The Ultimate Guide to Buying Running Socks
Not all socks are the same, and when it comes to running socks, a good pair of technical ones will make all the difference. Keeping your feet dry and comfortable will not only reduce your risk of blisters but keep you running confidently.
Here's how to choose the best running socks for you.
The Ultimate Summer Running Gear Guide
British summer might not always give us the heatwave we're after, but the warmer weather can still affect our running and with race season upon us, having the right summer gear can make the difference between a good run and beating your PB.
How to Choose the Best Road Running Shoes
Road running shoes are the most common type of trainers and are usually what most people think of as 'running shoes'. They're designed to be highly shock-absorbant to help protect your joints against the impact of harder surfaces, reducing the risk of injury and giving you a more comfortable ride.
The Coolest Black Running Shoes Money Can Buy
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Hoka One One Buying Guide
Get to know what makes HOKA so special and discover some of our favourite running shoes.
Top 10 Road Running Shoes
Take a look at the Runners Need team's picks of the best road running shoes for 2020.
How to Choose the Best Trail Running Shoes For You
Whether you’re running along towpaths, through fields, or up and down mountain trails, having durable trail running shoes with good grip is vital. Proper footwear will give you the confidence you need in your feet to stopping second-guessing your every step, helping you run faster and more efficiently.
To help you tackle the toughest off-road terrain we’ve put together this guide on how to choose the best trail shoes for you.
Head Torch Buying Guide
During winter, it's hard to get outside with the cold weather and shorter days. However, just because it’s dark outside, doesn’t mean we have to confine ourselves to the indoors. Whether it’s going for a hike in the hills on the weekend, trying to keep fit over the winter months or just taking the dog for a walk, a head torch is an essential piece of kit for us to be able to continue all of our summer outdoor pursuits well into the depths of winter.
The Future of Running Clothing
Runners Need clothing and accessories buyer Jessie explores the impact of the right fabric on your running and what the future holds for the materials of your clothes.
How to Buy the Right Running Watch for You
You want to start tracking your miles but with so many running watches out there it's difficult to know which one to choose. Here is everything you need to know about running watches and how to choose the best one for you.
Running Pack Buying Guide
Run the Wild guides Karin and Simon break down everything you need to know about running backpacks and vests before you buy
Trail Running Kit Care Guide
Run the Wild guide and kit care guru Chris gives his tips for keeping your trail running kit in good condition and making them last longer.
Gear To Keep You Running Through Winter
With temperatures dropping, On Run Crew UK member Stephen Adjaidoo gave us the low down for his favourite gear to protect you from the elements and keep you running through winter.
Running Shoes Care Guide
Buying a new pair of running shoes is a great feeling, but it’s not often long until they become muddy, dirty, and worn-in; whether that’s from the hard impact of road running or the unpredictable terrain of trail running. As much as this can’t be helped to a great extent, there are ways in which we can reduce the impact of damage so that they last as long as possible. Investing in a good quality pair of runners and making sure they stay in tip-top condition for as long as possible is not only better for your wallet, but the environment too.