TRAIL: EXPERIENCE THE GREAT OUTDOORS
All weathers. All terrains. Introducing our just-dropped Trail range; hardworking, hardwearing footwear and a clothing that are ready to make the most of getting outdoors.
There’s nothing quite like ditching those daily stresses in favour of the fresh air and getting outdoors. Exercising outside works wonders for both your mental and physical health, which is why now’s the perfect time to go beyond just the roads and paths and explore exciting new terrains and challenges…
What exactly is trail running?
Popular whatever the weather, trail running is about enjoying everything that the great outdoors has to offer. It’s escaping the surfaced, paved paths, and stepping up your game on the uneven landscapes of leafy, rural areas. When it comes to everyday running, your heart rate and pace are a priority, however with trail it’s the entire experience that takes centre stage. It’s the surroundings and mindset you’ll feel from the ever-changing, unpredictable and (often) uphill route.
Just starting out?
There’s no need to worry if you’ve never tried trail running, or even trail walking . This exercise welcomes both newbies and well-practised pros, so you’re sure to feel right at home. But before you step outside, we suggest ticking off our checklist to make sure you’re well-equipped to handle all the elements…
YOUR ESSENTIAL KIT
– Look out for running trainers that can easily adapt to grass, rocks and the changeable paths you’ll encounter along the way. Ensure yours trainers are super flexible for maximum comfort as you step up the pace.
– Changing temperatures and unpredictable forecasts can post their own challenges, but try to choose fabrics that’ll complement your journey. We’re talking sweaty-wicking materials, waterproof finishes, thermal fabrics
– Handy accessories, like caps and protective gloves, and socks with targeted cushioning are designed to make your run even more enjoyable. These considered details can make all the difference while minimising distractions and discomfort.