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RASMUS KRAGH INTERVIEW

The first Dane ever to reach the summit of Mount Everest without the use of artificial oxygen. That is who Rasmus Kragh is. Furthermore, Rasmus is a mountaineer, outdoor adventurer, public speaker, DANISH ENDURANCE ambassador, and a very good guy. We were lucky enough to…

INTRODUCING THE BAMBOO DRESS SOCKS

For cloud-like softness and a fit ranging from everyday life to weddings, opt for the new DANISH ENDURANCE Bamboo Dress Socks. Read along to discover exactly how the Bamboo Dress Socks will help you feel soft and comfortable for all social occasions.     What…

COUTING CALORIES – HOW DOES RUNNING A MARATHON COMPARE TO OTHER ELITE SPORTS

First let’s answer this question: Just how many calories does running a marathon burn? That number will vary from person to person depending on age, body weight, and other factors like run intensity or pace. But for this article, we will use as a baseline…

TOP HIKING ROUTES AROUND THE WORLD

Hiking season is upon us. Read along to discover 10 of the best and most awe-inspiring footpath hiking routes of the world, varying in length, altitude, difficulty, and scenery. In random order of ranking.     Appalachian Trail, U.S. The Appalachian National Scenic Trail, also…

RuntheWorld

Are you preparing for a marathon? Our good friends from RuntheWorld have you covered in their newest article on marathon preparation. RuntheWorld is a travel company whose mission is to connect people and socially responsible businesses with social projects, with the goal of long-term positive…

DEALING WITH MARATHON EXHAUSTION

The marathon and half-marathon season have officially ended. All over the world, runners have seen their hard work and sweat equity come to fruition – or result in disappointment and a need for recalibration. As the body adapts to marathon-specific exercising and high mileage, the…

THE BENEFITS OF CORE EXERCISING

While core exercises can lead to stronger and more toned abdominal muscles, this is just a fraction of the benefits of a strong and stable core. Core training can help improve and optimize several areas that tricle down to athletic improvements and benefits. Some of…

PROJECT ICEMAN – ANDERS HOFMAN LAURSEN INTERVIEW

The first person to ever complete an Ironman on Antarctica. That is who DANISH ENDURANCE brand ambassador Anders Hofman Laursen, through his Project Iceman, has dedicated the last couple of years of his life trying to become. Common sense would tell you that this is...

COPENHAGEN HALF MARATHON 2019 – WORLD RECORD

The Copenhagen Half Marathon 2019 saw the fastest half marathon completion in history! Kenyan runner Geoffrey Kamworor now holds the record with a jaw-dropping time of 58 minutes and 1 second.     Kenyan masterclass. With this time, Kamworor takes 17 seconds off the world record…

INTRODUCING THE DANISH ENDURANCE BAMBOO DRESS SOCKS

For cloud-like softness and a fit ranging from everyday life to weddings, opt for the new DANISH ENDURANCE Bamboo Dress Socks. Read along to discover exactly how the socks will help you feel soft and comfortable for all social occasions.   What features does the…

DIET SECRETS OF ENDURANCE ATHLETES

Performing at high levels of intensity for long periods of time requires a diet that helps one perform at maximum capacity. Elite endurance athletes are immensely focused on their diet to provide them with sustainable fuel for their endeavors. Here we spill the beans on…

INTRODUCING THE DANISH ENDURANCE LONG DISTANCE RUNNING SOCKS

Looking for the best running socks for long-distance running? Look no further. Aim to optimize your endurance endeavors and reach your goals with the DANISH ENDURANCE Long Distance Running Socks. Read along to discover the problem-solving technical features, background story, and availability of the newest…

HOW DOES RUNNING ON A KETO DIET IMPACT YOUR ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE?

