Reviews

Injinji Performance 2.0 Review: The only pair of socks you will ever need

Injinji Performance 2.0 Review: The only pair of socks you will ever need

As big a shoe fanatic as I am, I’ve never really paid much attention to socks. I‘ve essentially lived by three basic sock rules:

  1. You had to match the colour of your socks to your shoes and pants,
  2. Sport socks were better for exercising than the ones you wore to work, and
  3. Unless you were Michael Jackson, white socks were only for the gym bag (if ever worn at all)

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The No Sweat Antiperspirant Shootout

The No Sweat Antiperspirant Shootout

It’s the heart of summer here in Cape Town and the deeper we get into January, the hotter the days become. Usually this means lots of vest days (sun’s out, guns out 🙂 ), but for many it means unsightly sweat stains or the accusations that you tried to suffocate your co-workers in the elevator.
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Vivobarefoot Breatho Trail Review

Vivobarefoot Breatho Trail Review

At my first trail race I noticed banners for the Vivobarefoot brand around the start line. Like most people new to a sport, I had no idea what the common household names were and, since the brand was being sported by quite a few athletes on the day, I felt that I needed to up my knowledge on the company.
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Nike+ SportWatch GPS Review

Nike+ SportWatch GPS Review

I’ve been wanting to check this gadget out for a while and I managed to sweet-talk Waleed into lending his Nike+ SportWatch GPS to me for a couple of days so that I could put it through some testing. The ability to measure my performance has always been something that I’ve been interested in – plus carrying my phone around on runs with Endomondo was really becoming a chore…Phones are strictly for selfies!

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