Monthly Archives: April 2011

Who Wants Free Socks?

Part of‘s emergence in the social media realms on the good ol’ internet is to actively engage and interact with the fellow bloggers out there. The blogging surge is nothing to ignore and is a fantastic medium for learning … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Toe Socks

All throughout my collegiate running career I strayed away from toe socks. Something about them just drew me away and regrettably I never gave them a try. This is an issue I’ve found to be common among the running community. While … Continue reading

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Sock Quotes From Fellow Socks Addicts

Let’s take a minute to recognize some sock-related quotes from people ranging from Walt Whitman to Mufasa. I bet you didn’t know how many Socks Addicts are out there! Let’s scroll through some of our favorites. “Not I – Not … Continue reading

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The Wonders of Merino Wool

By now it’s been pretty well established that wool is the go-to material in high-end performance gear. This is especially true for hiking. Wool socks will cushion your feet, keep them warm in the winter yet cool in the summer, … Continue reading

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Longer the Distance, The Better for Compression Socks

Today I noticed an interesting tweet from Steve Magness. For those who don’t know, Magness ran a 4:01 mile in high school. Since then, Magness has studied and wrote about the science of running and serves as an assistant coach … Continue reading

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Washing Your Wool Socks

Perhaps you’re teetering on the edge of making the switch from your old cotton socks to wool socks.  You’ve read about all the great benefits of wool socks, so you’re ready to set aside a few extra dollars to update … Continue reading

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Sock of the Week: Drymax Hockey Lite-Mesh Knee High Socks

Hockey playoffs are really heating up, as the Chicago Blackhawks are digging out from a 3-0 series deficit against Vancouver and have now tied the series up at 3-3. It’s a very exciting series, but as a Detroiter, I’m getting pretty impatient … Continue reading

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