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Learn about products and trail running gear that some of the top trail running brands have released.

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Salomon Sense Ride review

Could anything topple the almighty Salomon Speedcross in 2017? Maybe...
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Product guides in TRAIL issue 15

The product guide in TRAIL 15 showcases 90 of the best trail running lifestyle enhancers in South Africa over 12 pages. From apparel that will keep you warm in winter, to hydration solutions for any situation. The guide contains useful information on a number of different products, giving you the power to choose what will suit you best.
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Get kitted with our Autumn Gear Guide in TRAIL 31

Get 10 pages showcasing 40 products in latest issue TRAIL 31's 2019 Autumn Gear Guide! Find waterproof jackets to nutrition bars, and two pages of trail and road running shoes. The detailed Autumn Gear Guide is on pages 56 to 65 of our latest issue. Popular brands include Salomon, Saucony, Suunto, Julbo, First Ascent, Brooks, Capestorm, Patagonia, and Hoka One One.

The North Face Base Camp Duffel

Renowned for its legendary durability, the original super-tough expedition Base Camp Duffel is now better than ever.
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Gear Guide issue 26

Buy the best gift to yourself with the TRAIL 26 gear guide! From bars to tights, running belts to trail shoes, caps to running prams, discover a new way to enjoy your adventures. There are 34 products from 17 awesome brands, including Balega, Breezing, Brooks, Dr Cool, Enduren, Feetures, First Ascent, FuelBelt, Hi-Tec, Hoka One One, Nature's Delicacies, Pekant, Salomon, Saucony, SWIZA, Sziols and Thule.
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Pekant Granola Pecan Bar review

The Pekant Granola Pecan Bar is a small (35g), nutrient-dense and energy-rich sports bar, that is mostly made from wholefood sources.
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Trail shoes: PUMA, Salomon, The North Face

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes Check out three top quality trail running shoes for your offroad adventures PUMA Voyage NITRO R2,799 It's here! The all-new Voyage...
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OOFOS OOriginal Sandal

OOFOS OOriginal sandals are designed to absorb impact so your body doesn't have to. They help your feet and lower legs recover faster.
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Product Guide issue 23

New season: new gear! This issue's product guide features a selection of some of the warmest jackets from First Ascent and Salomon, and the latest trail shoes from Brooks, Hi-Tec, Salomon and Saucony brands. New to SA, Raidlight features their 10 litre race vest. Nutrition options from Biogen and NuZest have your fuel covered.
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First Ascent Compass jacket review

Heloise Hunter reviews the First Ascent Compass Jacket for TRAIL magazine: "When I’m cold and need to warm up quick, I reach for the Compass jacket. It’s like wearing a duvet, and the fleece-lined pockets are a favourite!"
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Brooks Caldera 6: a maximalist makeover for 2022

The Brooks Caldera 6 has the company's exciting new technology – nitrogen-infused DNA LOFT v3 – for superior cushioning and foot protection.
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Product guides in TRAIL issue 14

The product guide in TRAIL issue 14 showcases nearly 30 of the best trail running lifestyle enhancers available in South Africa! The guide is interspersed with advice from elite athletes, explaining their preferences and helping you decide which product suits your body and your needs.
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What’s Hot February 2021

What's Hot helps you stay current and save with trail running gear deals. Improve your lifestyle (and maybe even your race times) with these hot products.
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Spring Guide TRAIL 29

Find 37 quality products in our Gear Guide to help you achieve your trail running goals this spring – and beyond!
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Product Guide issue 22

Start the new year with new gear! Brooks shoes, First Ascent, Hi-Tec, NuZest, PeptoSport, SwissEye, and The North Face showcase their finest in the TRAIL 22 product guide.
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Three Aonijie Moderate Gale 2019 hydration vest reviews

Let's get that name out of the way first. Aonijie is pronounced Ayo-knee-jie. It's a Chinese-designed brand, but the word doesn't have a meaning...
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The North Face Motivation 1/4 Zip Jacket

For lightweight coverage before, during, or after your training session, slip on this soft, technical pullover for women from The North Face.
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Hi-Tec Sensor GT shoe review

Half hiking, half running, that's what you could use the Hi-Tec Sensor GT for. But which is it better suited to? Read on to find out.

Winter Guide issue 28

Buy the best gift to yourself with TRAIL 28's Winter Guide! Feast on nine pages of bars, socks, cold weather apparel, trail and road...
Spring Gear Guide TRAIL 33

Spring Gear Guide TRAIL 33

Be ready for sun and rain with TRAIL 33's Spring Gear Guide! Feast your eyes on eight pages of shoes, waterproof jackets, hydration packs, energy drinks, sport watches, eyewear, socks, shorts and shirts. Find them all on pages 58 to 65 of our latest issue.