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Tour of the Cornfields

Tour of the Cornfields

William 20/09/2018 0
Last Sunday dawned incredibly bright and warm as 350 people arrived at Wimpole Hall near Cambridge for the Tour of the Cornfields a 50 or 100km off ro...
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Glenmore 24 (2018)

Glenmore 24 (2018)

William 13/09/2018 0
Ross had already completed 5 Ultras this year including the Scottish Triple Crown events, before he took on the Glenmore 24 hour trail race this month...
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Hills: Anyone's Playground

Hills: Anyone's Playground

William 10/09/2018 1
Hills: Anyone’s Playground Jacob Adkin is a GB Mountain Runner and king of running uphill having recently won the British Uphill Mountain Running Cham...
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Glen Ogle 33: Training month 2!

Glen Ogle 33: Training month 2!

William 03/09/2018 0
The honeymoon is sadly over. The sky has turned to grey. The legs are no longer fresh. And the miles are getting longer. Training just got real! You'd...
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Hamish's Top 10 Running Shoes

Hamish's Top 10 Running Shoes

William 31/08/2018 0
Active Root Ambassador Hamish is a passionate runner and ferocious competitor, particularly on the hills where he has twice been Scottish u-23 champio...
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Fiona Outdoors: Green Tea & Ginger Review

Fiona Outdoors: Green Tea & Ginger Review

William 30/08/2018 0
Scottish sports drink company Active Root has launched a new version of the Original Ginger flavour and a new product, Active Root Green Tea and Ginge...
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WHY GREEN TEA & GINGER

WHY GREEN TEA & GINGER

William 26/07/2018 0
Exciting news! We've released our first alternative to our Original Ginger flavour: Green Tea and Ginger! But why have we chosen Green tea and more im...
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Top Three Cycling Destinations Within An Easy Flight of Edinburgh

Top Three Cycling Destinations Within An Easy Flight of Edinburgh

William 19/07/2018 0
July 19, 2018Clare Dewey is the founder of Epic Road Rides, the travel website for road cyclists. She is an avid road cyclist and travel lover. When s...
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Ross takes on the West Highland Way!

Ross takes on the West Highland Way!

William 17/07/2018 0
At the beginning of the year, Active Root Ambassador Ross set his sights on the Triple Crown of Scottish Ultra Running- running the Highland Fling, We...
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SCURRY TO THE SEA

SCURRY TO THE SEA

William 16/07/2018 0
We were chuffed when race organiser Peter Ness got in touch with us about helping sponsor the Scurry as it's a really cool concept for a race- urban o...
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Active Root Summer Newsletter

Active Root Summer Newsletter

William 27/06/2018 0
The last few months have been sweaty and not because of the tremendously hot weather (although our frail, pale Scottish bodies have struggled to cope ...
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MAD Seat- A True Arthur's Seat Challenge

MAD Seat- A True Arthur's Seat Challenge

William 19/06/2018 0
Active Root ambassador Connor is the owner and personal trainer at Revolution Fitness, Edinburgh. Committed to bettering body function and empowering ...
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New Ambassadors 3/3

New Ambassadors 3/3

William 12/06/2018 0
Here's our final 4 new ambassadors, including passionate runner and fundraiser Stephen, triathlete and Personal Trainer Kate, Ultra Runner and aspirin...
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The Highland Fling race report: Romain Borgeal.

The Highland Fling race report: Romain Borgeal.

William 31/05/2018 0
Active Root Ambassador Romain is a keen runner to say the least. Not only does he compete in ultra races, he is also Assistant Manager at specialist r...
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Ultra Distance Races: how to train and keep motivated.

Ultra Distance Races: how to train and keep motivated.

William 28/05/2018 0
 Adrian competed in his first MTB event in 2012 and has since challenged for titles in various different distances and categories, including placing 3...
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Bianchi Dama

Bianchi Dama

William 22/05/2018 0
Bianchi Dama are a semi-professional women's performance cycling team based in Somerset. Their name comes from their main sponsor, Bianchi bikes, and ...
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