The Wall Run Mandatory Kit

9 messages
06/06/2012 at 20:56

Can someone please tell me what a "<span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; line-height: 19px; color: #000000;">Full windproof/showerproof body cover" actually is and where I can get one from???

06/06/2012 at 21:01

A windproof top and trousers!

06/06/2012 at 21:08
In the kit recommendations it's recommending a Montane marathon jacket which is what I'm using.
07/06/2012 at 06:21

I bought a Montane jacket from Go outdoors for £38, it is really light and windproof, for the pants I bought them for £10 from Decathlon, both fold up to Tennis ball size so I'm hoping thats all I'll need.

cougie    pirate
07/06/2012 at 15:30

Is this the Rat Race run ?  Yeah - you'll have a rain jacket thing and I just threw in my waterproof rain trousers that I have for walking in. It would have to be absolutely foul to run in them though.  They recommend Montane as they sell them in their shop

 

 

07/06/2012 at 16:29

Montane trousers are dearer than the Jackets.

07/06/2012 at 16:47

Yeah that's weird isn't it, I like the jacket but it's only marginally better than an old one I bought from JJB, trousers definitely not worth it, I'm taking a cheap pair, because I have to but it would need a snowstorm for me to want to run in them,

cougie    pirate
07/06/2012 at 17:09

I'd really not pay megabucks for the trousers - when would you get any wear out of them ?   The jackets are nice though. I have one but its too nice to run in - the cheap ones get used for that ! 

07/06/2012 at 17:58

Thanks all - I'll dig out my waterproofs - not buying anything new, this run is costing me a small fortune as it is!

If this weather persists may just need them though!......


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