will love this 330g ultra-light shoes.

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Shoe Review: The North Face Ultra Fastpack III GTX

Since North Face started selling mountaineering footwear in the 60s, it has continually delivered high quality and safe shoes for the most ardent hikers and trail runners. And the company does it again in roping in another top of the range hike and trail running shoe. North Face has leapt forward with its latest technical specifications, yet delivering an appealing shoe that its loyal consumer base craves for. Yes, I am referring to the North Face Ultra Fastpack III GTX. It is quite a mouthful if I had to tell someone its full name. Yet the shoe deserves that extended name.

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SHOE REVIEW: BROOKS CASCADIA 13

Cascadia is a bioregion territory of about half a million square miles crossing a handful of states of Washington, Oregon, British Columbia, including some parts of Idaho, Montana and Alaska. The region is an expansive landscape of mountain ranges, snaky rivers, sagebrush desert, and boasts a thriving annual GDP of a trillion dollars, in the league of Indonesia, Mexico and Netherlands.

Outdoor Brand Hi-Tec Now Available At Sports Direct Malaysia

PETALING JAYA, 20 September 2018 – Malaysia is a land of incredible biodiversity and natural beauty. Participation in outdoor activities like; hiking, trekking, walking, trail-running and camping, keep growing and new outdoor enthusiasts have helped footwear, apparel and equipment businesses defy broader trends.

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