Bloc News.

SCOTT WILSON - TRAILS BIKE RIDER

28 July, 2014

Check out www.scott-wilson.co.uk Here he writes up on his recent tour which took him to China as part of a promotional event and on to Czech Republic to compete and take part in further promotional events. Read more on his website or visit his social.....

Read More

twitter facebook

Melted Sliders - Further Success!

30 June, 2014

Good news for the Melted Sliders Supersports and Superbike team at the Oulton Park round of the Thundersports Championships on 21st June 2014. With Jamie Pearson on the top step for both his 600cc races, And brother Shane Pearson 3rd in both his races. As it stands now the.....

Read More

twitter facebook

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.....

Read More

twitter facebook

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.....

Read More

twitter facebook

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 –.....

Read More

twitter facebook

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.....

Read More

twitter facebook

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?.....

Read More

twitter facebook

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.....

Read More

twitter facebook

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.....

Read More

twitter facebook