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Top Ten Essentials for your Hike This Summer

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These top ten essentials should be packed whenever you decide to step out and go on any hike. Some you may not ever need but that one time you do, you’ll be glad to have it in your rucksack. These ten essentials are what are known to many as the “Systems” approach. Instead of listing individual items, items are grouped together.   NAVIGATION A good old map and compass that does not rely on any power source...

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SockMine's Top 6 British Walks

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The UK may not be the biggest country in the world, but it does have some of the best hikes this planet has to offer. From the Cornish coast to the Scottish Highlands, our beautiful island has plenty of treks for you to get your feet into. Here’s our guide to the best walks the UK has to offer:   Sixth Place – Hadrian’s Wall Path An 84-mile coast-to-coast walk from the suburbs of Newcastle...

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GripLock™ Technology Now Officially Patented

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Granted at Last After months of waiting our industry leading technology GripLock™ has finally had its patent granted. GripLock™ aims to solve the one problem all runners dread to come across: blisters. They can cause endless amounts of irritation, turn a marathon training plan on its head and in severe cases, stop running altogether. At SockMine, we aim to give athletes the edge. We want to care for your feet so you can focus on your performance.   How...

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Runners Knee - Physio in the Park Tips

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HOW TO HELP TREAT RUNNER’S KNEE – SOCKMINE X PHYSIO IN THE PARK As much as it pains us to say it, the world doesn’t revolve around socks. We care about athletes performance and want you to get the best out of yourself. This means not only do we want to prevent blisters, but we want to help you prevent all sorts of injuries. To achieve this, SockMine have collaborated with Madelaine Smith, Aka “Physio...

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IT Band Pain - Physio in the Park Tips

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HOW TO HELP TREAT IT BAND PAIN – SOCKMINE X PHYSIO IN THE PARK As much as it pains us to say it, the world doesn’t revolve around socks. We care about athletes performance and want you to get the best out of yourself. This means not only do we want to prevent blisters, but we want to help you prevent all sorts of injuries. To achieve this, SockMine have collaborated with Madelaine Smith, Aka...

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