First Run in Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trail – RunLog 1-13-14

Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trail - first run
Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trail – first run

After yesterday’s run in the crud and crap, decided that I needed a pair of trail running shoes. So I swung by the new Rail Trail Run Shop in Augusta. When Amy told me that they had a pair of size 9.0’s in, I had to get down there and check them out

I came home with the Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trail running shoes, which I have been researching and drooling over for the past week or so. They felt good on my feet, even when I tried them on the treadmill for a little test. Yes, they are another personal purchase, but the wife was understanding – well sort of – mostly.

This meant that I had to decide what would my first run in them be. Now these are trail shoes and the trails around here now are ice packed more than they are anything. So doing a trail run was definitely out.    Continue reading “First Run in Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trail – RunLog 1-13-14”