• Challenge
    What's your challenge for 2019?
    21 Dec 2018
    With the New Year upon us, we find out how some of our very own Wigglers are challenging themselves in 2019. From running 100 miles in one go, to qualifying for Team GB triathlon age group team, one thing we know is that 2019 will be a busy year! We'll be following up with them throughout the year - stay tuned for updates! Join the Wiggle...
  • Christmas
    The self-gifting guide for runners
    11 Dec 2018
    You’ve trained hard all year, even through winter winter, and now you deserve a little something to recognise how far you’ve come. So, why not indulge the Christmas spirit and the season of generosity by rewarding yourself with a little - or large - Christmas gift? This year, Wiggle has launched an online digital personal shopper to...
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    Here's how to delight your favourite runner this Christmas
    22 Nov 2018
    In recent years running has experienced a huge surge in popularity. We’re willing to bet there’s at least one or two runners on your Christmas list. A huge part of the appeal of running is the simplicity. All you really need to start is a decent pair of shoes and you’re off! But there are lots of little accessories that can make...
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    Why do we love the new Gore Infinium?
    21 Nov 2018
    The innovative new Gore Wear GORE R5 Women GORE-TEX INFINIUM™ Soft Lined Jacket combines stylish design and premium comfort with high-tech performance. Wiggle runner Amy Cox has been putting it to the test and shares her thoughts here. First impressions As one of the leading brands in sports fabric tech, I was super excited to put the new Gore...
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    How Wiggle beat their best at the Great South Run
    26 Oct 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Now in its 28th year, the Great South Run has become a highlight in the running calendar in the UK. The ten-mile distance is a popular intermediate step between 10K and a half-marathon and the route, taking in such iconic sights as the Spinnaker Tower and HMS Victory , is mainly flat. It’s not just the route that draws 20,000 runners to the...
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    Running is better for the mind than relaxing
    21 Oct 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    A moderately paced 15-minute run is better for the mind than relaxing, a new study has found. While the cognitive benefits of exercise are well documented, until now there was little evidence running was of more benefit than a thorough chillax. However, new research published in the journal Acta Psychologica , compared the attention span and mood...
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    Ragnar Rocks - Team Wiggle runs 170 (ish) miles
    04 Oct 2018
    Maidstone to Dover to Brighton. 170 (ish) miles along the breathtakingly beautiful South East coast of England. An epic journey but imagine running it. Break it up into a relay and share the workload in a team of ten and suddenly what seems impossible becomes achievable. That's the Ragnar Relay . This year, event partners Reebok invited Wiggle...
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    Five tips for tackling the OMM
    02 Oct 2018
    The key to success at the OMM (the Original Mountain Marathon ) is planning. The organisers provide an official kit list - make sure you have the essentials well in advance. We asked Wiggle runner and OMM veteran Will Pakes-Geddes to share his pearls of wisdom on what else you need to consider: Pack light Think minimal kit. It’s only one...
  • Garmin Vivoactive
    10 Sep 2018
    Listening to invigorating music can give your training a significant boost, according to recent scientific research.
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    Conquering the Race to the Tower
    29 Aug 2018
    When Wiggle Merchandising Manager Will Pakes-Geddes came to the realisation that he had hit middle-age, he decided to get off the sofa and do something (with a little help from 'The Boss'). Since then he has been finding new ways to challenge himself and fight back against the dreaded middle-age slump. We asked him to tell us about his...

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