Compression Gear Reviews

  • 2XU Compression Performance Run Sleeves Review

    15th August 2014

    2XU Compression Performance Run Sleeves tested, rated and reviewed 2XU Compression Performance Run Sleeves £32 2xushop.co.uk These calf guards from 2XU feature varying levels of compression to increase blood flow – for greater muscle oxygenation and quicker recovery times –…

  • 2XU Quad Compression Sleeves Review

    9th June 2014

    Compression quad sleeves from 2XU tested, rated and reviewed 2XU Quad Sleeves £35 2xushop.co.uk Compression gear isn’t new, but we found that these quad sleeves from 2XU make the experience much more comfortable. There’s no annoying waistband or groin chafing…

  • RST Contour Plus Compression Socks Review

    10th May 2014

    RST’s Contour Plus Compression Socks tested, rated and reviewed RST Contour Plus Compression Socks £12.99 cycledivision.co.uk RST’s compression socks offer more than just a low price. Graduated compression works where it’s needed most to help improve blood flow and flush…

  • Oakley Compression Top Review

    4th July 2013

    Our verdict on Oakley’s foray into compression wear Oakley Compression Long Sleeve £35 oakley.com While eyewear giant Oakley may not be the obvious choice for compression wear, its new long-sleeve top is well worth a look. Typically for the detail-obsessed…

  • Asics Sport Compression Socks Review

    22nd March 2013

    We give our expert opinion on these brand new compression socks from Asics.  Asics Sport Compression Socks £18 www.asics.co.uk Compression remains a hot topic in triathlon. Useful for muscle control while involved in activity, some insist that protecting the muscles…

  • Linebreak LS compression Baselayer Review

    25th December 2012

    We reveal our verdict on the Linebreak LS compression baselayer. Linebreak LS compression baselayer £50 www.blksport.com Linebreak are another Aussie compression wear brand who are beginning to make a mark in the UK with their own take on tight-fitting, performance-enhancing…

  • Zensah Compression 3/4 Capri Review

    30th November 2012

    Get the low down on these ladies’ compression tights in our Zensah Compression 3/4 Capri review. Zensah Compression 3/4 Capri Zensah Compression 3/4 Capri £45 www.zensah.com American brand Zensah are making their first steps into the UK market and our…

  • Compressport R.Socks Review

    26th November 2012

    We reveal our verdict on these compression socks in our Compressport R.Socks review. Compressport R.Socks Compressport R.Socks £15 www.compressport.uk.com These socks aren’t especially tall with a short – by compression sock standards – 10cm cuff but the fit is pre-formed,…

  • Compressport Triathlon Shirt And Shorts Review

    27th October 2012

    We review Compressports’s triathlon shirt and shorts. Compressport Triathlon Shirt £65, Triathlon Short £85 Compressport.uk.com This seamless triathlon shirt has areas of light compression, hydrophobic and antibacterial fabric. There are also angled pockets on the back for easy gel storage.…

  • Best Compression Gear Review

    25th October 2012

    We test some of the best compression gear on the market in our best compression gear review. Read more of our triathlon gear reviews here. Adidas TechFit Preparation tights £30 www.adidas.com The Adidas TechFit tights are thin enough to comfortably…