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fitness reviews

Review: Jawbone UP24 fitness tracker

I have never owned a fitness tracker before. When Fuelbands hit the market and everyone all of a sudden had them I was intrigued, but that lasted for about 5 minutes – I don’t wear a watch and those things looked like watches. Argos…

Saturday, 3 January 2015
reviews running stuff I like

Gift ideas for runners and a giveaway

Do you hate when people tell you how many days there are left until Christmas?  I won’t tell you but I’m sure you know that it’s coming.  Soon. :) I’ve put together a little list of inexpensive and fun gifts that I think runners…

Sunday, 16 November 2014
reviews stuff I like

Stuff I like / giveaway: Ring Cozy

Ring Cozy protects your ring(s) from getting scratched by barbells/kettlebells/pull up bars/bouldering/whatever else badassery that you’re into. When I first saw it advertised I thought Ohmygod that is really pointless, why can’t you just take your ring off when you exercise?? Then I thought…

Wednesday, 25 June 2014
nutrition reviews

Almonds for athletes

This week I’m taking tapering very seriously – I exercise very little, I had The World’s Best Nap on my (Wednes)day off work and I eat a lot (of good quality food). My main carbo loading foods are sweet potatoes and rice, but I…

Friday, 4 April 2014

New kit for my iPad

I love companies that either donate a percentage of their profits to charity or donate to good causes in other ways. One of my long time favourites is Sevenly and now I've discovered another company that makes a great product and gives back to…

Monday, 24 February 2014