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    Counting down to the OMM
    03 Oct 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    It's the weekend that the clocks go back. The leaves have fallen and there's no denying that winter is on its way. The perfect time to spend a weekend on a self-supported orienteering race in the Black Mountains of Wales then. Once again, Wiggle runners will be joining the 2000 hardy adventurers on the annual Original Mountain Marathon (...
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    Ragnar Rocks - Team Wiggle runs 170 (ish) miles
    02 Oct 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Maidstone to Dover to Brighton. 170 (ish) miles along the breathtakingly beautiful South East coast of England. An epic journey but imagine running it. Break it up into a relay and share the workload in a team of ten and suddenly what seems impossible becomes achievable. That's the Ragnar Relay . This year, event partners Reebok invited Wiggle...
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    From Canada to the South Downs - Running with Arc'Teryx
    06 Sep 2018
    Wiggle Commercial Designer Connor Christie is a keen runner so we asked him to put the new Arc’teryx gear to the test. Arc’teryx are predominantly a trail running brand. They’re based in British Colombia, Canada and the rugged Coast Mountains are right on their doorstep; the perfect testing ground. The emphasis is on high quality...
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    The ÖTILLÖ SwimRun
    10 Jul 2018 / Harvey Bennett
    SwimRun is small but rapidly growing multisport that can take you to some beautiful places. Wiggle Chief Marketing Officer, Harvey Bennett, recently took part in his first SwimRun – The Otillo Isles of Scilly SwimRun event. Below he gives us an insight into the sport. Having competed in triathlons for over ten years and completed many...
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    What's in your running bag?
    08 Feb 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Got a big running event coming up? Make sure you pack the essentials. Wiggle Buying Manager Martin McKinlay shows us what's in his kit bag. ​​ The looks great, is super-light and features Shakedry™ technology for oustanding protection from the rain. The wicks away sweat keeping you dry and fresh. Pack a in case the weather turns and you...
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    Smiling while running can boost performance
    26 Jan 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    A scientific study into the psychology of running has shown cracking an occasional smile can significantly boost running efficiency and help you run both faster and further.
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    12 weeks to a faster 10K with Adidas' expert training plans
    15 Jan 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Running a 10K or thinking of getting started? Adidas has produced a series of bespoke training plans, ranging from beginner to expert, to help you break that 10K barrier in just 12 weeks.
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    Boost your protein intake to tackle that marathon
    06 Nov 2017 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Emma Barraclough, the Product Development Manager at For Goodness Shakes , explains how having a well-planned approach to your nutrition will help to give you the confidence that you can tackle the marathon. The pre-Christmas period is a great time to steadily build a base for marathon training whilst the weather is still reasonably good, and the...
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    Run Every Day with Ronhill
    01 Nov 2017 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Wiggle runner Corey was excited to take up the Ronhill challenge to run every day in October but when he was struck down by illness he was forced to take a break. Here he shares his experience. I first heard about this challenge through a friend and thought this would be a great opportunity to set a new monthly distance PB and kick my training...
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    Team Wiggle do the Great South Run
    26 Oct 2017 / Nassrin Chamanian
    With 10 mostly flat miles through Portsmouth, taking in the historic dockyard and the bracing seafront, the Great South Run is a highlight in the South Coast running calendar. Over 20,000 runners take part every year including many of our Team Wiggle runners since it's right on our doorstep. This year the event was sponsored by 2XU who kitted...

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