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The Best Running Sock Material

September 23, 2022
At Injinji, we work to test and develop the best running sock materials by identifying what makes a great run sock. We've found that certain materials work for you by wicking sweat and reducing odor while others trap moisture, increasing unpleasant friction. Learn more about what makes a great running sock and why the material matters.

Team Injinji Takes On The Moab 240

September 22, 2022
Three Team Injinji athletes are taking on Moab 240, an endurance event famous for its incredible desert scenery, as the 238.2 mile course loops through two of Utah's National Parks.

The Best Light Hiking Socks

September 19, 2022
When hiking or backpacking, it's critical to wear socks that will perform in an array of weather conditions and landscapes, which is why we created hiking and backpacking socks designed to wick sweat quickly and protect your toes from blisters. Learn more about the best light hiking socks and how they're beneficial.

The Benefits of Merino Wool Socks

September 6, 2022
Fiber makeup is an important consideration when shopping for performance socks, which is why we are proud to add naturally benefit-rich Merino wool to our lineup of options for running socks and hiking socks. Learn about the game-changing benefits of this natural fiber.

Tara Warren Preps For UTMB's TDS Race

August 16, 2022
Team Injinji's Tara Warren will compete in the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc TDS race, characterized by challenging technical climbs and fast descents. Read about how she's prepped for the upcoming race and what she hopes to achieve.

Mission Accomplished—Mike Wardian's "Running Home" Project

August 8, 2022
Team Injinji athlete Mike Wardian, has completed his Running Home project! Mike traversed the US along route 50, from San Francisco, California to Dewey Beach, Delaware in 62 days. Mike has traveled 3,234 miles and raised over $100,00 for clean water initiatives with World Vision. A HUGE congratulations to Mike and his crew on this massive accomplishment!

The Best Socks For Running In Hot Weather

August 1, 2022
Hot weather running presents many innate challenges which makes it even more important to wear the most comfortable, functional gear. Injinji offers a variety of running socks for the heat and hot weather – find your Injinji today.

Amy Sproston Preps For Appalachian Trail FKT Attempt

July 26, 2022
In this interview with Team Injinji's Amy Sproston, we discuss her plan to score the female self-supported FKT (Fastest Known Time) for thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail. This nearly 2,200-mile feat requires a lot of preparation, from physical training, to tailoring your gear and nutrition—and Amy hopes to complete it in 50 days.

Andrew Miller's Annual Excursion to Three Sisters

July 22, 2022
Team Injinji athlete Andrew Miller guest blogs about his annual backpacking ski trip to Three Sisters in Oregon, where he describes summiting the sisters and skiing untracked snow down the peaks with his parents.

Injinji Athletes Toe the Line at the Hardrock 100

July 12, 2022
Three athletes from Team Injinji prepare for one the toughest 100-mile ultramarathons out there, the Hardrock 100. Combining radical vert, varied temperatures and climates, and honoring the history of miners in the San Juan Mountain range, it is one of the ultrarunning community's most favored races.