Running Gear

  • Nike Free Run 2+ Running Shoes Review

    21st November 2011

    Nike Free Run 2+ £70 www.nike.com There’s been a lot of hype about barefoot-style running shoes lately, but Nike Free Run+2 offer something different to most other manufacturers. Their cushioning is similar to traditional running shoes, but they have deep…

  • Scott Aztec 2 Trail Shoes Review

    1st November 2011

    Scott Aztec 2 Trail Shoes £99 www.scott-sports.com Scott Aztec 2 Trail Shoes These brightly coloured trail shoes have several innovative design features that divided our testers’ opinions. For example, the sides overlap to hold your mid-foot and heel securely in…

  • Best Trail Running Shoes Review

    6th October 2011

    We’ve reviewed 11 pairs of the best trail running shoes to get you get off road and on the pace Running off road is great for winter training, we review 11 of the best pairs out there. Find more group…

  • PureLime 0096 Compression Bra HRM Review

    5th October 2011

    PureLime 0096 Compression Bra HRM £44.99 www.purelime.com PureLime 0096 Compression Bra Hrm We have to admit to being a bit skeptical when we were told this was the ‘first heartrate- monitor compatible bra’. We’ve seen bras with loops for your…

  • Best Compression Calf Guards Review

    29th September 2011

    We’ve reviewed six of the best compression calf guards to see which compress to impress. Compression Calf Guards (reviewed left to right) Skins A400 Women’s Compression Calf Tights £32.50 www.skins.net While we love the soft fabric, this sizing can come…

  • Flatlines Elastic Laces Review

    21st September 2011

    Flatlines Elastic Laces £5.99 www.flatlines.com Flatlines Laces make transition that bit quicker The smallest of details can make a big difference in a tri race, and pulling on your shoes easily in T2 and then having a comfortable run could…

  • Best Running Shoes For Triathlon Review 2011

    14th September 2011

    We’ve reviewed the best lightweight running shoes for triathlon. Find more group tests from Triathlon Plus in our other best triathlon gear reviews. Brooks T7 Racer £56 Weight 181g www.brooksrunning.com This light unisex racer carries Chrissie Wellington across the line,…

  • Best Two Piece Tri Suits Review

    12th September 2011

    We’ve reviewed 12 of the best two piece tri suits to find out which will keep you comfortable in your next triathlon. Find more group tests from Triathlon Plus in our other best triathlon gear reviews. Foor Men’s Zip Top…

  • Triathlon Gear Sales Buying Advice

    12th September 2011

    As 2012 triathlon gear arrives in stock, the sales begin. We’ve put together group tests of the best gear reviewed in Triathlon Plus this year to inform your bargain buys and make sure you get the most for your money.…

  • Inov-8 Road-X 233 Running Shoes Review

    22nd June 2011

    These barefoot-style running shoes are part of a recent craze that looks like it’s here to stay. How did they perform with our tester? £95 www.inov-8.com Over the last six months we’ve had an influx of barefoot-style running shoes to…