Cycle guides
  • Buying guides
    Fastpack image
    14 May 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    Speed-hiking - also called fast-packing or sometimes rapid hiking - is changing the perception of outdoor activity, combining elements of trail running and traditional hiking into an exciting hybrid that embraces performance, fitness, and speed.
  • Training guides
    Five UK trails you can't miss
    10 May 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Montane Ambassador Jen Scotney knows a thing or two about trail running. Based in the Peak District, she manages to juggle working full-time with training and came in third in the 108 mile Spine Challenger this year. Her next goal is the 190 mile coast-to-coast race from St Bees to Robin Hood’s Bay but she took a break to tell us about her...
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    Jon Albon’s Top 5 Tips for Improving Your Running
    09 May 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Jon has been using dryrobes since 2013 and since then his racing career has hit some incredible heights, both in terms of his accomplishments and in the literal sense. As well as remaining unbeaten in every event he has entered in the Toughest Race series, he has claimed the title of OCR (Obstacle Course Racing) World champion for 4 years in a row...
  • Buying guides
    image of runner wearing ASICS run shoes
    08 May 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    Finding the right running shoe isn't just important - it's one of the single biggest equipment decisions a runner has to make. Your success and health depend on it - don't buy without reading this guide.
  • How to guides
    It’s time to shred – tips to help you make the cut
    25 Apr 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    For gym goers, the approach of summer means it’s time for all that muscle mass you’ve earned during the year to have its moment in the sun.
  • Buying guides
    Run the trails with Arc'teryx
    24 Apr 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    North Vancouver sits at the foot of the North Shore Mountains, just minutes away from skiing, climbing, and harsh mountain environments. A unique setting for a city and the perfect crucible for innovative, purposeful outdoor designs. Introducing Arc'teryx . Now available from Wiggle. Design with intent Founded by local climbers in 1989, Arc...
  • Training guides
    9 ways to bounce back after your marathon
    18 Apr 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    The months of training have finally paid off. You've joined the elite ranks of runners and completed your marathon. Tired? Achey? Running 26.2 miles might make you feel like that. If it was easy everybody would do it right? We asked our resident Wiggle runners and the The New Balance NB MCR team for their top recovery tips. You'll be back...
  • How to guides
    Salomon
    11 Apr 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    A urology specialist and long-distance trail running enthusiast has exploded many of the myths surrounding hydration during long endurance runs.
  • Buying guides
    Ronhill Infinity Marathon Twin Short
    11 Apr 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    The running short appears to be a fairly simple garment, but there is much more to these diminutive trousers. Whether you're running road, track, or trail, find out the perfect shorts for your style.
  • Training guides
    5 reasons why warming up will improve your training
    09 Apr 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Warming up effectively will help with injury prevention as well as overall performance. We asked Athlete Performance 's Health and Wellbeing expert Barbara Cox to tell us more. A 2006 study in the Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport concluded that correct warmup techniques could reduce the risk of injury (1). Research into warming up also...

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