Review : Brooks Cascadia 13

A few months ago I was on the hunt for my very first pair of trail running shoes. I wasn’t sure what to look for or what brand to buy… or even what features you need on a trail running shoe! So hopefully this review might help someone in the same position to me. I…

Review : Salomon Advanced Skin 12 Set

I had seen people wearing hydration vests but didn’t really know where to start. I knew I am not a fan of bladders and wanted bottles instead and lots of pockets. Very technical! I did a little reading and was overwhelmed with the amount of choice out there. There are so many options… So, I…

What should I take?! Packing for my first 24 hour race

A few days ago I took part in MK24. I thought long and hard about what was essential and what wasn’t but I still ended up with everything plus the kitchen sink. Being my first 24 hr race I was pretty clueless on what to take, so if I can help anyone else in the…

Best of 2018

I started the year as not a runner (at all) and discovered a love for it while starting my weight loss journey. I have improved my 5km time from over an hour, to 46:51 and I hope to improve still on this time. I discovered a love of virtual races and real life ones too,…