Reviews

Healthy Start Holidays

Rik and Laura founded Healthy Start Holidays in 2015. In this quick interview, they explain what’s on offer, and who would be interested in coming along. What is Healthy Start Holidays all about? We see people wanting to make steps towards being healthier, but not always finding themselves represented by the extreme approaches to sport [...]

By | December 22nd, 2015|Articles, Reviews|0 Comments

Ultimate Performance Elastic Laces

Ultimate Performance Elastic Laces Spike Media kindly sent me some of these UP laces to try out and review. The laces combine a tough elastic bungee cord with a spring-loaded lock; giving firm, secure and comfortable fit to your shoes. No need to tie shoe laces again! The elastic laces were a great improvement on [...]

By | December 15th, 2015|Reviews|0 Comments

Flip Belt review

Flip Belt review As a runner and cyclist I often struggle to carry the items I need while exercising. Whilst I do travel light, I always like to carry my phone, keys, some money and on long runs, my Ipod. I have tried a few different belts (not big enough!), waist bags (too bouncy!) and [...]

By | October 21st, 2014|Reviews|0 Comments

New Balance 1260

New Balance 1260 I have been lucky enough to test drive a new pair of New Balance training shoes 1260 (predecessor to the 1226). These are a stability shoe with an abundance of technology,  for runners who pronate. This shoe has been awarded Editors Choice from Runners World Autumn/Winter shoe guide. I was keen to try [...]

By | November 14th, 2013|Reviews|0 Comments

Club La Santa 2012

Club La Santa 2012 As it is Olympic  year I decided to treat myself and my boys to a holiday in Club La Santa, the sports complex in Lanzarote. We have not visited for some 4 years so we were ready for the trip and of course we needed a bit of pre Olympic training! Due [...]

By | November 14th, 2013|Reviews|0 Comments

Get kitted out with Thoosa

Get kitted out with Thoosa! I have been testing products from Thoosa this last week, having worn their tops for a while for running and circuit classes. Read below to see what I thought. We could wear any old kit for running and working out but there is something great about wearing good looking, comfortable kit to [...]

By | November 14th, 2013|Reviews|0 Comments

Better Body Workouts for Women – Book Review

  Better Body Workouts for Women - Book Review I was kindly sent this new book by Dean Hodgkin and Caroline Pearce to review. Dean Hodgkin is a fitness expert who writes for Bodyfit (a leading women's fitness magazine). Caroline Pearce is an international athlete, sports scientist presenter and formerly Ice from Gladiators! I enjoyed [...]

By | November 14th, 2013|Reviews|0 Comments

Sports bras – for less bounce!

Sports bras - for less bounce! Moving comfort Juno Bra £39.95 When I took this bra out of the packet it was quite different from bra's I have tried before. Once I had got it on I realised what a great bra it is. I love it. It was a great fit (using my usual [...]

By | November 14th, 2013|Reviews|0 Comments

Better Body Workouts for Women – Book Review

  Better Body Workouts for Women - Book Review I was kindly sent this new book by Dean Hodgkin and Caroline Pearce to review. Dean Hodgkin is a fitness expert who writes for Bodyfit (a leading women's fitness magazine). Caroline Pearce is an international athlete, sports scientist presenter and formerly Ice from Gladiators! I enjoyed [...]

By | November 12th, 2013|Reviews|0 Comments

Sports bras – for less bounce!

Sports bras - for less bounce! Moving comfort Juno Bra £39.95 When I took this bra out of the packet it was quite different from bra's I have tried before. Once I had got it on I realised what a great bra it is. I love it. It was a great fit (using my usual [...]

By | May 9th, 2013|Reviews|0 Comments