Category Archives: gear review

R4YL hints Hoka OneOne the ‘next big thing’.

 

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I Owe U One Post

Damn sloppy – too much running, not enough blogging? Ha, no such thing as too much running. And I certainly haven’t been doing it if there is. It’s a nervous exciting freaked out busy time. Heading off in 2 weeks … Continue reading

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Gear Review to come – Salomon Advanced Skin 12L

Assuming no flesh compartments in my legs explode this weekend I’ll be taking my new Salomon Advanced Skin 12Lutterly futuristic trail running pack for a hit-out. It’s been specially released for UTMB but I don’t think I’ll be anywhere near … Continue reading

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Beating blisters on the trail: Sealskinz Waterproof Socks.

Many elements go into properly screwing up your feet on a long run – poor conditioning, bad hydration, poor nutrition, weather (extreme heat or rain), environment (puddles, creeks, etc.), inappropriate gear choices such as bad sock/shoe combinations, even slightly wrongsized … Continue reading

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Seal Skinz Hi Vis waterproof socks SUCK!!

SealSkinz Hi Vis Socks are ideal if you want a fat sock to fill out a half-size too large shoe or you think a blowjob from blind sock puppet twins is ever worth $35. But don’t buy them if you’re … Continue reading

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