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  • Running Shoe Reviews: £70 Or Under

    1st September 2010

    We review these great entry-level running shorts. Brooks T6 Racer £55 www.brooksrunning.co.uk 173g A super-light slipper for races up to 10K, this can clearly go the distance for lighter runners: it’s Chrissie Wellington’s favourite shoe. It’s stripped down, very breathable,…

  • Zefal Husky Track Pump Review

    1st September 2010

    This offering from Zefal has its faults but is a pump that could last you a lifetime… £59.99 www.zyro.co.uk Taking it all on its broad beech-wood shoulders is this retro, but ultra-reliable pump from Zefal. There are some things about…

  • Keeping Fitness While Pregnant

    1st September 2010

    Having a baby doesn’t mean you need to give up on your favourite sport… Staying active during pregnancy is just as important for your health as when you’re not pregnant, although you’ll have to change the way you approach training.…

  • Running Shoe Reviews: £75-£90

    1st September 2010

    We review these great mid-range running shoes. New Balance 905 £75 www.newbalance.co.uk 296g Towards the heavier end of the racing shoes spectrum, this is a more stable model than most. It has New Balance’s TS2 ‘transitional support system’ – basically…

  • The Rules Of Running

    1st September 2010

    Take a page from the rulebook of running to change the way you train… We all have one goal when we’re training – improvement. But achieving a steady progression in running isn’t a simple case of pushing yourself harder and…

  • Running Shoe Reviews: £100 Plus

    1st September 2010

    We review these high-end running shoes. Newton Distance £120 www.newtonrunning.co.uk 244g Running in a pair of Newtons is a bit like driving a French car: it feels very different to start with, but once you get used to it and…

  • Suunto Core Sports Watch Review

    1st September 2010

    The Core watch comes with a few more rugged features than your average timepiece, including an in-built barometer, altimeter and a magnetic compass. £230 www.suunto.com www.amersports.com The Core watch comes with a few more rugged features than your average timepiece,…

  • Tri Suit Reviews: Under £80

    1st September 2010

    We review the best entry-level tri suits under £80. More Mile Tri Suit £29.99 www.startfitness.co.uk We’ve never seen a tri race suit for less than 50 quid before and were intrigued to see how this would perform. While it couldn’t…

  • Trek Speed Concept 9 Bike Review

    1st September 2010

    We fire up the Trek Speed Concept 9 for our Four Ride review. First ride Trek’s Speed Concept aero bike has a top feature set, with slick solutions for carrying tools and food that make the bike more aero. The…

  • Tri Suit Reviews: £80-£100

    1st September 2010

    These four tri suits all come in at £100 or less, but they’re a bit of a mixed bunch… Craft Elite Tri Suit £80 www.craft.se The first suit in our test to go by the name Elite just about lives…