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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...
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    Five tips for tackling the OMM
    03 Oct 2018 / Will Pakes-Geddes
    The key to success at the OMM is planning. The organisers provide an official kit list - make sure you have the essentials well in advance. We asked Wiggle runner and OMM veteran Will Pakes-Geddes to share his pearls of wisdom on what else you need to consider. Pack light Think minimal kit. It’s only one night and creature comforts can be...
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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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    Win entry to the New Forest Half Marathon or 10k
    16 Aug 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED If you've been running through summer, it's time to put all that training to the test. The New Forest Marathon is just around the corner and we're giving away two places, thanks to official event partner Garmin . Garmin are a leading brand in running tech. From the easy-to-use GPS 'teammate' to...
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    Win entry to the Rough Runner London
    31 Jul 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED Ever watched Total Wipeout, Gladiators, Takeshi’s Castle or Ninja Warrior and fancied giving it a go? Inspired by the craziest TV game shows, the Rough Runner features a range of super-sized obstacles for a unique day out in the heart of the capital. We've teamed up with official nutrition partner PowerBar...
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    Win a year's supply of HIGH5 ZERO
    23 Jul 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED Whatever your sport, dehydration will limit your performance. Electrolytes are lost through sweat which can lead to cramps, headaches and fatigue. HIGH5 ZERO is the UK's leading electrolyte sports drink tab. It replenishes electrolytes such as sodium, magnesium and potassium and also contains Vitamin C to support...
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    My first triathlon
    18 Jul 2018 / Peter Henry
    I am a lucky man; just over three months ago I got a cool job as a senior UI developer at Wiggle and it is a great place to work. Not long after I started I spotted a message on Yammer, our internal social network, from our Marketing Team: Are you training for your first Triathlon? Or maybe you're taking the next step and upping your distance...
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    Conquering the Race to the Tower
    22 Jun 2018 / Will Pakes-Geddes
    When Wiggle Merchandising Manager Will Pakes-Geddes came to the realisation that he had hit middle-age, he decided to get off the sofa and do something (with a little help from 'The Boss'). Since then he has been finding new ways to challenge himself and fight back against the dreaded middle-age slump. We asked him to tell us about his...
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    Running benefits
    08 Jun 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    Here are ten of the more obscure benefits running has for body, mind, and even wallet, that you actually, properly, really didn’t know.
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    Wiggle Nutrition
    14 May 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    An accredited sports nutrition expert and avid athlete puts Wiggle’s range of popular supplements to the test – will it pass? In her second of three articles, Rebecca Hay puts the energy bars and gels through their paces.

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