Keto, or, the ketogenic diet and being in a state of ketosis has been a dietary buzz that has caught major tailwind in recent years. The diet has helped people lose significant amounts of weight in a relatively short timeframe, and its popularity has raised…

HOW TO BE GREAT (3 FACTORS TO GREATNESS)

The word ”greatness” is often associated with status, power, control, and reputation. But greatness can mean something different to all of us. It can also be to positively impact those around you and inspiring others. Whichever way you choose to define what will make you…

EXERCISING ON VACATION – OLYMPIC ADVISE

Taking a leave of absence from regular daily life can be much needed. This allows for recalibrating the system and rejuvenating the mind and body. However, you do not necessarily have to forego all of your improvements in terms of your physical condition every time you…

TAKE IT TO THE BEACH – TRAINING AND EXERCISING

Summertime means beach time. The hot weather allows for outdoor workouts and exercise sessions in the sand, utilized by amateurs and professionals alike. Enjoy the wonderful view of the beach and exploit the performance-enhancing training that a session on the sand provides. Running on the…

11 QUESTIONS TO MEHDI TLADSSU

This month, we are featuring one of the most passionate runners of our DANISH ENDURANCE community. Mehdi has set himself a very ambitious challenge for a great cause: running 12 marathons in 12 months to help raise awareness for hospitalized kids of the Haroz Association.   1. DANISH…

BALANCING AN ACTIVE LIFESTYLE WITH A BUSY SCHEDULE

Most of us are aware that living an active healthy lifestyle is good for the mind, body, and soul. However, it is easy to get caught up in a work-life balance consisting of too much work. Having kids can take up most of your time…

COPENHAGEN MARATHON 2019 – KEY RACE FACTS

Sunday, May 19th, over 13000 runners hit the streets of the Danish capital for the 40th Edition of Telenor Copenhagen Marathon. With its 13280 participants, this edition became the biggest marathon race in Denmark. The audience followed the 42K race with great excitement and simply…

RASMUS KRAGH ON MOUNT EVEREST: KEY EXPEDITION FACTS

Few months after our interview with our DANISH ENDURANCE Ambassador Rasmus Kragh, we are sharing with you the key facts of his 2019 expedition on Mount Everest. ABOUT RASMUS KRAGH ON MOUNT EVEREST This May 2019, the mountain athlete Rasmus Kragh, has embarked on the…

CONQUER YOUR ROUTE AND RUN HAPPY

Stephan has made his way from being an occasional runner to completing 6 marathons within the last 3 years. He always wears our DANISH ENDURANCE Compression Socks (preferably in white) and he will visit us this week in Copenhagen for the Copenhagen Marathon! Find out…

RUNNING COMMUNITIES IN COPENHAGEN

You see them at the events, the races, and the running store, and they always look like they are having a great time. Running clubs can be a great way for you to commit to your running adventure and to bring more excitement to the…

DANISH CYCLING EVENTS TO ENJOY THIS SPRING

Denmark is known as one of the most bike-friendly countries in the world. One aspect of what the country has to offer is the vibrant and exciting cycling events that roll out in the spring and summer months. Saddle up, grab the handlebar, and make…

12 QUESTIONS TO OUR CEO & FOUNDER NICOLAJ DUE

What does DANISH ENDURANCE stand for? What are the values we believe in? These are only a few of the questions we asked Nicolaj Due, our CEO and Founder. Indeed, who better than him could explain the essence of DANISH ENDURANCE? Given the importance of…

INTRODUCING OUR DANISH ENDURANCE CYCLING SOCKS

Being Danes at heart and in life, it was only a matter of time before we would come up with a sock for our favorite way of moving around: cycling! Our DANISH ENDURANCE Cycling Socks have been developed in Copenhagen, the bike capital of the…

11 QUESTIONS TO HARSH VAGABOND

Harsh is a climber and solo backpacker based in Ladakh. Harsh came across our socks during his stay in Stok Kangri Base Camp (5000m), when another solo backpacker handed him our Merino Wool Socks. He has been using them ever since. With many years of…

5 REASONS WHY IT’S GREAT TO RUN IN THE WINTER

Brrrrr, it’s freezing! Winter is upon us and it feels like it’s always dark outside. Many of us find it too tempting to hide inside our warm homes, at the gym or maybe at the cozy coffee shop. But you should not underestimate the power…

