Gifts for Runners – My Suggestions for 2012

December 1, 2012
Gifts For Runners 2012

Now that December has arrived, Christmas is suddenly looming large.  If you’re not quite sure what to buy for the special running fanatic in your life, don’t panic! I’ve got got loads of suggestions below, covering a wide price range, which are guaranteed to put a smile on their face on Christmas Day. If you’re […]

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Satmap Active 10 Review

January 22, 2012
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I’ve owned my Satmap Active 10 since March 2009 and having used it frequently for mountain biking, walking and the occasional run, I thought it would be useful to write a review of my experiences with the Active 10. When I purchased the device, it cost £300 without any SD card maps.  Right now, for […]

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Legends of Sherwood Forest Notorious Night Run

January 2, 2012
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Now that the new year is here, I’m really looking forward to the next event I’ve registered for.  This is the Legends of Sherwood 10k – part of the Notorious Night Runs Series by Rat Race, taking place on Saturday 3rd March 2012 at Sherwood Pines Forest Park. I registered for the 2012 event immediately after […]

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The Nottingham Santa Run 2011

December 11, 2011
Nottingham Santa Run 2011

There’s nothing like a run on a crisp December morning to wake you up and set you up for the day ahead. When you, and hundreds of other like minded people, dress up as Santa and do it for charity, it can’t fail to put a smile on your face too. This morning myself, and […]

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Satmap Xpedition Route Planner Announced

November 30, 2011
Satmap Xpedition Route Planner

An email from Satmap dropped in my inbox this afternoon, announcing the imminent release of their new online route planner called Xpedition. As a user of their existing online route planner, this really piqued my interest, especially given the minor frustrations I have with the current version. These frustrations, which are covered in my Satmap Active 10 […]

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