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Merrell Trail Gloves

Merrell Trail Glove ‘review’

I bought some Merrell Trail Gloves. For my feet. It turns out they can’t be used as gloves at all, and believe me I HAVE TRIED. I’ve put a few miles on them now, so it’s time to share the thoughts that have formed in my brain, by vomiting them onto my hands and forcing […]

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VIVOBAREFOOT Neo Trail Men's

VIVOBAREFOOT Neo Trail review

Around September last year, I started looking around for a pair of minimalist shoes I could wear off road. As I’ve said about a million times, I massively prefer running through the fields and woods like some kind of stupid hippy, skipping along in the long grass with my legs being lacerated by thorns. It’s […]

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Grim

A nice place for a run

Picture the scene: it is yesterday at around 5.40pm, you’re in my house giving my children their dinner. (It should be quite easy to visualise: just think of that scene with the chimpanzees from Animal Magic with a slightly younger and less dead Johnny Morris.) I wanted to run, but couldn’t until my wife got […]

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