Staying active during winter months & GIVEAWAY

This post was sponsored by E.ON, to help advertise their wide range of products and services available for your home. Although I was paid for this post, all views are my own E.ON Energy have recently undertaken some research, showing that cold weather puts 77% of Brits off outdoor activity and running errands. Turning outside when the weather is grim can be difficult and I can relate to the struggles of knowing that a long training run is calling, yet staying in the warm is a more tempting option. I enjoy going out for a… View Post

Touch Screen Gloves from eGlove – Winner!

Did you enter my competition to win a pair of awesome touch screen gloves from eGlove? Well, it’s time to announce the lucky winner! Having engaged the assistance of my faithful friend, the “Random Number Generator”, it selected number 7, aka Elaine Farrell, as the lucky winner! Elaine’s reason for wanting to win was: I would love a pair to keep my hands warm while cycling! And then I can easily check Google Maps on my phone when I inevitably get lost… xxx You won’t get lost anymore Elaine! Congratulations! Thanks to everyone who entered… View Post

Competition Time – Win Touch Screen Gloves from …

I’m a big fan of eGlove. They’re a great company, they have a great product and all in all, they’re just, well great. I reviewed a pair of egloves a few years ago, and I still use them to this day. Simply put, they are a windproof, lightweight pair of gloves which have been designed to use with touch screen devices. Which is just brilliant if you’re out for a run and you’re using an app such as Runkeeper and don’t want to lose precious seconds pulling gloves on and off trying to stop the… View Post

Competition – Aldi Running Gear – On Sale April 3…

I love a good bargain and Aldi supermarkets are launching their range of running gear which goes on sale April 3rd – yes, that’s tomorrow! Bright, cheerful and functional, the range is also very competitively priced with jackets available for just £15.99, shorts for £5.99 and trousers for £9.99, amongst many other items. A fantastic range of accessories will also be available, including Bluetooth Headphones for just £29.99. Aldi kindly sent me some items to review, including this rather stylish running gilet, available for £12.99. I love the colour purple and it really is a… View Post

Win Tickets to the Manchester OM Yoga …

Like yoga? I’ve got two pairs of two-day tickets to the Manchester OM Yoga Show up for grabs, thanks to OM Yoga! The Manchester OM Yoga Show is the perfect introduction to the ancient Indian practice of yoga, which is renowned for relaxing the body and de-stressing the mind, the perfect counter to today’s modern world. Come see over 100 exhibitors showcasing the best yoga, Pilates, complementary therapies plus a fantastic range of yoga accessories, clothing, jewellery, super foods, holidays plus lots more. And this year, they are also offering all visitors to the OM… View Post