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Comrades Marathon 2019 - Nedbank Elite Green Dream Team

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XMiles are proud to announce Anthony as part of the Nedbank Elite Athletes team for the COMRADES MARATHON 2019 Nedbank Green Dream Team and Provincial Sponsor and Support Criteria for Athletes Comrades Marathon 2019 Click here for Nedbank Running Club Athletes Profiles for Comrades 2019 The team includes some familiar names for including; COMRADES MARATHON 2019 MALE – PROFILES Anthony Clark - XMiles Steven Way Lee Grantham Sage Canaday COMRADES MARATHON 2019 FEMALE – PROFILES Gerda Steyn Camille Herron Christine Wellington Samantha Amend - XMiles \ SNB Ambassador

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What fuelled Kilian Jornet when pushing to see how many meters of elevation gain he could do in 24 hours?

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Only Kilian would ask himself 'How many meters of elevation gain can I do in 24 hours?'  Here is an extract from his blog on how he fuelled the adventure. Kilian set out with the plan to test the variables of elevation and endurance. His aim was to see how his body reacted to large amounts of elevation over the course of one day. Check out Kilians the Strava activity sync with Suunto 9 In our extract we look at how Kilian Jornet fuelled his 24-hour activity, consuming 40 gels and 5,500 - 6,000 calories total.   View this post on Instagram To...

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XMiles & SNB UK The National Running Show 2019

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So we had a stand at the National Running Show at the NEC in Birmingham, showcasing XMiles UK Ltd as the UK and Ireland distribution and retail partner Squirrel’s Nut Butter (SNB), Squirrel’s Nut Butter (SNB UK) – hand crafted, the world’s best all-natural, anti-chafe salve. Also at the National Running Show XMiles represented brands from our extensive range. Mountain Fuel - a balanced sports nutrition system designed to provide the body with the nutrition and energy to cope with any type of physical activity. Maurten - Hydrogel Sports Fuel – Carbohydrate-rich fuel for endurance sports, based on natural ingredients for energy, hydration and recovery. with Tim and...

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The Versus Socks - Story

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XMiles are very excited to bring Versus Socks to the UK, Versus Socks is the brainchild of two ex-Stellenbosch (South Africa) students, both passionate sports people, Hanno Lategan and Jurgens Uys. Their Story During a bike ride in 2013, the topic of socks came up and with both partners always on the lookout for new business opportunities they realised that there's a gap in the market for comfortable, durable and just outright good looking socks. From there designs were put on the table, chocolate milkshakes were consumed, a reliable local manufacturer was pinpointed and Versus Socks came to life. Today, Versus...

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Fuelling Strategy for Ultras - Trail Running Magazine

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FUELLING STRATEGY FOR ULTRAS We were asked by Trail Running Magazine to give some advice following a recent Twitter poll looking into the most common methods of fuelling during an ultra. As expected, the most popular strategy was using a combination of fuel types to get you to the finish line so we looked a little deeper into ultra nutrition. Read the full post on Trail Running Magazine > FUELLING STRATEGY FOR ULTRAS XMiles Jurassic Coast Social Run & Meet Up XMiles are hosting a Social Run and Meet along the beautiful Jurassic Coast in Dorset! XMiles have teamed with Mountain Fuel and...

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