11 QUESTIONS TO RASMUS KRAGH

Rasmus Kragh is a Danish athlete, runner, and mountaineer with a very ambitious goal: climbing Mount Everest without artificial oxygen. Rasmus has already attempted to climb Everest twice, but bad weather conditions prevented him to reach the summit. He was only 200 meters away. This…

INJURY PREVENTION IN RUNNING

It’s a new year! You have gathered new energy and motivation to tackle the year ahead. And on your New Year’s resolution list, you might have written down a running goal or a specific race. The problem? Too often, runners begin a new training program…

THE BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO RUNNING

New year, new goals – right? Whether you want to lose weight or get back in shape, running is a good solution for becoming healthier and more active. It also helps to improve your lung function, boosting your immune system and lowering the risk of…

A GUIDE TO DANISH ENDURANCE COMPRESSION SOCKS

Our previous article introduced you to the benefits of compression socks. But how do you select the compression sock that is best for YOU?  You’ve come to the right place! This article will serve as your ultimate guide to choosing the perfect DANISH ENDURANCE compression…

11 QUESTIONS TO DANISH ROWER CECILIE BRÜNNICH SØRENSEN 

We interviewed the young Danish athlete Cecilie Brünnich Sørensen about her life as an elite rower. Check out what she has to say about the relevance of endurance mindset in her rowing career! 1. You are a Danish rower and you are part of the…

DANISH ENDURANCE GIFT GUIDE

With Christmas approaching, we put together this Christmas gift guide to help you find the perfect socks for your loved ones, whether they are fond of running, hiking or simply looking good in a pair of nice dress socks.  Check the different categories below and simply…

Vinter must-have

Det kan være svært, at finde motivationen til at løbe en tur når det er mørkt, koldt og blæsende udenfor. For vi kender det alle sammen: det er ret svært, at få sig selv til at stige ud af sengen når det er bælgmørkt udenfor. Især…

11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL THOMAS

1.Vil du ikke starte med at introducere dig selv? Jeg hedder Thomas og er 40 år. Jeg bor i Aalborg sammen med min kæreste og min datter, når hun er hos mig. Til daglig arbejder jeg som trivselspædagog på en folkeskole i Aalborg og jeg…

CROSS COUNTRY OG TRAILLØB: HVAD HANDLER HYPEN OM?

Vinteren nærmer sig og vi kan ikke benægte, at det kan være lidt frusterende at løbe udenfor. Men vinteren åbner også vejen for nye spændende alternativer. På denne tid af året er cross-country løb og trail løb en fantastisk måde at opbygge styrke og UDHOLDENHED…

LAD OS INTRODUCERE DIG FOR VORES HIKING OG TREKKING STRØMPER

Vinteren er på vej og vi glæder os til at bringe vores uld frem igen! For uanset, hvor meget vi kan lide den magiske kombination af sne og varm kakao indenfor bliver vi nødt til at håndtere det store problem, som vi alle står overfor…

11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL THIJS

1. Du er en meget succesful atlet, der er mest kendt for dine præstationer på banen – men vil du ikke introducere dig selv? Jeg er 26 år og bor i Aarhus, hvor jeg studerer medicin. Jeg har til ”hobby”, at løbe en masse og…

DIN ULTIMATIVE MARATON GUIDE

Mit navn er Signe FLaurp Øllgaard og jeg er en 25 årig løber fra Danmark. Jeg har altid været interesseret i løb og atletik, og har med årene forelsket mig mere og mere i baneløb. For det mest løber jeg mellemdistance løb (5000m og 10,000m)….

VI INTRODUCERER VORES UNDERBUKSER TIL MÆND!

