• Christmas
    The self-gifting guide for runners
    12 Dec 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    You’ve trained hard all year, you’ve even embraced the elements this winter, and now you deserve a little something to recognise how far you’ve come. So, why not indulge the Christmas spirit and the season of generosity by rewarding yourself with a little - or large - Christmas gift? This year, Wiggle has launched an online...
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    The New York Marathon: How to pack for a flying visit
    23 Nov 2018 / Anna Smith-James
    When Wiggle runner Anna Smith-James had a flying visit to New York to run the marathon, she needed a compact bag that would be easy to handle and fit all of her running and sight-seeing kit (and still have room to bring a few treats back to the UK!). Could the Osprey Rolling Transporter 40 be up to the job? One of my favourite things about running...
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    Why do we love the new Gore Infinium?
    21 Nov 2018
    The innovative new Gore Wear GORE R5 Women GORE-TEX INFINIUM™ Soft Lined Jacket combines stylish design and premium comfort with high-tech performance. Wiggle runner Amy Cox has been putting it to the test and shares her thoughts here. First impressions As one of the leading brands in sports fabric tech, I was super excited to put the new Gore...
  • recipes
    Recipe - Reindeer Chocolate Protein Christmas Cupcakes!
    15 Nov 2018
    Wiggle's Laura provides us with a fantastic recipe for high protein chocolate cupcakes, with a Christmas theme!
  • run
    Here's how to delight your favourite runner this Christmas
    30 Oct 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    In recent years running has experienced a huge surge in popularity. We’re willing to bet there’s at least one or two runners on your Christmas list. A huge part of the appeal of running is the simplicity. All you really need to start is a decent pair of shoes and you’re off! But there are lots of little accessories that can make...
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    How to boost your winter running mojo
    25 Oct 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    If you live in the UK, winter can be pretty bleak. It’s probably dark when you leave for work and dark when you get home. It’s cold, it rains (a lot), the wind can chill you to the bone. So, do you hide in a gym? Or do you get a head start on your 2019 running goals and get out there? We asked ASICS Frontrunners Marcus Brown and Mel...
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    How Wiggle beat their best at the Great South Run
    24 Oct 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Now in its 28th year, the Great South Run has become a highlight in the running calendar. The ten-mile distance is a popular intermediate step between 10K and a half-marathon and the route, taking in such iconic sights as the Spinnaker Tower and HMS Victory , is mainly flat. It’s not just the route that draws 20,000 runners to the City of...
  • Three runners on a bridge in winter
    16 Oct 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    Maybe this is your first time running during winter, or maybe you’ve always found it a struggle. In either case, we at Wiggle have amassed a few tips and tricks to ensure you stay safe and make solid progress in the face of plunging temperatures.
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    Running is better for the mind than relaxing
    09 Oct 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    A moderately paced 15-minute run is better for the mind than relaxing, a new study has found. While the cognitive benefits of exercise are well documented, until now there was little evidence running was of more benefit than a thorough chillax. However, new research published in the journal Acta Psychologica , compared the attention span and mood...
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    The Berlin Marathon
    03 Oct 2018 / Mike Daniels
    Wiggle UX Designer Mike Daniels is a seasoned half-marathon runner. When his sister was diagnosed with cancer 18 months ago, he challenged himself to run the marathon and raise money for Breast Cancer Now. He has managed to raise just over £1300 so far and is still accepting donations on his JustGiving page . After weeks of nerves and days...

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