Xero Mesa Trail

Cosmo Langsfeld reviews the Xero Mesa Trail for Blister.

All of Xero’s shoes are designed to offer a barefoot-like feel, and the Mesa Trail is their take on a general-purpose trail running shoe. So how versatile is this minimalist shoe, and where could it fit into your running and training routine? Check out our review for our thoughts.

La Sportiva VK BOA

Cosmo Langsfeld reviews the La Sportiva VK BOA for Blister.

The Sportiva VK BOA is designed for something pretty specific — running up steep trails. That said, for the right people, we think it could be a really good option even if you’re not always sprinting up mountains. Check out our review for more.

La Sportiva Jackal GTX

Cosmo Langsfeld reviews the La Sportiva Jackal GTX for Blister

The Jackal GTX takes the more accommodating fit and long-distance-oriented design of the standard Jackal and makes it better for cold, wet trails thanks to a Gore-Tex laminate. Check out our review to see how it’s been performing this winter.

Cosmo Langsfeld

Cosmo Langsfeld reviews the La Sportiva Jackal GTX for Blister

Cosmo Langsfeld in the La Sportiva Jackal GTX, Crested Butte, Colorado Vitals: 6’2″, 160 lbs / 188 cm, 70 kg Running Background, Style, and General Preferences I grew up in the Gunnison Valley, Colorado. My family lived on 38 acres that bordered National Forest land … Read more