Vi er super glade for, at kunne introducere vores helt nye produkt! Og vi snakker altså ikke om sokker denne gang… Vores helt nye mande trunks er designet til at sikre dig den perfekte pasform, uanset om du klæder dig på casual, skal ud og…

CPH Halvmaraton 2018 – Højdepunkter

Sidste søndag, d. 16 september, deltog over 22.000 løbere i det populære CPH Halvmaraton. Grundet den hurtige rute rundt i København, det hurtige felt og atmosfæren, er CPH Halvmaraton gået hen og blevet et anerkendt løb i Europa. Men hvorfor er CPH Halvmaraton blevet så…

EN UDHOLDENDE TANKEGANG

03.09.18 EN UDHOLDENDE TANKEGANG En udholdende tankegang, hvad betyder det? For mig betyder det, at det er en sindstilstand der har guidet mig igennem nogle af mine største udfordringer både som atlet og igennem mit liv. Det får mig til at tænke på, at jeg…

WILD TRAILS I TOSCANA

Hvad er Wild Trails Guide Escursionistiche? Wild Trails er et projekt som er organiseret af fire kvalificerede miljøguider, der ønsker at dele deres fælles passion for vandring og for at fremme og fortælle om de steder de blev født og voksede op: Den nordlige del…

11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL STINA TROEST

15.12.17 11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL STINA TROEST   Hvornår begyndte du at løbe og hvem eller hvad motiverer dig? Jeg begyndte at løbe da jeg var tre år gammel, både på og udenfor løbebanen på stadion. Det der motiverer mig, er den følelse man har når…

FRA SICILIEN TIL MADAGASCAR MED DANISH ENDURANCE

10.01.18 FRA SICILIEN TIL MADAGASCAR MED DANISH ENDURANCE   Hej, mit navn er Stéphanie Versteeg, jeg er rejseskribent og kommer fra Holland. Som person er jeg altid klar på nye eventyr og jeg er så heldig at min blog expeditieaardbol.nl giver mig mulighed for mange rejser rundt i hele…

11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL ULTRALØBER JOHANNES KLEIN

02.03.18 11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL ULTRALØBER JOHANNES KLEIN   Du er en passioneret ultraløber og meget succesfuld indenfor trailrunning – hvordan opstod din passion? Jeg har en baggrund indenfor alpine sportsgrene, samt hiking og har derfor været vant til at tage på lange ture i bjergområder siden…

KOMPRESSIONSSOKKER – HVAD ER DET OG HVORDAN BRUGER MAN DEM?

19.04.2018 KOMPRESSIONSSOKKER – HVAD ER DET OG HVORDAN BRUGER MAN DEM?   Kompressionssokker er meget tætsiddende strømper, der forsigtigt tilfører et konstant og gradueret pres mod dine underben. Lyder dette ubehageligt? Kun du selv kan afprøve det, men så snart du har prøvet kompressionsstrømper, vil…

OFF THE BEATEN PATH LIES REWARD: THE MIND BODY BENEFITS OF HIKING

11.07.18 OFF THE BEATEN PATH LIES REWARD: THE MIND BODY BENEFITS OF HIKING   Horsetooth Resevoir, Fort Collins, Colorado   From trail to peak a wholesome hike is excellent for the both the mind and body. While on a hike, from the glorious views of…

11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL VERONICA FABRIANESI

02.08.18 11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL VERONICA FABRIANESI   Du er en passioneret frontløber – hvordan opstod denne passion og hvordan har den udviklet sig? Jeg startede med at løbe for 3 år siden. Desværre startede det hele på grund af en ulykkelig hændelse (min fars død)….

VI INTRODUCERER VORES NYE PERFORMANCE CREW TENNISSOKKER

20.07.18 VI INTRODUCERER VORES NYE PERFORMANCE CREW TENNISSOKKER   Lad os være ærlige – vi vil alle sammen gerne være den pæneste udgave af os selv, uanset om konteksten er træning eller ej. Med dette in mente, har vi med vores nye Performance Crew tennissokker…

11 SPØRGSMÅL TO CASPER U. MORTENSEN

16.08.18 11 SPØRGSMÅL TIL CASPER MORTENSEN Hej Casper! Hvem er du for dem som ikke ved det? Hejsa, mit navn er Casper Mortensen og jeg er professionel håndboldspiller. Du er en meget succesfuld håndboldspiller. Hvor længe har du dyrket denne sport? Jeg har spillet håndbold…




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