Hydration and performance advice for athletes

Orange Mud P.F.V. (Phone. Flask. Vest.) Hydration Pack Review
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Orange Mud P.F.V. (Phone. Flask. Vest.) Hydration Pack Review

I’ve got to admit, the P.F.V (Phone. Flask. Vest.) Hydration Pack was the first running hydration pack I’ve used as I rarely run over...

James reviews the FoodCell® Aerodynamic Food Carrier
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James reviews the FoodCell® Aerodynamic Food Carrier

We’ve known Mark Tallon for a couple of years now, he's well-regarded in the world of sports nutrition and we’ve often bounced around...

Andy reviews the Aftershokz Trekz Air bone conduction wireless headphones
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Andy reviews the Aftershokz Trekz Air bone conduction wireless headphones

I picked up a pair of these at the Ride London expo and thought I'd share my thoughts in case you're in the...

Do the inov-8 X Talon 212s hold up during a swimrun?
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Do the inov-8 X Talon 212s hold up during a swimrun?

I’ve run in many different pairs of inov-8 shoes over the years. I had a pair of the early 2004 Mudroc’s that...

Andy reviews Sundried's
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Andy reviews Sundried's "ethical activewear"

Training gear made from recycled coffee grounds?! The first I heard of that was when I met the folks at Sundried and, well,...

What did Andy think of the HEAD Swimrun Race wetsuit?
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What did Andy think of the HEAD Swimrun Race wetsuit?

Back in 2014 I raced the ÖTILLÖ World Championship race in Stockholm and that feels like a very long time ago now...

Want to get into Andy's pants? Runderwear: Seamless, moisture-wicking running underwear review.
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Want to get into Andy's pants? Runderwear: Seamless, moisture-wicking running underwear review.

Lets be honest anyone who has run a lot has probably, at one time or another, suffered with some kind of unpleasant...

A shoe just for Swimrun? Will Newbery reviews the Vivobarefoot Primus Swimrun shoes.
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A shoe just for Swimrun? Will Newbery reviews the Vivobarefoot Primus Swimrun shoes.

I recently had the pleasure of racing ÖTILLÖ Isles of Scilly with Andy and it’s a race I’d definitely recommend. One of...

Gear review: EVOSSI Discover Gilet
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Gear review: EVOSSI Discover Gilet

EVOSSI are a UK based activewear start up founded by Ed Flood. We met Ed at London Triathlon Show earlier this year when I liked the...

How Tom Evans came 3rd at the Marathon Des Sables.
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How Tom Evans came 3rd at the Marathon Des Sables.

Every year we Sweat Test 40-50 athletes heading out to the Moroccan Sahara to tackle the gruelling 251km, 7 stage desert ultra...

Andy tests out the new Montrail FluidFlex FKT trail running shoes.
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Andy tests out the new Montrail FluidFlex FKT trail running shoes.

 US-based trail running shoe and hiking boot brand Montrail have been around for a re-assuringly long time (since 1982 in fact, though...

How to carry fluids (and other essentials) whilst trail running.
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How to carry your fluids (and other essentials) when trail-running.

Having used the lightweight inov-8 Race Elite Vest for quite a few trail-running races in the past, I was really pleased to...

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