Promotions, Offers & Sales


We may, from time to time, run promotions.  Any such activity will be subject to these Terms and any specific terms and conditions that are clearly identified and brought to your attention on the specific web-pages for those promotions.

How you may use promotional codes. The promotional code will entitle you to receive a discount off the standard full price of products, the code cannot be used on reduced or sale products or in conjunction with any other offer, and cannot be used to reduce postage and packaging costs. The promotional code may only be used on one occasion before the expiry date of the promotion code, and by the person for whom it is intended to be used.

Recycle My Gear Promo – Runners Need

As runners, we know that no matter how hard we look after our kit, there comes a time when it needs replacing. That’s why we’re offering you 10% off your next purchase** when you recycle your old worn-out running kit with us between 9th February and 8th March.

Keep reading to find out what kit we can accept and how to recycle it either in-store or at a SOEX recycling station. Or why not check out our new arrivals to find the perfect kit for your next run?

How the offer works:

At your local store:

  • Take your unwanted kit into your nearest Runners Need, Cotswold Outdoor Snow+Rock store. Let an in-store expert know you’ve brought in your recycling, and they’ll show you to the recycling point
  • We’ll give you 10% off your next purchase so you can refresh your running kit

At a SOEX recycling station:

If you don’t live near a Runners Need, Cotswold Outdoor or Snow+Rock, you can still make the most of this offer.

  • Simply take your worn kit to one of our recycling partner SOEX’s 11,000 national recycling stations*
  • Take a picture of yourself and your worn-out kit as you're recycling it
  • Email the photo to, and our team will email you a 10% voucher that you can redeem online or use in-store. Terms and conditions apply**

Spread the word

We love sharing your efforts and want to encourage as many runners as we can to recycle their kit and take advantage of this offer, so don’t forget to tag your photos on Instagram @runnersneed @cotswoldoutdoor @snowandrock  for a chance to be featured on our feeds.

*SOEX recycling stations can be found at 11,000 venues across the country in council car parks, recycling venues and certain Waitrose, Tesco and Booths supermarkets. Look out for their distinctive recycling bins.

**View full Terms and conditions.

Terms and Conditions – **Terms and Conditions – one voucher per designated recycling deposit, not to be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion (including Vitality member discount), one voucher is redeemable against any full price clothing item; not redeemable on sale items; no alternative is given and the voucher cannot be exchanged for cash; it is the responsibility of the customer to let store staff know that they have made a donation in-store or to follow the online application process to receive a voucher online, vouchers cannot be given retrospectively; vouchers will be given out from 9th February until 8th March 2022; after the 8th March 2022, customers can still recycle their gear through our stores after this time but will not be rewarded with a voucher; vouchers are valid in-store and online until 15th March 2022."

When you recycle your gear between the 9th February until 8th March 2022 you can claim 10% off your purchase in-store or online following the processes outlined above/previously.

The 10% promotion applies to all full priced items of clothing including running and snowsports clothing.

All 10% promotional vouchers issued are valid until the 15th March 2022.

The Recycle My Gear promotion cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, sale or discount. Further exclusions apply, including but not limited to:

  • Gift Cards and Vouchers
  • Postage
  • Sale and discounted items
  • Special ordered items
  • Electronics, Turbo Trainers or Paddleboards
  • Courses/Events
  • Finance payment option

UK – Explore Partnership - Spend & Save Promotion

 Terms & Conditions

  • In partnership with Explore, the promotion is to receive a saving of £10 off when you spend over £50 or £20 off when you spend over £100 on selected full priced items in a single transaction
  • Valid between 14th September 2021 to 30th June 2022 11:59PM GMT
  • The saving of up to £20 will be applied to qualifying full priced items of outdoor clothing or equipment in your basket that are not already discounted or on offer during the promotional period
  • Exclusions apply including all electronics, paddle boards, turbo trainers, gift cards and eVouchers. Other exclusions may apply. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other voucher, offer, promotional code, discount or sale price.
  • The promotion is delivered solely via Explore to selected customers within their brochure. To receive the £10 or £20 saving, the promotion barcode must be scanned at the till in-store or promotion code used online at the basket phase of the transaction
  • The promotional voucher cannot be applied retrospectively
  • Valid in Cotswold Outdoor, Runners Need and Snow+Rock stores or online at, and
  • Our standard terms and conditions of sale and Explore More terms and conditions apply.


If you are not happy with your Bridgedale Trail Run socks for any reason, you can return then to the place of purchase within 90 days of purchase for a full refund. Offer ends 9th September 2021. Applies to selected styles only. Please return web orders to store only, this will be at the customers expense. The returned socks must be returned in a clean, washed and hygienic condition
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