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Outdoor & Activity

7 best rugby base layers

Up your game on the pitch with some technical kit. IndyBest puts the best gear through its paces

10 best garden games

Get the whole family playing this summer with rackets, mallets, balls and water pistols

8 best gym bags for women

Put the finishing touch to your work-out kit and perfect the gym-to-office transition with a good-looking and functional bag

6 best waterproof cameras

Whether you’re off surfing or scuba-diving this summer, don’t miss a good photo opp just because you’re submerged

golf shoes for men the open

As The Open brings the world's top golfers to our shores, take a leaf out of their book and invest in some fancy footwear

10 best golf GPS

Inspired by play at the The Open? Then attempt to achieve Jordan Spieth-style accuracy with a clever gadget

10 best watering cans

Keep the garden and greenhouse looking blooming lovely this summer. Green-fingered experts give us their pick of the kit

10 best tough dog toys

Got an over-enthusiastic pooch on your hands? We've found you durable toys that will last more than five minutes

11 best kids' summer shoes

Whether they're into minions, dinos, sparkles or daisies, we've got sandals to keep them comfortable and their feet protected as the mercury rises

10 best beach towels

Whether it’s Barbados or Brighton, lying on a sun lounger or dry off after some lengths, we've got a towel that will do the trick

10 best barbecue accessories

It doesn’t take much sun to get us Brits out in our shorts, mixing the Pimms and firing up the barbecue. Here’s all you’ll need

5 best running glasses

Whether you’re pounding pavements, parks or hill passes, keep your eyes protected in all weathers

10 best jigsaws

Power-up with our pick of the best jigsaws for keen DIY-ers

8 best trampolines

Jump to it with our edit of the best trampolines for kids (and over-sized kids, too)

10 best men's festival wellies

From Glastonbury to Green Man, wherever you’re heading this season, the mud won’t get the better of you in one of these practical pairs