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On Test: New Balance 890 Road Shoe

Posted on by Run Stu

Brand New, a mere 274grams and a price tag that makes you wonder just how good is this trainer?  With a suggested retail price of £75, this appears to be one shoe that is bucking the global trend of price hikes.  New Balance are celebrating 30 years of shoe manufacturing in the UK this year and in doing so have launched a new range of REVlite running shoes. The 890 is one of the first in that series. For me it was straight out of the box and onto my feet.  Yes we had sold a few pairs in the store, … Continue reading

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Ultras a go go…

Posted on by Guest Blogger

Ultra- A definition… pref. 1. Beyond; on the other side of. 2. Beyond the range, scope, or limit of. 3. Far beyond the normal or proper degree of. There’s a lot more interest in ultra distances than ever before.  Accelerate love them!  They’re gaining momentum world wide, and have many people arguing for the kind of exposure previously reserved for races like the London Marathon.  Dean Karnazes, described as the ‘fittest man in the world’ has long been a massive inspiration, writing best selling books about his achievements in Ultra distance running. Big names like Anton Krupika, Hal Koerner, Geoff Roes , Kilian … Continue reading

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