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GPS Running Watch - Advice Please

Posted: 07/10/2014 at 18:14
At the cotswold 102 my suunto ambit on 1 min sampling recorded 101 miles I think that's pretty impressive! Not so good if there are loops or switchbacks though!

C.C.C/UTMB

Posted: 05/09/2014 at 09:02

well done to everyone that raced this year

can anyone tell me why do the CCC/ UTMB/ and now OCC seem to be over subscribed but there always seem to be places on the TDS for those who don't get in to the others? I was contemplating the TDS if unsuccessfull in the CCC ballot next time but is there a reason why it isn't as popular?

wannabe ultra runner?

Posted: 21/07/2014 at 22:58
Shower cap and latex gloves nice and light

wannabe ultra runner?

Posted: 09/07/2014 at 13:20
I'd rather run for as long as I can and slow down later if needed as long as I'm running at a nice gentle pace it seems to work, upto 50m anyway! I did a 50k starting at road marathon pace minus 30 seconds which led to a very painful last 10 miles, I wouldn't recommend that tactic!

I did the summer plod too fairy clogs, was a lovely course, marking did seem to be a little sporadic in places though, a few times I had to run back and make sure I was still on track! I managed to have a lovely swim in the big too!

Womens shorts

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 14:02
In the end I went for the under armour long shorts, slightly see through but really light and half the price of 2xU and no hem bulges!

Can anyone recommend Paul Harradine for orthotics?

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 09:22
Paul is good, I've ditched my orthotics now they didn't fix my problem but I have seen 4 different podiatrists over the years and can't fault Paul!

Womens shorts

Posted: 27/06/2014 at 07:48
Thanks I'll have a look at the 2XU

Womens shorts

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 14:20
Thanks they look good but I haven't had much luck with liners staying put, I've only tried mizuno though!

Womens shorts

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 14:10
Nope just like them tight so that they don't ride up, size bigger doesn't work, it's not the waist that is the problem it's the leg hem,

Womens shorts

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 13:41
Can anyone recommend the tight cycling style shorts that aren't too unflattering? I like the skins shorts A200 as they are light and tight, but they do look pretty nasty where the hems squeeze you in more than the material, I've seen lots of people out and about in shorts that look good, any recommendations?
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