For evening runs, especially in the winter, a headtorch is an essential piece of a runners kit, both to see and also be seen. When I was looking at the different headtorches available the most important thing to take into account was how much light (lumens) I’d need for my use. In general more lumens means a higher cost.
I needed the headtorch for use on both on lit and unlit roads, but also for completely dark locations such as woodland trails. After checking out what was available (this was in 2015) I finally decided on the Petzl Tikka RXP. Read More »