Category Archives: Equipment

Berghaus Voltage Jacket

Berghaus Voltage Jacket Review Depending on what type of running I’m doing I use different waterproof jackets.  For fell races I go for as small and lightweight as possible and use the Montane Minimus smock. However for day to day … Continue reading

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Alpkit Headtorch Review

What’s the best headtorch for trail running? Well if you want to light up the whole hillside with hundreds of lumens you could shell out the best part of £150 on a Petzl Nao or the 550 lumen Silva Runner. … Continue reading

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Firefly Electrostimulation

Fell running, particularly steeply uphill puts a great deal of stress on the lower leg muscles. I frequently suffer from sore or tight calves, especially after racing and often need a couple of days recovery before I can run again … Continue reading

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Bounce Energy Balls

Add some Bounce to your bum-bag! More food for thought in regards to fuelling your running.  I have recently discovered Bounce Energy Balls, another healthy way to get the carbohydrate and protein for energy and repair that fell running demands.  A … Continue reading

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Mule Fuel

Mule Bar Review Always on the look out for products to fuel my running and recovery I recently came across Mule Bar products.  Based in the UK (which I like) they produce a range of items including energy bars, protein … Continue reading

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Nourish Me Now

Recovery is an important aspect of training for anyone taking fell running seriously. Races, hard training sessions and long runs all require proper nutrition to aid recovery. Whilst going for a pint is a sociable way of rounding off your … Continue reading

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Safesport id Wristband

Don’t fall down a rabbit hole! These words have become a bit of a joke and I hear them every time I leave the house to go fell running.  But joking aside fell running can be hazardous.  If I’m heading … Continue reading

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Inov-8 Muclaw 300. One thousand km and still going!

This weekend I clocked up my one thousandth kilometre in my Inov-8 Mudclaw 300’s. For a shoe that has to put up with the harshest of treatment; the acidic peat of the Peak District and the abrasive gritstone and rough … Continue reading

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Salomon XA Pro 3D Review

The Salomon XA Pro 3D is a trail running shoe rather than a fell shoe that I would normally wear. However I do run on trails and wearing a more aggressive sole is sometimes overkill so with Salomon’s good reputation … Continue reading

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Blizzard Bags

Winter fell and trail running in remote areas can be hazardous. Have you ever had to stop running whilst wearing only a thin base layer and waterproof top? If so you will have realised that it doesn’t take long to … Continue reading

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