Footwear

  • Get a grip: Shoes for hitting the trail

    Get a grip: Shoes for hitting the trail

    24th August 2016

    When you head onto grassy paths, rocky trails and muddy forest tracks you need a pair of shoes with support, traction and protection so all you have to focus on is enjoying the run

  • Review: The North Face Women’s Litewave Ampere Shoe

    Review: The North Face Women’s Litewave Ampere Shoe

    19th May 2016

    New training shoe from The North Face Mountain Athletics range  These are without a doubt one of the most comfortable pair of trainers I have ever tried. I am accustomed to a more structured shoe, so at first I was…

  • This Month’s top 6: Marathon shoes

    This Month’s top 6: Marathon shoes

    2nd March 2016

    Spring marathon in your sights? It’s time to sort your footwear for long, comfortable runs. Heartbreaker Marathon & Half – 28.2.16 – www.racenewforest.co.uk 1) Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit, £110 nike.com The “Free” in the name indicates this shoe has an emphasis on “natural…

  • Keen’s new mountain boot

    Keen’s new mountain boot

    12th November 2015

    Designed for technical ascents and longer backpacking trips on challenging terrain, the Liberty Ridge is described as the flaghsip of Keen’s new hiking collection. Made in Keen’s new European factory, the Liberty Ridge is crafted from a single piece of…

  • Get a grip: Trail shoes

    Get a grip: Trail shoes

    9th November 2015

    When you head onto grassy paths, rocky trails and muddy forest tracks you need a pair of shoes with support, traction and protection so all you have to focus on is enjoying the run. 1) Mammut MTR 201 Pro Low £120 mammut.ch This is a shoe that takes rugged ground…