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Steven Alexander

In-store Update...

Please note that our online store is still running as normal with reduced P&P rates and free returns (UK). We will be looking to introduce some handy local services asap - watch this space.

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Steven Alexander

Update From the achilles heel Team

To all friends and fellow runners. Amidst the uncertain times that we face, globally and locally, here’s a quick update on our current situation. Our store is open and taking a tentative ‘business as usual’ approach and will continue to do so until the advice changes. We are following all hygiene guidelines and taking extra steps to ensure a clean and safe environment for our team and customers. The decision has been made to postpone our Run Club sessions until further notice. Our online store remains open as usual with reduced P&P costs and will be updated daily with all...

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Steven Alexander

Ciele Athletics - Running Caps & Tees

From Montreal to Glasgow, meet Ciele Athletics, combining sleek design with technical, lightweight fabrics. Running caps - designed and built for the run. It all started at the top for Ciele, fully focused on creating the best technical headgear in the game, and they nailed it. From the classic 5 panel fit that the GOCap offers to the pinched crown fit you will find in the TRLCap there's a style and colour for all. The winter range features Italian merino and merino mix yarns to build beanies with a soft touch that won’t pill and perform in real cold weather conditions. Spring...

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Steven Alexander

Best Track Running Spikes for 2020

If you're thinking about hitting the track this year we're here to get you track ready with our vibrant collection of track spikes. Below we will breakdown our favourite models of 2020 covering all distances; sprint, middle and long distance. Sprint... Nike Superfly Elite Over a decade later, the Nike Superfly Elite Sprint Spike returns with updates that include ultra-breathable Flymesh fabric to keep you cool and an innovative spike plate for optimal grip. Ideal for 100m - 400m sprinters. adidas Sprintstar Entry level sprint spikes born to race distances up to 400 meters, they are made of incredibly lightweight...

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