This top has seen me through the coldest wetest days, now I am shedding my cagoule and its coming into it’s own as the perfect single layer.
- This top is really comfortable despite incorporating the slightly stiffer windproof fabric front.
- The attention to detail is excellent and really appreciated in bad weather.
- The engineered design means that the shape is great – really neat and feminine!
- It’s hard to think of any, but if I was pushed – maybe it could be a couple of centimetres longer.
Brooks Infinity Windshirt
Moving Comfort Juno Bra
01.05.13A good sports bra is an essential item in every woman's wardrobe, in fact it is probably one of the most important bits of kit you will buy so it's worth getting it right. Sportsister's Rachel tested the Moving Comfort Juno Bra for running, here's how she...
Tried and tested: AnaNichoola Black Star Jersey
24.04.13We love testing great looking kit here at Sportsister, but if it doesn't perform then it gets a big thumbs down. So what did we make of the super-cool AnaNichoola Black Star cycling Jersey? We tested this jersey over several rides, and a spinni...
Adidas Boost Running Shoe
08.04.13Adidas claim to have created a revolutionary running shoe with an innovative midsole that will improve your run no end. Sportsister’s Natalie decided to give the Boost Running Shoes a try to see if they live up to the hype. I really enjoyed running in...
Lucas Hugh Lexington Leggings
30.03.13Sportsister puts Lucas Hugh's Lexington Leggings to the test
Tried and tested: Carrera Foldable Helmet
22.03.13Bike helmets are not always the most exciting product to test - they do the job and sometimes they look nice too. But this helmet from Carrera is unique as it folds up by a third, making it easy to store when you are out and about. Pretty neat huh? ...
Tried and tested: Gore Countdown 2.0 Shorts
19.03.13The most important bit of kit for cyclists is arguably a good pair of shorts - I tested this pair of Gore multi-purpose shorts on the road, and on a very mucky off-road ride and they passed both tests with flying colours. Designed to be versatile, this...
Shock Absorber Ultimate Gym Bra
13.03.13Sportsister tests the Shock Absorber Ultimate Gym Bra
Berghaus Teton Softshell
25.02.13Like most women who do a variety of sports and outdoor activities, finding the perfect kit means it has to be versatile enough to adapt plus easy to mix with a range of garments. This Berghaus softshell fits the bill perfectly and has become a firm favourite in Danielle's wardrobe.
Reebok CrossFit tights, tank and bra
21.02.13Our CrossFit blogger Jess puts some Reebok CrossFit kit through it's paces in the box
Brooks PureDrift running shoe
24.01.13Minimal running shoes continue to be one of the most interesting areas of development in the running shoe market, so Danielle, our very own barefoot running fan decided to put a pair of the Brooks PureDrift to the test.
JoJo Maman Bebe maternity swimsuit
17.01.13Trying to keep your fitness up through your pregnancy? So is Sportsister’s Heidi so she has been testing out a maternity swimsuit. RATING: 4/5 – if I had a smaller bust I’d give it 5/5 I tested the JoJo Maman Bebe’s black maternity swi...
Polar H7 bluetooth heart rate monitor and Polar Beat app
09.01.13The Polar Beat is a new training app from Polar, which works together with their H7 heart rate sensor, through Bluetooth technology, to take your exercise to the next level.
Merrell Oslo waterproof boots
23.12.12We spend a lot of time in the great outdoors here at Sportsister, but we hate having cold or wet feet, so this winter we decided to test boots that are fit for purpose. The Merrell Oslo Waterproof is part of a great range of practical, yet stylish outdoor footwear that does the job perfectly.
Fitta Mamma maternity sportswear
18.12.12Keen to keep exercising right through my pregnancy, I jumped at the chance to test out the new line of Fitta Mamma maternity sportswear. According to research regular exercise can reduce some of the physical symptoms of pregnancy such as backache a...
Christmas gift guide – Our best buys for over £50
06.12.12Looking for that sporty something? With gifts this great you’ll be adding them to your own wish list. Here are our best buys for over £50. Christmas gift guides: - Our Best buys for under £25 - Our Best buys for under £50 ...
Under Armour Bra
05.12.12A well-fitting sports bra is an essential piece of kit, whatever your bust size. Under Armour has recently launched their Armour Bra which they claim to be ‘revolutionary’. So naturally, we put it to the test.
Christmas gift guide - Our best buys for under £50
01.12.12Looking for that sporty something? With gifts this great you’ll be adding them to your own wish list. Here are our best buys for under £50. Christmas gift guides: - Our Best buys for under £25 ...
Vaude Soneza cycling shoes
29.11.12Sportsister loves cycling, but not all the team have converted to cycling shoes, so Danielle decided to take the leap and give these Vaude Soneza shoes a go.
Moving Comfort Zip Top and Beanie
22.11.12As the temperatures drop, you will need to add some extra kit to the shopping list to help keep you warm through the winter. Sportsister tests two items from Moving Comfort that are perfect for this time of year. The first is the Foxie Full Zip, a versat...
Tried and tested: Jack Wolfskin Topaz Jacket
14.11.12The Jack Wolfskin Topaz Jacket is according to Cotswold Outdoor one of the most popular jackets in the range. It is designed to cover a wide range of outdoor activities, so we took it to the Devon coast for a wet and windy weekend. Our score? a pretty gre...