‘The Basics’ – a regular look at the simple elements which make running gear useful to the runner. Explanations for those who don’t yet know, along with some facts to cut through the marketing nonsense out there, of which there is plenty! Part one was Midsoles Part two was Outsoles Today – it’s clothing. There’s clothing and there’s clothing. We’ll use the common T-Shirt, or ‘Tee’ as our example. For running purposes, there are certain priorities: Moisture Management Temperature Regulation Bacteria Management Anti-Chafe Weather Resistance UV Protection Use within a layering system… Let’s take a look at these criteria in … Continue reading
to We all love to run in great places, a city or out in the country. Perhaps to explore, for running inspiration or even to sight-see. All helps to make the run pass with more interest. The mere act of running must surely leave us with a low carbon-footprint. Be a good thing for the environment, a great way of saving money, perhaps, with a daily commute of running to and from work? Yet, it may just be worse than you could have ever imagined. It’s not what you are doing, the running. It’s what you are wearing, the choice you … Continue reading
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