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Hi! And welcome to the Trek and Run pages for all running, hiking, cycling and canoeing related gear reviews. When you’re ready to return to the main Trek and Run site, click here – www.trekandrun.com – But before then, please browse the categories on the right of the page to see the product we’ve used and reviewed. If you didn’t already know we at Trek and Run review the kit extensively, with each piece being used for a minimum of 3 weeks (which is ever so slightly different to the other…

TomTom Adventurer GPS watch

The GPS watch market is becoming quite busy with most manufacturers offering a watch for all occasions, making it difficult for consumers to choose which is the best for their needs. However with specialist models available for running, cycling, swimming, triathlon, and various other sports, is there any one product which covers ‘all of the above’ and if so, is it good enough to cover all sports effectively, as well as functioning as an actual watch? In October 2016, alongside a refresh of their Spark and Runner watches, TomTom launched the new ‘Adventurer GPS Outdoor Watch’ and…

Genuine Health fast pain relief+

They Say - We know that when it comes to managing your pain, you want something that not only works, but works fast. BiovaFlex® is the answer with results that speak for themselves! In a study consisting of forty-two subjects suffering from knee joint pain, significant reductions in pain were reported after just 5 days versus placebo; that is right FIVE days! When it comes to managing pain from something like osteoarthritis, you know that results this fast are almost unprecedented. And the effects didn’t stop there. By the end of…

Altura Peloton Progel bib shorts

They Say – Our most popular waist shorts with a multi-density ProGel™ 3D pad delivering ultimate comfort in the saddle, keeping you riding longer. Product features: Altura Dry™ technology is engineered to move excess moisture away from the skin, keeping you dry and comfortable Altura ProGel™ 3D mold construction pad. Featuring ProGel™ and Altura Dry™ technology Body mapping mesh zones for enhanced breathability Integrated silicon grip detailing delivers enhanced fit Strategically located retroreflective trims for increased visibility Fitted We Say – At the risk of upsetting any serious cyclists reading…

Brooks Launch 3 Running Shoes

They Say - Rocket through runs in this streamlined, neutral men’s running shoe. The DNA midsole cushioning dynamically adapts to your size and speed for amazing energy return, the midfoot is shaped for fast heel-to-toe transitions, and added rubber in the forefoot gives you extra-springy push-off. Plus, the ultra light upper maximizes ventilation to keep your feet cool and dry. It all comes together in these men’s running shoes to make for fun, comfortable, and out-of-this-world runs. Features; BIOMOGO DNA MIDSOLE CUSHIONING dynamically adapts to every step and stride BLOWN RUBBER enhances forefoot…

Brooks Men’s PureGrit 5 Trail Running Shoes

They Say - Feel more connected than ever to the trail beneath your feet. The men’s PureGrit 5 trail-running shoes let your feet lead the way, offering lightweight cushioning and protecting against rocky terrain without sacrificing feel. We Say - The Pure Grit 5 is the latest 4mm drop lightweight trail shoe from Brooks Running. The first thing you’ll notice when you lace up a pair of these is that they are really comfortable. In fact I’m pretty sure I don’t own any other shoes, running or otherwise, that are this comfortable. You…

Brooks Cascadia 11 Trail Running Shoes

They Say - Like an SUV for your feet, these supportive men’s trail shoes deliver a cushioned, balanced, ride—the best all-around, versatile shoe for adventures out and about. Feet stay comfortable and secure with trail-specific technologies that add a layer of protection, including a four-pivot system that acts like a personalized suspension system on tricky terrain, a ballistic rock shield to protect feet from hazards, and a rugged outsole that provides great traction on wet surfaces. New to this edition of trail shoes for men is a redesigned forefoot for improved…

Brooks Pure Cadence 5 Road Running Shoes

They Say - Be one with the run in this flexible men’s running shoe that serves up just the right amount of support. A new, lightweight Guide Rail system helps your entire body align with the way it wants to run, BioMoGo DNA midsole cushioning dynamically adapts to every step, and Omega Flex Grooves allow for added flexibility as you step. Plus, a rounded heel shifts impact forward to minimize joint stress. Built to keep your body running naturally, these sleek running shoes for men harness the power of 3D Fit…

Helly Hansen OXFORD LS SHIRT, FRASER SHIRT & CHINOS

OXFORD LS SHIRT They Say - The HH® classic oxford shirt with just the right amount of detailing and quality that makes this a wardrobe staple. Features Cotton oxford Button down collar Chest pocket Pleat and loop at back Helly Hansen embroidery at bottom sleeve We Say – Like the Fraser shirt and Chinos that I’ll talk about next, I took this Oxford shirt on my late spring tours around England and Greece, and have now been wearing it a lot in the brilliantly sunny summer we’ve been having in Toronto…

Scimitar Sports ‘Retro Range’ run vest and cycle jersey

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles run vest RRP £24.95 They Say – The Scimitar Sports TMNT Running Vest, designed for secret ninja turtles. Crafted with superior material to a professional standard with your comfort in mind, the Scimitar Sports TMNT Running Vest is perfect for timed events, training runs and even gym sessions. Our exclusive license with Nickelodeon means you won’t get this product anywhere else. What’s more, this premium running vest has been designed to offer you a suite of professional advantages. Key Features: Designed and created the only way…

Helly Hansen DUFFEL TROLLEY 90L

They Say – The Helly Hansen wheeled trolley bag is customized for the demanding traveler who wants convenient storage with great quality and a sporty look. This 90-liter bag is the perfect luggage solution for extended trips. Features Hard wearing Extendable handle Compression straps Name tag holder Durable, low friction wheels Internal pockets HH and Helly Hansen logo We Say – I got this bag first and foremost because of it’s unique look. I like to be able to pick my luggage out easily, whether it be from the airport…