At Etixx we believe that getting your nutrition right to meet the specific demands of your sport is essential. With this in mind, our elite sports nutritionist Glenn Kearney has put together sport-specific nutrition advice for road cyclists building towards a spring/ summer sportive, or triathletes focusing on cycling training.
Salomon runners are an adventurous bunch; their stomping grounds range from the local park to great big mountains. These are places where if you slip even a little bit then you risk a twisted ankle, or worse. You need footwear that offers traction and plenty of it. Enter Contagrip, Salomon’s patented non-marking, super durable outsole technology.
Wearing good quality eye protection has huge benefits when you ride or cycle - one of the first things you'll notice is that getting debris in your eyes when you least expect it will be a thing of the past. We got a pair of Adidas Tycane Pro Outdoor Sunglasses to test and asked Wiggler Ben Gray to try some out.
MuleBar would not have started without a passion to make the best energy products from the best natural ingredients. All of us at MuleBar love eating real food and we believe all our products shine with that passion. Give your body the edge. We believe the closer an ingredient is to it’s natural state the easier your
Last year we were very excited to share the leak-free fantastic-ness of the Zoggs Predator Flex goggle range. We’re therefore rather excited by the new Zoggs Predator Flex Titanium Reactor Goggle, designed for all conditions inside and out. It was the swimming goggle used by Adam ‘Ocean’ Walker – the first Briton to swim the
The wetsuit you wear is designed to help improve and optimise your performance while you swim. That’s why it essential to consider fit when buying your next wetsuit; size, feel and fit are areas you should concentrate on to really ensure you can swim with efficiency and comfort.
Open water swimming is very different from swimming in a pool and there are definitely a few things you should consider before turning up on race day. Properly preparing for the swim will ensure you can put in the best performance possible, whatever your ambitions.
Following months of training and preparation you have just exited the water into transition having achieved your best swim time to date. The last thing you want to do now is to give up a chunk of unnecessary time in transition by fumbling around and wrestling with your wetsuit.
A wetsuit is a very important part triathlon or open water swimming. It’s not there only for warmth but to increase your comfort, speed and stamina. Using a cheap wetsuit which isn’t designed for swimming and will slow you down in the water and make it much harder work. A lot of research, development and
Sleep is an essential part of any training plan; it’s when your body is in its optimal state to recover from daily life and tough physical exercise. Think about how hard you push yourself – your body has a lot of healing to do! It makes sense that you need to fuel your body through
Welcome to the future… Outside it’s cold and dark; but who cares? – you can climb Alpe d’Huez from the comfort of your living room! Direct drive virtual reality training is the way forward. Tim Wiggins has been testing out the top of the range option from Italian brand Elite…
Etixx nutrition sponsors some of the finest pro teams in the sporting world – not least Etixx – Quick-Step Pro Cycling Team, home to Mark Cavendish and Tony Martin, amongst others. These are athletes that dedicate every day of the year to becoming the best sportspeople possible. The winter is no time to slack off! Whether
What makes Orca’s wetsuit so fast in the water? It’s a question Wiggle’s swim manager Suzannah Cranwell answers in this excellent guide by explaining the various technologies that Orca uses in order to create wetsuits that are fast, super lightweight and incredibly comfortable – #goodstuff.
If you’re taking part in a marathon it’s likely that you’ve been training hard in order to be in peak condition for your 26.2 miles. We’ve teamed up with HIGH5 nutrition to bring you this marathon nutrition plan to make sure you’re aware of how to eat before, during and after your event – #goodstuff
Aero helmets were everywhere in the pro peloton in 2014, and there is reason to believe they’ll be even more wide-spread in 2015. In this review, we take a look at the Kask Infinity – the top of the range model from the Italian brand, who kit out Team Sky. Is it able to provide
The Get Speedo Fit swimming program has been created to help you get the most out your time at the pool. This ‘improver’ guide is designed to help experienced swimmers who would benefit with some help and guidance to further improve their performance.