Pearl Izumi: A Fountain of Pearls

Invest in some top quality cycling clothing and you definitely get what you pay for. The right gear can improve your speed, keep you comfortable in extreme weather conditions, and make your overall experience of cycling much more comfortable. Not to mention the fact that it looks fantastic! We’re really pleased to bring Pearl Izumi…

Have you been Bitten by the Triathlon Bug?

SportPursuit member, Charlie Duff, talks about how she got bitten by the triathlon bug and the journey she took to transform her life. Well done Charlie, we salute you! “I suppose it started in Paris. Five days of craziness. We had a great time. A huge amount of sight seeing. We didn’t stop except to…

If Chrissie Wellington Is Not in the Running..?

Another controversial week draws to an end, and the hot topic of conversation is the omission of women in the BBC’s shortlist for Sports’ Personality of the Year. Personally I am of the opinion that athletes should be judged for the award primarily on sporting achievement, supplementing that with a contribution to sport in general…

Triathlon participation on the increase

Three disciplines, one event, one gruelling challenge. The triathlon is an incredibly demanding event which challenges competitors to be strong in three separate sports. Namely Swimming, Cycling and Running, and distance in which you have to cover depends on the type of event you enter. Participation has increased significantly in the past few years, with…