What Makes a Brand Eco-Conscious?

For those that love the outdoors, our planet is a remarkable natural playground for adventures. We’re so lucky to be able to enjoy our pursuits in this amazing environment. That’s why many brands are finding ways to make great gear with less impact on the environment. In a recent survey of SportPursuit members, 80% said…

Athlete Q&A: Ben Smith, founder of the 401 Foundation

From the Archive: this interview was originally published in the Autumn 2019 issue of Totally Active Magazine. In 2016, runner and athlete Ben Smith completed 401 marathons in 401 consecutive days, raising £250,000 for charities along the way. Here he speaks to Jimmy Hyland about completing the 401 Challenge and what he has planned for…

5 Tour de France climbs every serious cyclist needs to conquer

This is a guest feature from Epic Road Rides, the team that create independent guides to the world’s best road cycling destinations. Their website shares firsthand accounts of the top rides in each destination as well as free GPX downloads, tips on where to stay and bike hire. This article was originally published in July…

Nachhaltigkeit bei SportPursuit

Neueste Nachrichten! Warum Nachhaltigkeit für uns wichtig ist Für diejenigen, die die Natur lieben, ist unser Planet ein bemerkenswerter natürlicher Spielplatz. Von Bergen über Ozeane bis hin zu üppigen Wäldern und ausgedörrten Wüsten bietet die Welt solch erstaunliche Umgebungen zum Laufen, Reiten, Klettern, Wandern, Skifahren, Surfen und vielem mehr. Wir bei SportPursuit wissen, dass wir…

Behind the Brand: Dynastar Skis

Since 1963, Chamonix-based Dynastar have been crafting high quality skis that equip skiers to express themselves on the mountain. In this Behind the Brand article, we learn what makes Dynastar unique and how skis like the Legend series have become iconic for skiers everywhere. Explore the Dynastar collection on SportPursuit now > Nestled in the…

Pursuit Picks – training at home

This edition of Pursuit Picks we look at tips for training indoors. As the seasons turn and the weather gets worse, sometimes you just can’t face the rain or the cold. Here are some recommendations from the SportPursuit team for keeping fit and active if you want to stay inside. Take me back to the…

Pursuit Picks – top non-fiction reads

This edition of Pursuit Picks we highlight some of the sports and adventure books we love – non-fiction inspiration that gets you in the #MyPursuit mood. Take me back to the latest sales on SportPursuit > Where There’s a Will – Emily Chappell “Hope, Grief and Endurance in a Cycle Race Across a Continent” –…

Kit care at home: 5 easy bits of gear maintenance

You depend on your gear for all sorts of adventures, so it makes sense to take care of it. Whether it’s a favourite waterproof or a pair of skis, all technical equipment needs a bit of attention to keep it functioning its best. The good news is many small maintenance tasks are straightforward and can…

Pursuit Picks – top sports and adventure documentary films

This edition of Pursuit Picks, we asked around SportPursuit HQ for the best documentary films about sport, adventure and the great outdoors. Here are just a few of our favourites: Take me back to the latest sales on SportPursuit > Icarus In a sentence: An enthusiastic American cyclist accidentally plunges into a vast doping scandal…

Indoor Cycling

Cycling legend Graeme Obree was once quoted as saying that, if his house was on fire, the first item he’d rescue from the flames would be his turbo trainer. We’re not saying you have to cherish your indoor trainer to quite the same extent as Mr Obree but, for maintaining consistency and quality of cycle…

Covid-19 Update

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Pursuit Picks – top sporting podcasts

This edition of Pursuit Picks is focused on podcasts – stories, advice and commentary from the world of sport and outdoor. Take me back to the latest sales on SportPursuit > Member Pick: One Game at a Time From SportPursuit Member Jules: “Rugby World’s ‘One Game At A Time’, by sports broadcaster Sam Roberts, is…

Covid-19 Update for the SportPursuit Community

Key updates We’re excited to get back to all the awesome pursuits we’ve missed over the last year, but we still need to stay safe and follow the necessary guidance. Here’s what we are working on to keep SportPursuit running smoothly: As national and regional restrictions change please follow government and NHS advice to keep…

5 ways to enjoy adventure without leaving the house

Across the world, the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus is causing disruption to people’s lives. We hope everyone in the SportPursuit community (and beyond!) is safe and well, following government health advice, and working together to make the best of it. We are doing everything we can to keep our staff, customers and suppliers supported….

Most Popular Stories So Far in 2020

The SportPursuit community is an amazing world of inspiration – just one glance at our #MyPursuit tag on Instagram shows how many incredible adventures and activities our members get up to. With all these people passionate about their pursuits we never have a shortage of great stories and content to share – here is a…

Totally Active – Spring 2020

The latest issue of Totally Active Magazine is hot off the press and ready to read for free- check it out now! Packed with plenty of inspiration, advice and information, the Spring Edition covers a wide range of adventurous and sporting pursuits. There is something for everyone! Shop our latest sales now > With regular…

Join the search for lost paths with Ramblers GB

An estimated 10,000 miles of paths across England and Wales could soon be lost forever, unless we come together to save them. That’s why we’re excited to be supporting the Ramblers’ new campaign ‘Don’t Lose Your Way’ to help map them before it’s too late. Whether you are passionate about hiking or you’re just a…

Gear Guides: Sustainable Ski Brands

This article is part of our series of 2020 Ski Clothing Gear Guides, in partnership with Collett’s Mountain Holidays. We tested key products from our ski collections in the heart of the Dolomites – giving you advice and insight about the best kit for snowsports this winter. To find our latest snowsports offers, head to The…

Ride Rivelo heritage with these iconic British roads

The new summer 2020 range of Rivelo cycle apparel is now live on SportPursuit, so we are revisiting our article on the heritage of British cycling Rivelo draws on. Originally published on 14th November 2019 With events like the le Tour de Yorkshire and Tour Britain bringing more pro cyclists to the United Kingdom, the…

2020 Ski Clothing Gear Guides – the highlights

This article is part of our series of 2020 Ski Clothing Gear Guides, in partnership with Collett’s Mountain Holidays. We tested key products from our ski collections in the heart of the Dolomites – giving you advice and insight about the best kit for snowsports this winter. To find our latest snowsports offers, head to The…

Gear Guides: 2020 Ski Accessories

This article is part of our series of 2020 Ski Clothing Gear Guides, in partnership with Collett’s Mountain Holidays. We tested key products from our ski collections in the heart of the Dolomites – giving you advice and insight about the best kit for snowsports this winter. To find our latest snowsports offers, head to The…

Gear Guides: 2020 Ski Baselayers and Midlayers

This article is part of our series of 2020 Ski Clothing Gear Guides, in partnership with Collett’s Mountain Holidays. We tested key products from our ski collections in the heart of the Dolomites – giving you advice and insight about the best kit for snowsports this winter. To find our latest snowsports offers, head to The…

Gear Guides: 2020 Ski Trousers

This article is part of our series of 2020 Ski Clothing Gear Guides, in partnership with Collett’s Mountain Holidays. We tested key products from our ski collections in the heart of the Dolomites – giving you advice and insight about the best kit for snowsports this winter. To find our latest snowsports offers, head to The…

Gear Guides: 2020 Ski Jackets

This article is part of our series of 2020 Ski Clothing Gear Guides, in partnership with Collett’s Mountain Holidays. We tested key products from our ski collections in the heart of the Dolomites – giving you advice and insight about the best kit for snowsports this winter. To find our latest snowsports offers, head to…