• Products,  Running

    The Life of a Wear Tester

    A little over a year ago, I discovered something awesome—wear testing shoes for different companies. I read about it somewhere, applied, got accepted, and have been happy ever since. Wear testing is great—I love getting a “behind the scenes” look at shoes. You really get to appreciate all of the thought, effort, and evaluation that goes into each pair of shoes. Things like shoelace length, heel collar height, sagging tongues, and colors all get tested and retested so that consumers can get a perfect experience once they buy the shoes. What goes on in the mysterious world of wear testing, you ask? Basically, the company sends you the shoes with…