Active wear

  • Review: The North Face Women’s Dynamix T-Shirt

    Review: The North Face Women’s Dynamix T-Shirt

    19th May 2016

    Our testers assess this women’s option from The North Face £45 Weight: 130g Sizes: XS-L This T-Shirt is part of The North Face’s range designed for training. Having tested a few pieces from this collection the feature that stands out…

  • Animal launches new fitness clothing collection

    Animal launches new fitness clothing collection

    14th April 2016

    Clothing brand Animal (traditionally known for surf apparel) has launched its new ‘Active’ range of clothing for fitness and training. The line comprises a number of men’s and women’s products all made with comfortable and weather-resistant material suited for outdoor activity.…

  • The North Face launches new Mountain Athletics range

    The North Face launches new Mountain Athletics range

    8th April 2016

    Blacks is the latest outdoor store to announce it will be stocking The North Face’s new Mountain Athletics collection of training clothing. From trail running to skiing, climbing to cycling; it’s a range designed to support outdoor enthusiasts preparing for…

  • Mr Black’s Garment Essentials Sports Range

    Mr Black’s Garment Essentials Sports Range

    6th November 2015

    Australian company Mr Black have launched a new range of wash and refresh products, designed to restore your clothes to their former cleanliness after your latest outdoor activity. The range features dedicated Refresh sprays (£9.95) and Wash formulations (£13.50) specifically…

  • Finisterre launches new cold water surf wetsuit

    Finisterre launches new cold water surf wetsuit

    6th November 2015

    Finisiterre have launched their new wetsuit, specifically designed for UK waters. In a first for the wetsuit industry, the R&D and testing process was crowd-sourced during AW 14/15 using ordinary British surfers as part of the exclusive Wetsuit Tester Programme.…

  • Gregory launch new Trail Running collection

    Gregory launch new Trail Running collection

    30th September 2015

    Gregory have released their new ‘Trail Running’ collection for Autumn Winter 2015 The mini collection features the men’s Tempo, available in 3 sizes and 2 colour ways, and the women’s Pace, also in 3 different sizes and 2 colours.  …

  • On test: running jackets

    On test: running jackets

    22nd July 2015

    Speed through summer with a running jacket that will fend off the wind and keep out the showers… Just as you think you know everything you need to about running jackets, the manufacturers move boundaries. Breathability, wind resistance and waterproofing have been mainstays of the summer market, but…

  • Running tights review

    Running tights review

    28th January 2015

     Keep your muscles warm on your winter runs with a new pair of leggings. You don’t have to go back too far in running history to enter ‘the time before running tights’. Legends like Steve Ovett and Seb Coe trotted…