The Kit List: December

Our top tips for gear, the latest news from outdoor and sports brands, and Christmas gift suggestions for every sports-lover… December is when the SportPursuit team start picking our favourite Christmas gifts, getting excited for a snowy winter, and getting mountain-ready with new workouts for the slopes! Here’s what else is going on… Run at Night…

The Kit List – 2nd November 2018

What you should be reading, watching and listening to. Plus our top gear picks this week. Read If last weekend’s action in Solden got you excited for flying down the piste at top speed yourself, maybe you need to check out these Olympic runs you can ski. Volume 13 of Sidetracked Magazine – the publication…

Meet the Professionals Behind the Goggles

Many of us have dreamed of giving up our day jobs and moving to the mountains in pursuit of a life of skiing. For professional ski patrollers, they’ve taken that dream a step further by helping the rest of us enjoy the mountains in safety. Who are these professionals behind the goggles? Ski patrollers wake…

The Kit List – 26th October

What you should be reading, watching and listening to. Plus our top gear picks this week. Read Want to get paid in beer to ride your bike? Move to Bologna. The city has teamed up with an app called Better Points that rewards citizens for sustainable travel – read more on Cyclist. This weekend marks…

Beryl Laserlight – safety through tech

Be visible before you’re seen How the Beryl Laserlight technology keeps you safe while cycling Beryl’s first product, the revolutionary Laserlight, was created to tackle a big problem for city cyclists: being caught in the blind spot. The Laserlight is the safest bike light on the road. It is a front light combined with a…

The Kit List – 19th October

What you should be reading, watching and listening to. Plus our top gear picks this week. Read On 30th September of this year Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison became this first people to ski down Lhotse, the world’s fourth tallest peak. Read the story behind this historic descent from National Geographic and their interview with…

The Kit List – 12th October

What you should be reading, watching and listening to. Plus our top gear picks this week. Read If you weren’t following Fat Bear Week, you should have been. As the bears of Alaska’s Katmai National Park stock up on calories before hibernation the world watches, connecting to nature and the outdoors in that fun moment….

The Kit List – 5th October

What you should be reading, watching and listening to. Plus our top gear picks this week. Read When it comes to cycling performance few people have as much insight as the pros – check out their top tips on Cyclist Magazine and improve your riding now. In the world of professional skiing there is one competition…

The Kit List – September 28th

What you should be reading, watching and listening to. Plus our top gear picks this week. Read Alex Honnold is both an inspirational and problematic figure in climbing. Technically accomplished, a remarkable performance athlete, he is also most well known for incredibly risky “free soloing” ascents climbing alone without any ropes. Outdoor Magazine reflects on…

The Kit List – September 21st

What you should be reading, watching and listening to. Plus our top gear picks this week. Read It’s been an incredible season of cycling and it feels like the summer has flown past like the peloton at full sprint – luckily Cycling Weekly has put together a recap of the best moments from this year….

The Kit List – September 14th

What you should be reading, watching and listening to. Plus our top gear picks this week. Read An innovative use of recycled plastic has been unveiled in the Netherlands, where a pilot scheme has launched the first bike path made entirely of recycled plastics. Read more on Cyclist Magazine. Part running, part mountaineering, all incredible…

Fjern Clothing

Beyond boundaries At Fjern, they know what it’s like to be wet and cold because of kit that couldn’t handle what Mother Nature decided to dish out. Fjern set out to make an essential range of kit to keep the elements at bay, with an unwavering focus on end use in their design and alpinism…

Mello’s Clothing

Italian apparel modelled for movement The Mello’s brand was created in 1986. The name stems from the Mello Valley, which is close to the Valtellina, famous in the world for its environmental attractions, hiking trails and for its climbing routes; so much so that it is widely known as “little Yosemite.” MELLO’S Mens Piuma Artic…

TrueStart

The world’s #1 energising coffee Coffee can be one of the world’s greatest health drinks, when it is sourced, crafted and prepared with the care and attention to detail that it deserves. TrueStart makes you feel incredible, with no crash or jitters. It’s an incredible, globally unique innovation designed to help you get the most…

DKB Clothing

Italian garments designed with technology and passion Inspired by passion and guided by quality, DKB have the mountain in their DNA. In fact, the letter K in DKB is originally a reference to “Kazbek,” name of the legendary mountain of the Caucasus, a nod to DKB’s passion for snow and nature. Since 2004, DKB have…

Klättermusen

Gear and clothing for life in the wild Klättermusen was born through the questions of a curious researcher’s mind; Peter Askulv knew that by applying science to his vast climbing and outdoor experience it would lead to great ideas. What initially started with a single needle and thread in a basement, is now sold in…

Proviz

Visibility, performance and style Proviz is an international award-winning sports brand and has the largest range of specialist enhanced visibility sports products on the market. It is renowned for its innovation and quality. PROVIZ Womens Reflect360 Jacket £44.99 Save 44% PROVIZ Mens Reflect360 Jacket £44.99 Save 50% PROVIZ Reflect360 30L Rucksack £39.99 Save 43% Shop…

Corckcicle

Have an ice day It all started back in 2010 with a question: How do you chill wine to the perfect drinking temperature, without the mess of the conventional ice bucket? After countless hours of ideation and dozens of prototypes, the original Corkcicle in-bottle wine chiller (now know as Corkcicle Air) was born. Life changing….

TRIBE Nutrition

EAT NATURAL. RUN FREE TRIBE offers performance nutrition made from only the highest quality natural ingredients. Tailor your nutrition to your training and blaze trails with TRIBE today! Tailored to your training For ENERGY – BLAZE Trails bars TRIBE’s fruit based BLAZE Trails bars give you high-quality energy from natural unrefined sources cold pressed together…

Skogstad

Tailored by nature Skogstad was founded in Norway in 1937. They were founded on the shores of Nordfjord in the land of the Jostedals Glacier. Skogstad Norway and Skogstad UK are family. They play together, party together, have lots of laughs, and they enjoy each others company. They work hard, have strong views about our…

PRIME Bars

Savoury protein snacks PRIME bars are a delicious, savoury protein snack made with grass-fed beef. PRIME are the genuinely healthy answer to sugary energy bars and artificial protein snacks. PRIME means “of the best possible quality” and that is why PRIME use 100% grass-fed British beef. PRIME do not compromise. Luke is one of the…

Shirt Shuttle

Never iron a folded shirt again Shirt Shuttle is an innovative solution to the everyday problem of transporting a crease-free shirt. Created in 2010 by some of the smartest minds in British product design, Shirt Shuttle has undergone several incarnations to become today’s ultimate product for crease-free commuting. Ingenious in its simplicity, Shirt Shuttle works…

DLX

Designed for life in extremes Rain, wind, snow or heat, DLLLX have combined years of experience in the outdoors and an accumulated knowledge of materials and construction techniques to curate this unique collection; a range of outdoor clothing and equipment that will enhance your experience, provide protection and keep you comfortable when you are in…

Völkl

High-tech innovation, made in Germany SInce 1923, Völkl have stood for unlimited passion for snow sports and progressive high performance products. At Völkl, German high-tech innovation is combined with craftsmanship resulting in the highest levels of precision, quality and technology. Völkl consist of engineers, highly-qualified craftsmen, tinkerers and testers as well as numerous top athletes….