Author Archive | Kay Allen

#Top7Trail – August 2017

  Here’s August’s lists, a bit late as we are still cooling off from the Sizzling7 lists! Last month the release of the Altra Timp stole the show, and we were left wondering if it could keep up it’s frenzied sale’s pace.  It held steady for August, dropping a spot on the women’s list as […]

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#Top7Trail – July 2017

Altra Running continues to dominate the trail this month. July saw the release of the long anticipated Trail Timp and the latest edition Lone Peak, the 3.5, hit the shelves too. Both immensely popular, they’ve been battling it out between themselves for top sales and it’s neck and neck. While the Timp beat out the […]

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#MustHave7 for 2017

We love our #Top7 lists! Especially towards the end of the year. Here’s a new list for us: the #MustHave7 – The seven trail running shoes all shops should have to start 2017. To spread the love, we restricted it to one model per brand maximum. 1) Altra Lone Peak 3.0 – One of only […]

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#Top7 Trail Shoes – OCTOBER 2016

Here it is! No real surprises with this month’s list of best selling trail shoes from Seven Hills Running Shop. The roomy and cushy Altra Lone Peak 3.0 is still wowing runners with its updated grippy sole and continues to reign supreme for both men and women. Its waterproof counterpart, the Altra Lone Peak 3.0 […]

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#Top7 Trail Shoes – AUGUST 2016

Sad news from Pearl Izumi this month when they made the shock announcement that they are closing their running division and will only be concentrating on making shoes and apparel for cyclists. This has left a lot of our devoted Pearl Izumi customers upset and scrabbling to grab their favorite shoes from remaining stock, or […]

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#Top7 Trail shoes – July 2016

One list to rule them all! This month we only have one #top7trail shoe list to share. The men and women trail runners purchasing shoes at Seven Hills Running Shop agreed with their feet and the top seven shoes stacked up the same for both sexes. I think it might well be a first! GOLD: […]

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For several years now #seeyouinsquaw has been a popular hashtag for the Western States Endurance Run. Thus it’s easy to see why we started to use #7inSquaw to talk about all of our shop regulars, employees, sponsored runners or Team 7hills members who will be down at Western States. This year we have 3 sponsored […]

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photo credit: Glenn Tachiyama

Top 7 Trail Running Shoes April

  April has come and gone–fast!!  Here were the best-selling shoes at the shop for the past month. WOMEN #Top7 Hoka Challenger 2 Saucony Peregrine 6 Merrell All Out Peak Altra Lone Peak 2.5 Altra Olympus 2.0 Pearl Izumi Trail N3 Pearl Izumi Trail N2 MEN #Top7 Altra Olympus 2.0 Altra Lone Peak 2.5 Pearl […]

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#7Questions for Masazumi Fujioka

Team7Hills sponsored runner Masazumi Fujioka is having an amazing start to 2016. In February he won the Rainshadow Running Orcas Island 50k and on April 8th he raced his way back on to the top podium spot at the Zion 100. Featuring four rather stiff climbs and some stunning scenery, the Zion 100 is a […]

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Photos by Glenn Tachiyama