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The Lifespan of Running Shoes

The Lifespan of Running Shoes

Shoes are arguably one of the most important investments a runner can make. However, even the fanciest footwear wears out over time. Replacing your running shoes before they start causing trouble is key to maintaining peak performance. But how do we know when that time has come?

The Best Socks To Wear With Your Converse

The Best Socks To Wear With Your Converse

Cons, Converse, Chuck Taylors, Chucks, All Stars… The shoe of many names is a timeless classic, available in a wide range of colours and styles, seen on the feet of everyone from mums at the school gate to rock stars on stage.  Some choose to wear their Chucks without...

Great Golf Socks

Great Golf Socks

Blisters can wreck your golf game. While most of the time, it’s the blisters on golfers’ hands that garner the most attention, the other kind of golfing blisters—the ones on your feet—are just as common and can have just as much negative impact on your performance....

Warm Feet for Winter Hikes

Warm Feet for Winter Hikes

Tackling a trail in the middle of winter comes with the challenge of keeping your feet warm and comfortable in cold and snowy conditions. Cold feet can quickly dampen your tramping experience, leading to discomfort and even safety concerns. Let’s explore essential...

Do Thick Socks Stop Blisters?

Do Thick Socks Stop Blisters?

It’s a frequently asked question the experts at Wrightsock often receive: Do thick socks stop blisters? The answer is: not necessarily. Many hikers and runners can attest to developing painful foot and heel blisters even while wearing some of the thickest socks they...

FAQ About Anti-Blister Socks

FAQ About Anti-Blister Socks

When investing in a pair of blister-free socks, you will want to ensure you have all of the details about your purchase before buying. The professionals at Wrightsock are here to answer all of your questions about anti-blister socks. How Do Anti-Blister Socks Work?...

The Best Hunting Socks

The Best Hunting Socks

It is almost time for the roar, that time of year when deer and hunters all go a little bananas in the hills. Before hitting that secret spot, it’s essential to pack properly, and that includes the best hunting socks! Blister-free feet can be overlooked when preparing...

The Best Socks For Horse Riding

The Best Socks For Horse Riding

In the equestrian world, details are everything. From the grip of your saddle to the fit of your boots, riders need to know that every piece of their equipment has been fine tuned to support success. From joddy boots to elegant dressage boots, knowing how to pick the...

Packing for Uni Life

Packing for Uni Life

As you start packing for uni life, anticipating a whirlwind of excitement, challenges, and a plethora of new experiences, there's one often-overlooked item that deserves special attention: your socks. Comfort is Key: University life can be hectic, and you'll likely...

How Many Socks Do I Need?

How Many Socks Do I Need?

If you've ever wondered, "How many pairs of socks do I need?" here's the answer: match your sock quantity with your regular usage. Different occasions call for different types of socks, whether it's casual, formal, hiking, or running. Many of us end up accumulating...