General - Reviews

Transceiver testing

Having just retested the Ortovox 3+ avalanche transceiver and also taken part in a short transceiver practise session at Glenmore Lodge using the BCA Tracker. I got to thinking about […]

New Products

Ron Hill Clothing

We have added Ron Hill as a new clothing brand at Facewest. We are trying to offer more trail/fell running and adventure race products to you but noticed that although […]


inov-8 Running Philosophy

inov-8 have published a booklet of information titled ‘Making The Transition to Natural Running’. The booklet can be downloaded as a PDF here. The claims made in the booklet […]


Natural Running

This time last year we started to sell footwear at Facewest. We only sell off road running shoes and rock boots, so pretty specialist, but obviously plenty of our customers […]


Proper Cow Bell

Nothing like a ski mountaineering race to bring out very passionate supporters and the best cow bells. Here’s the best one I saw at the Pierra Menta.


Marmot Spring Summer ’11

Our Marmot Spring drop has now arrived and is available for purchase. We’ve stripped down the range a bit this year and come up with a awesome selection of lightweight […]