GB Age Group Triathlon / Duathlon Kit

I recently got a replacement of the new style kit in the BTF/Blade sale (note to self: be wary of sharp objects)…apparently a 2013 model that is only subtly different to the 2014 one. Apparently there are no radical differences fro 2015. Apparently. However there is a radical difference to the older ones. I was looking…

Running and triathlon gadget recommendations for 2014

These recommendations are based on products that I have used, reviewed or had access to use ‘for a while’. I mostly focus on the capability of the gadget itself rather than the app or software that may accompany it. Obviously the software *IS* still a key part of the offering and most vendors strive to continually improve…

Christmas 2014 Running / Tri Gifts

It’s definitely better to be a cyclist than a runner at Christmas…so many more goodies to be bought. But for those of you who are runners (or runners’ partners) then here are some new and some more unusual presents you can buy to meet those running needs this Christmas. [I’ll update this over the next…

Ultimate Performance UP Silicon Toe Protector

Running Toe Protectors, Ultimate Performance, Silicon

Ultimate Performance Running Toe Protectors These running toe protectors are made from SILICON by the company “Ultimate Performance”. Hence the name “Ultimate Performance Running Toe Protectors“. Now you know. I’ve also added a bit on Injinji running socks, below, as they seem to help prevent blisters too. As the well-known, mutant-footed compatriot of the5krunners I tested and penned…