Sunday, March 29, 2020
Spartan Race

Amy Robson

Motionlab Active Commute Rucksack review

Between work and life, it can often a be a squeeze to get your runs in. That's why the run commute is a popular way to use time spent travelling to your workplace more wisely. But a successful run...

Race: Plym Trail Marathon Series review

The Plym Trail Marathon Series runs four times a year, plus a bonus for Christmas, offering both marathon and half-marathon distances. In this review, I explore the Autumn event, but each one follows the same route, albeit in very...

Suunto 9 Review

The Suunto 9 is a colourful wearable GPS tracker and fitness tracker, looking to catch a runner's eye and provide them with all the data and information they could ever need. But what is it about runners and analytics anyway? Runners...

Early Riser Coffee – Ultimate Review

Let me start this review with a confession: up until recently I never really 'got' coffee. That's probably a dreadful admission to make at the beginning of a coffee review, but, hey, at least you know I'm honest. For me...

Jabra Elite Sport Earbuds Review

I looked out my window, met with the Devonshire seaside, and saw deep grey clouds on the horizon. The immensity of it was both beautiful and also slightly unwelcome given what I had planned – to test run the...

Dartmoor Prison Break 2019 – Race Report

What to expect in the Dartmoor Prison Break race, summed up in one early-hours encounter…  It was four in the morning when I found myself 'jogging' down a narrow A-road somewhere in Cornwall (I honestly couldn't tell you where). A...

Interview: Carole Armitage

Carole Armitage is the face behind the new 80Noir Ultra Chocolate, a chocolate range designed to support your health and wellbeing. It is perfect for runners pre-, post- and during workouts, which certainly grabbed our interest.  It's been a long...

Race: Littledown Marathon

The Littledown Harriers, based in Bournemouth, Dorset, is a wonderful runningclub, comprised of a sea of bright orange vests and even brighter personalities. The club was founded in 1990 and prides itself on its inclusive nature and its local...

Race: Giant’s Head Marathon

If you can get a place, Giant's Head Marathon in Dorset is one of the must-run trail-running marathons in the UK. When entries opened for the 2020 race, places filled up in just 15 minutes. Yes, you read that...

80Noir Ultra Chocolate – the perfect chocolate for runners?

Who doesn’t love chocolate? Okay, quite a few people, but for many chocolate is divine. It’s also seen as a ‘guilty pleasure’ – as if you need to run a marathon just to justify demolishing a block. But actually,...

About Me

Amy Robson is a personal trainer and health and wellness writer. Having well and truly caught the running bug, Amy's preferred distances are marathons and ultras, where she'll often be seen sporting her Bad Boy Running gear and a Vegan cap. Amy specialises in reviews and race reports and has been reviewing products professionally for over eight years.
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