Swimming The Channel Final Preparations With Marc Newman

Elivar Featured Athlete Marc Newman_ is making another attempt at swimming the English Channel. This time he’s attempting to be the first to make the crossing starting from Dungeness in Kent. This crossing is nearly 25% longer than the traditional route and has never been completed. With less than a week to go to the opening of the tidal window for his swim read Marc’s update on his preparations._

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The Napoleon An Epic Cycling Adventure From Paris To Moscow

If you’ve been bitten by the cycling holiday bug or fancy taking on a truly epic adventure, then the Napoleon may be what you are looking for. Covering over 4,000 km through 7 countries in three two-week stages the ‘Napoleon Tour’ is quite possibly the best cycling tour ever.

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How to Fuel Your Next Marathon or Sportive

Having an effective nutrition and hydration strategy for your next marathon or sportive will help you to get the best performance on the big day. Getting it wrong can have a drastic effect, and this is why we should always have a nutrition and hydration plan worked out beforehand.

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Dont Blame The Other Guy Tom Daly

‘Cycling is more than a test of strength, power and speed – it’s also a game of strategy.’

When it comes to post-mortems after disappointing race results you can divide guys into two broad categories – those who blame themselves and those who blame everyone else.

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Running from the Heart Randall Wharton

You know how it is. You’re turning 40, you thought your sporting days were behind you, you’ve gotten fat (very fat), fitness is gone out the window. You’d never run before, but always said you’d run a marathon before you were 40, but what can you do? Life got in the way.

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Am I ready for the AG Sprint Distance Triathlon European Championships in Lisbon

With only a few days to go to the European AG Sprint Distance European Champs in Lisbon, Elivar Featured Athlete Garry Walker looks back on his year and wonders if he’s ready.

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ELIVAR Product Review 45 out of 5

Mark Spratt of Bikesoup Magazine reviewed ELIVAR’s Weekend Endurance Pack and gave us a fantastic 4.5 out of 5.

His local bike store stocks Elivar so he’s now off to see how Elivar works for him over the long haul.

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