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  • Best wet weather running gear
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    Best wet weather running gear

    By 7 November 2012

    The days are getting shorter and the rains getting heavier. As winter sets in, motivating yourself to go out and get fit becomes increasingly difficult. No one enjoys a soaking wet run through a muddy marsh, unless you are a dog, in which case, how are...

  • Salomon and O'Neill release new PrimaLoft filled gloves
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    Salomon and O'Neill release new PrimaLoft filled gloves

    By 16 November 2006

    A range of high-tech PrimaLoft filled gloves have hit the market. The Salomon Kokoon is designed for use on the slopes and this women’s glove offers protection against the chill. The glove has a leather outer, PrimaLoft insulation and a faux fur lining....

  • Running free with Salomon’s Packvest
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    Running free with Salomon’s Packvest

    By 20 July 2006

    With temperatures going silly, runners everywhere are trying to figure out how to carry enough fluid to put in a decent run. Camelbak have long been a presence on the running scene, offering a number of options, from big to small, from backpacks to bumbags....

  • Salomon XA Raid Tights and Raid Series T review
    Sports Fitness 4.5 out of 5

    Salomon XA Raid Tights and Raid Series T review

    By 28 January 2006

    When it comes to running there is only one rule - your clothing can’t get in the way. That’s it. If you can feel it, if it tickles, if it gets wet, if it rubs, then it is wrong. I’m happy to say that the Salomon Raid tights and T shirt performed...

  • Tough Guy: can you handle the challenge?
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    Tough Guy: can you handle the challenge?

    By 22 January 2006

    Sunday 29th January sees the winter Tough Guy race held on a remote farm in Staffordshire, run by the eccentric “Mr Mouse”. There are two Tough Guy events each year, one in winter and one in summer, which consist of a gruelling cross-country run,...

  • Salomon line up 2006 kit for runners and racers
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    Salomon line up 2006 kit for runners and racers

    By 17 January 2006

    Salomon have stepped-up the pace in performance clothing, launching a number of technical garments which will appeal to runners and racers during the winter months. As the names suggest, they build on the existing popular Raid range of products favoured...

  • Salomon steps up a gear with three new adventure shoes
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    Salomon steps up a gear with three new adventure shoes

    By 17 January 2006

    Salomon has launched it 2006 series of adventure trainers with three new models geared at letting you run faster; the Trail Pro SCS, the Speed Cross and the XA Pro 3Ds. The Trail Pro SCS is a lightweight trail running shoe that features Salomon's Cushioning...

  • Salomon XA PRO 3D running shoes review
    Sports Fitness 4.5 out of 5

    Salomon XA PRO 3D running shoes review

    By 4 January 2006

    With the new year here it's time to dust off that Christmas fat and get back on the exercise regime again. Can the Salomon XA PRO 3D help you? We get running to find out. It's never too early to start getting in shape for the summer, but rather than head...

  • Salomon motion 8 Ti review
    Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

    Salomon motion 8 Ti review

    By 2 February 2005

    Inline skating seems to be catching on in the UK and the skates once basic and simple are becoming more gadgety than ever, so pocket-lint did the honourable thing, donned a pair of the latest Salomon Motion 8 Ti’s and headed out to the park to see if...