lightweight insulated jackets

To the Test: Mountain Equipment Arete Hooded Jacket

Coming in at a more wallet-friendly price than some other jackets, the Mountain Equipment Arete lightweight jacket offers great bang for your buck.

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Lightweight insulated jackets

To the Test: Patagonia Micro Puff Lightweight Insulated Jacket

Weight weenies, this one’s for you. The Patagonia Micro Puff is a synthetic option offering one of the best weight to warmth ratios on the market.

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petzl choosing the right headtorch

Choosing a Headtorch: Everything You Need to Know

Choosing the right headtorch is tricky. It's important to look at weight, durability, brightness, ease of use, cost, comfort and stability and lots more.

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Ribcap

City Commuters: Is This the Answer to the Helmet Debate?

This week we’re loving the very hip, yet very functional helmet known as the Ribcap.

By Orla O'Muiri

Autumn Cycling gear

11 Things You Need on Your Bike this Autumn

A few key items of autumn cycling kit will ensure you can enjoy comfortable and enjoyable rides no matter what Mother Nature throws at you.

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salomon-Acid-Lime-Xa-Elevate-Trail-Shoe review

To the Test: Salomon XA Elevate Trail Runners

The Salomon Elevate XA has to be one of the most versatile shoes I have tested and is a great value option for those who run on a variety of terrain. 

By Heather Snelgar

lightweight insulated jackets

To the Test: Rab Microlight Summit Jacket

Fans of the iconic Rab Microlight Alpine may ask whether you can make that great jacket any better. It seems you can. The Microlight Summit jacket is here!

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cora ball

Product We Love: The Cora Ball

This week, we fell in love with the new, sustainable, eco-friendly Cora Ball, a laundry ball that is cleaning up our oceans one wash-load at a time!

By Brianne Doherty

Great Outdoors Sale

SAVE €45 on the Lowe Alpine Eclipse Large 25 Backpack in the Great Outdoors Sale

Great Outdoors is currently offering a whopping €45 off the award-winning Lowe Alpine Eclipse Large 25 Backpack.

By Brianne Doherty

lightweight insulated jackets

To the Test: Salewa Fanes Tirol Wool Hooded Jacket

Working with Tirol Mountain Rescue Service, Salewa has turned to the wool produced by Tirol sheep to create a new, light and lovely, insulated jacket.

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