6 Top Socks
MORE MILE, £5.99
London Cushioned Sock.
More Mile are renowned for being a great price, without compromising on quality. These socks are individually fitted for left/right feet, and have cushioned heel for superior comfort. They also come in great colours! www.startfitness.co.uk
YOUR SOLE, £11.50
Performance Socks. These socks are made up of two layers: an inner layer hugs your foot and slides against the outer layer, insulating your skin against friction, reducing the risk of blisters. The outer layer features large vent panels for increased breathability. They feel good on, and certainly keep your feet blister-free and comfortable. www.yoursole.com
Gossamer Quarter Sock. A particularly light-weight and breathable running sock for both men and women. Cushioning in the forefoot and heel area prevents pressure sores. www.brooksrunning.co.uk.
MIZUNO, £90 for a pack of six
Accel Sock. These socks have arch support, are anatomically shaped and available for both men and women. Good material including 45 percent CoolMax®, the fastest drying high-tec fabric that pulls sweat away, leaving you dry and comfortable. www.mizuno.eu
1000 MILE, £9.99
The Fusion Sock is a double layer sock with a blisterfree guarantee! It’s a well-padded sock! The padding offers comfort and protection: around the Achilles tendon, and the arch. And there’s extra padding for the toe, ball and heel zones. Blisterfree...? It’s the double layer which eliminates friction between the foot and shoe that prevents painful blisters. www.1000mile.co.uk
TOE TOE, £8.95
With “EPTTM (Enhanced Proprioception Technology)” the makers of TOETOE socks, say they can,“enhance proprioception, ventilation and biomechanical function.” And if you’ve got toes that bang together, these socks do what they say, “reduce inter-digital pressure” (ie toes banging together!). A quality sock made from 84.5 percent CoolMax®, (wicking the excess moisture). www.toesocks.co.uk