I have long been aware of the Canadian brand Arc'teryx, and their excellent reputation for designing clothing for mountaineers and climbers.
Monday, 06 March 2017 09:29

Salomon XA Enduro – Tested and Reviewed

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When I think about Salomon running shoes, the ones that pop into my head are the iconic Speedcross, the Sense series and the Fellraiser. For the XA, all I would think is “well built walking/approach shoe”. With the latest incarnation of the XA, that has all changed though says our…
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 06:48

Hoka One One Clayton - Tested and Reviewed

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The Clayton is Hoka One One’s premier road offering for 2016. Could this be third time lucky after a tricky relationship so far?
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 19:37

Salomon S-LAB Sense 5 Ultra - Tested and Reviewed

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The Salomon S-LAB Sense Ultra is iconic. For anyone who has an interest in Salomon’s trail running team, they will be aware of the famous red and white flash of their S-Lab Sense Ultra range. Developed and worn by the likes of Kilian Jornet, Emelie Forsberg and Tom Owens, they…
The North Face have a decorated history sponsoring elite runners and iconic trail races such as UTMB and The Endurance Series in the States. And yet, they aren’t a brand which are a go to for shoes. But is this about to change? With an athlete roster boasting the likes…
Sunday, 26 June 2016 21:21

Salming Elements - Tested and Reviewed

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I was lucky to get my hands on the Element’s before general release earlier this year and they offer something different from the Trail T1 we previously reviewed. An aggressive outsole. The Trail T1 were comfortable, but were like ice skates when the going got sloppy, full of mud. However…
Monday, 18 April 2016 22:14

Salomon Sonic Pro - Tested & Reviewed

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When I took delivery of the Sense Mantra 3 last year I ended up using them on the road more than the trail. Living in a city and having to run to the trails, more often then not, my trail shoes share 20-30% of their time spent running on man…
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