Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trail – 50 Mile Review

Pearl Izumi N1 Trails - Right side view
Pearl Izumi N1 Trails – Right side view

I have 50.58 miles on my Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trail running shoes, which means I get, well in this case I want to do my usual 50 mile review of them.

FTC Disclaimer: What am I to Pearl Izumi – nothing, absolutely nothing. I paid for these shoes with my money at the Rail Trail Run Shop, so I will say whatever to hell I want to about them – good or bad.

That being said, of all the running shoes that I have run in over the past 10 years, make that 20 years, hell maybe forever, if I had to pick and use/own just one pair of running shoe (no specialty shoes) to do roads, trails, speed work, winter running, or even race – The Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trails are the running shoes that I would choose – period.

Bold praise for a pair of trail running shoes that I have only run 50 miles in and no trails in yet (too much ice up heah) — You bet!  And you know something I do not have any second thoughts about what I have said. Continue reading “Pearl Izumi EM/N1 Trail – 50 Mile Review”