Socks 101

Still wearing those old cotton socks you used in gym class?  Here's some information on Synthetic socks and why most runners swear by them, not at them:

Still not convinced?  Here's a few simple reasons why you should make the switch to snythetic:

Cotton
  • extremely poor wicking characteristics -retains 3-4x the moisture of a synthetic
  • poor friction control
  • not very elastic -stretch easily
Snythetic
  • excellent moisture management
  • excellent friction control
  • retain their shape

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