6 problems with traditional energy gels solved

Traditional energy gels have a wide range of undesirable side effects... tummy trouble, artificial taste, gloopy texture – often all three. Forget about them all, here are the biggest problems with traditional energy gels and...

9 Best Gifts for Walkers and Hikers in 2023

So you’ve got a walker to buy a gift for. Don’t panic. We’ve searched high and low for ideal walking and hiking gifts so you don’t have to. In this guide you’ll find technical wear,...

Hypotonic vs Hypertonic vs Isotonic: What’s the Difference?

What do hypotonic, hypertonic and isotonic drinks really mean and when is the best time to consume which sports drink for optimum performance? Hear's all you need to know

Should You Be Exercising With DOMS?

Having sore muscles is no fun, but should you continue exercising with DOMS? Find out when it’s ok to keep working out and how to get rid of sore muscles ASAP!

Veloforte x Aire Libre: Running the Knoydart Peninsula

In autumn of 2021 Aire Libre launched their first ever UK running retreat. Powered by Veloforte, participants spent five days running, hiking and exploring Scotland’s stunning Knoydart Peninsula.  Aire Libre’s George Bauer led the group...

Best Hiking Food & Nutrition: The Complete Guide

Great views, fresh air filling your lungs, the mind and body-boost of exercise...hiking offers amazing benefits. Whether you’re planning a day-long adventure on the coast, a fast ascent of your nearest peak, or a multi-day...

10 High Energy Snacks to Boost Your Performance

Your snack choices can make or break your exercise. Find out what high-energy snacks to nibble on to fight fatigue, fuel your muscles & boost your performance!

Post-Workout Recovery With Vegan Protein Done Right

Plants provide plenty of protein for your body to fuel your post-exercise recovery. Discover the best vegan protein sources for you to try!

Endurance Nutrition: How To Fuel For Ultra Endurance

Everything you need to know about fuelling for the long haul