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The Importance of a Cushioned Sock

Posted by Amey Hellen on

Socks are often considered to be a fashion accessory and the last thing you decide when choosing an outfit, and less to do with the benefits it can add to your performance. So, today we wanted to discuss why it is important you own a pair of cushioned socks, no matter what sport or activity you do.    Protect Your Feet from Injury  Cushioned socks are important when taking part in any sport or activity, especially when you want...

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Tread Comfort Socks Review - The Urban Wanderer

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Here is a guest post from Sarah Irving, she is an outdoors travel blogger who has kindly left us a review on our Tread Comfort walking socks. Living in Manchester, Sarah loves exploring and learning about new places. We wish Sarah all the best and thank her for this kind, honest review! I don’t know about you, but I hate having cold feet! There’s nothing which will ruin a long walk like freezing cold tootsies. Sockmine have...

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Cycling Favourites

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There is a lot more to cycling than a bike and a helmet, that is why we have put together a list of our favourite items for when you are out on your bike.     Food and Snacks  This factor may seem like an unusual choice, however, is important to consider when going out on long bike rides or are competing in challenging races. A suggested snack to bring are energy bars as they provide the right...

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Brilliant Gifts for the Runner in Your Life

Posted by Amey Hellen on

As Christmas quickly approaches and you struggle for ideas for the perfect gift, we decided to talk about our top gift ideas for the runner in your life. No matter whether they are just starting out or have run a marathon, we have the perfect list for you!    1. Socks  Although this may seem obvious at first, it is important that your special someone receives the right equipment for when they are running as it...

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What is COOLMAX® and What are the Benefits?

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Here at Sockmine it is important to us that we provide quality products that deliver the qualities you deserve to enhance your performance. That is why today we wanted to talk about why we use Coolmax® and how this can help you perform better.   What is Coolmax®?  The trademark Coolmax® was developed in 1986 and have a series of polyester fabric blends that are designed to improve breathability when compared to natural fibres. The fabric was originally...

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