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GO BEYOND RESCUE

10 April, 2014

In Mid November 2014 eight British explorers will set out on that rarest of modern adventures - an expedition that will be beyond rescue, beyond endurance, and will re-write history This will be an unsupported Record Attempt from the edge of the Antarctic Land Mass to the South Pole from.....

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2ND PLACE FOR LUCY GOSSAGE AT IRONMAN SOUTH AFRICA

08 April, 2014

Ironman South Africa.  What a race.  I’d always said I wanted a race where I found out how much I could make myself hurt on the run and I definitely got it! It was one of my toughest days physically and mentally. Nothing felt easy, not even the warm up and I had to give myself.....

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LUCY GOSSAGE: BUSTING BALLS AND DOCTOR DOCTOR

31 March, 2014

So 5 years and it’s over. Finito. Done and dusted.  Over and out (at least temporarily). Yup, I’ve passed my viva, done a few minor corrections and as I write this my thesis is being printed up and bound in preparation for its final destination –.....

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New Athlete; Mark Hines - Ultra Endurance Adventure Racer, Academic and Writer

17 March, 2014

I first used Bloc sunglasses in 2009, for the 450-mile Yukon Arctic Ultra (YAU) endurance race in the Canadian sub-Arctic.  I needed sunglasses that were robust and that would protect my eyes from snow glare.  The Chameleon glasses were perfect, and I used them in all of my three.....

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LUCY GOSSAGE - A NEW YEAR, A NEW START, A NEW LIFE

10 February, 2014

The latest installment of our sponsored triathlete, Lucy Gossage! On the eve of a challenge I’m excited but scared. Nervous, edgy, energised. Intimidated.  Am I good enough? Should I be here? Do I deserve my place at the start?.....

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LUCY GOSSAGE TRIUMPHS IRONMAN WALES

16 September, 2013

  Ironman wales report by Lucy Gossage.  5 weeks. 2 x Ironman wins. 2 x 9th places overall. You can’t ask more than that. Ironman Wales was always going to be epic and was never going to be easy. It’s renowned as a.....

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LUCY GOSSAGE IRON MAN UK PRO WOMENS CHAMPION TITLE 2013

08 August, 2013

Ironman UK Champion 2013 - Race report by Lucy Gossage, who BLOC are proud to support and sponsor.  It sounds good doesn’t it! What a weekend. I can honestly say, hand on heart this was one of the most fun weekends I’ve had racing in a long time.....

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JULY UPDATE FROM LUCY GOSSAGE

30 July, 2013

BLOC sponsored triathlete, Lucy Gossage took some time out from intense training to tell us about what she's been up to! I spent a few days in tropical Lowestoft a week or so ago, sitting by the sea in the sun drinking cocktails and talking politics.  OK, not quite. But I did.....

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BLOC SUNGLASSES SAVE CYCLIST'S EYES IN ACCIDENT

28 June, 2013

We love hearing from you about your experiences with products, we don't like hearing about accidents you guys have had whilst out and about though, because they sound like they hurt a lot. When Tony told us about his recent accident on his bycicle this week the first thing that entered.....

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