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iWhite ‘Instant Teeth Whitening’ Tooth Polisher – RRP £39.99 (Whitening Gel refills RRP £9.99)

By Dave Sherman We runners, and especially us endurance athletes, must really hate our teeth with the amount we put them through… That may seem like a bold statement but let’s take a quick look at the grief our teeth encounter in the lead up to, and during, a typical marathon, ultra or long distance triathlon: During our long runs we’ll typically knock back energy gel after energy gel, or if you prefer the natural alternative – sugary fruits or homemade energy bars featuring dates, honey, agave and many other…

SoftFibre & Hydrofibre Trek Towels

They Say - The SoftFibre Trek Towel is the softest travel towel available. As well as being ultra soft it is also highly absorbent and very compact. The Trek Towel is ideal for travel, outdoors and sports. The Trek Towel will absorb 9 times its own weight in water and dry 8 times quicker than a standard beach towel. Each towel is treated with unique permanent antibacterial protection which ensures the towel will not develop odours or grow bacteria (even in warm climates). There are a number of sizes, prints and…

RESULT SNOOD SCARF

They Say Fabric: – Outer: Luxury soft feel 100% Poly-Acrylic Features: · Hood/Neck Wrap · Unisex style · Super warm · Lightweight · Comfortable fit · Fashion style · Multi functional We Say - I really like this Result scarf – its soft and cozy material makes it a staple item for me in the cold, winter climate that I live in here in Toronto, Canada. It’s also a trendy, fashionable accessory; I was able to wear it out on the town as well as on on nature walks. I enjoyed…

RESULT FAIR ISLE DOUBLE LAYER JACQUARD SCARF

They Say - Fabric: - Outer: 100% Polyacrylic - Features: - · Windproof · 6 Guage Jacquard knit · Cold weather protection · Beautiful quality classic styling · Extremely warm · Generous length · Traditional design · Length: 180 x 23 cm We Say – As a tester and trier of many scarves living in hard-winter Canada I’ve developed a particular fondness for them, and this one is a cracker. For starters, I like the colours. Not the usual basic black but also not the horrifically bright or neon colour that you sometimes get. It’s blue and white are perfect shades…

Anatom Explorer Trekking Pole

They Say - The Anatom Explorer Trekking Poles are made from 6000 Series Aircraft Aluminium making them both lightweight and extremely strong. Features: Carbide tip Double Flick Lock for improved clamping force Aircraft grade aluminium Maximum length 135cm Packed down length 65cm Anatomical handle with soft grip and adjustable strap Weight: 260 grams per pole, 275 grams including replaceable basket and tip protector We Say – These Explorer Trekking Poles are about the same weight as my old top of the range MSR poles, but they’re about 3 inches shorter when…

Superfeet Merino Insoles

They Say - FOUR-SEASON COMFORT & SUPPORT - A merino wool top layer added to our most popular insole, the Superfeet GREEN, so you can enjoy Superfeet’s legendary support with all-season comfort. These insoles are specially designed to replace the existing insole in any boot, shoe or casual footwear to deliver maximum comfort and extra structure. These insoles are ideal for use in winter thanks to the natural thermo-regulating properties of merino wool which keeps the foot warm when it is cold. Yet when the warmer months arrive, you can still be confident…

Hummingbird Swim Pouch

They Say - DISCREET, SUBMERSIBLE PROTECTION FOR PASSPORTS, CASH AND SMALL VALUABLES. This case provides our most discreet, submersible protection for passports, cash and small valuables — both from prying eyes and the elements. We Say – I had thought that this pouch might be more of an everyday backpacking pouch that I could also use in the water, rather than just a swim pouch. It would have to be for me to use it, as I’m not likely to take away 2 travel wallets. After using it for the last few…

Hummingbird Round the World Document Pouch

They Say - Built with a submersible main pocket, the ‘Round the World document pouch follows you over land and sea, offering external pockets for quick access, and a straightforward shoulder strap for everyday ease-of-use. Reliable SealLockâ„¢ closure on main compartment tested waterproof at one meter for 30 minutes. Multiple external pockets add organization and convenience on land. Soft trim and supple materials can be worn comfortably under or over clothing We Say – What a great idea; an everyday travel wallet that won’t let your documents get wet. In my…

MSR® UL-3 Trekking Pole

They Say - Defining simplicity, efficiency and compactness in a trekking pole, the UL-3 is designed for the ultralight backcountry pragmatist. A mere 14.4 oz., it combines manual operation of the SureLockâ„¢ push-button adjustment with the versatility of three-section compactness, shedding weight but preserving strength. Ergonomic foam grips deliver added comfort, making the UL-3 perfect for multi-day treks or swift, single-day ascents. SureLockâ„¢ Adjustment System: Positive-locking push-button mechanism offers the confidence of absolute, no-slip performance in the field. Streamlined Construction: Manual operation of SureLock system for those seeking simplicity in design…

Freeloader Solar Panel Charger

They Say -’Freeloader Pro is the ultimate solar charger capable of powering virtually every electrical device, anywhere in the world, whether on a beach, a mountain, jungle or the Polar ice cap. Freeloader Pro uses its high power solar panels or USB (cable supplied) to quickly charge its internal battery (7 – 9 hours in sunny conditions). Once fully charged Freeloader Pro is capable of delivering enough power to give a mobile phone 70 hours of standby time, 5000 page turns on an eBook or a 100% full charge for a…