Running, Rheumatoid Arthritis and me

Running, Rheumatoid Arthritis and me A customer’s guest blog by Clare Jenkins Clare tells us how it all started and how and why she runs with rheumatoid arthritis… This has taken me a while to write because although I happily splash pictures of my running feats and activities with my family all over social media,

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What is Sports Nutrition

Why should you bother with sports nutrition? Have you ever entered a race and turned up on the day having not done any training and expected to race well? Of course you haven’t! You might have a coach. You will have put in the hours training in your chosen discipline as well as paying attention

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Darren Grigas Ambassador update – September 2018

Our Ambassador, Darren Grigas, updates us on his latest adventures “It is a shame for a man to grow old without seeing the beauty and strength of which his body is capable” – Socrates The trouble with taking on and completing epic races of ridiculous proportions, is that it gets addictive, and each time you’ve

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Matthew McClure Ambassador update – September 2018

Matthew McClure Advance Performance Ambassador   Matthew McClure is a SKINS ambassador through Advance Performance and has been a triathlete for 6 years, also competing in time trial racing. Matt’s latest update… I’ve had a busy race season travelling all over the country also into Europe watching my son and my dad racing. On the

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Conquering Khövsgöl Nuur

Our Ambassador, Darren Grigas, updates us on his latest adventure Darren went to Outer Mongolia to tackle 100 miles on a frozen lake – Khövsgöl Nuur. What follows are his own words, with photographs and video. A few years ago, the idea of running 100 miles across a giant frozen lake in one of the

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Matthew McClure – ambassador update June 18

Matthew McClure Advance Performance Ambassador   Matthew McClure is a SKINS ambassador through Advance Performance and has been a triathlete for 6 years, also competing in time trial racing. Matt’s latest update… I had a triathlon on Sunday 3 June at Tallington Lakes and won the event. It was a great race, well organised and

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Darren Grigas

Meet Darren Grigas who joins our team of Advance Performance Ambassadors In the last few years Darren has raced and trained over thousands of miles from family park runs to ultra, adventure and obstacle races, including the notorious Marathon des Sables and more recently the Intrepid Series. He’s also an ambassador for our chosen charity,

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Matthew McClure

Meet Matthew McClure who joins our team of Advance Performance Ambassadors Matthew McClure is a SKINS ambassador through Advance Performance and has been a triathlete for 6 years, also competing in time trial racing. Here’s what Matt has to say about himself… I’m 33 and work for family run business in the motor vehicle industry. I have

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Interview – Small Business Saturday Champion

Advance Performance has been a supporter of the Small Business Saturday initiative since it’s second year, becoming a Small Biz 100 company in 2015 This year Managing Director, Samantha Hale is a Small Business Saturday Champion, read what she has to say about the Small Business Saturday campaign and businesses in general in our interview.

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Zone3 Local Hero Kate – September Update

      Zone3 in conjunction with the Triathlon Centre @ Advance Performance are sponsoring a triathlete throughout 2017. Our Zone3 Local Hero for 2017, Kate Southorn, tells us how her Ironman race went. Sometimes training isn’t about what you NEED to do to meet your race objectives but sometimes what you CAN do. Whilst

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Zone3 Local Hero Andrew – Ironman Wales

    Our Zone3 Local Hero Andrew Diplock has continued support throughout 2017. Andrew updates us on his race – 11 September 2017 – Ironman Wales Ironman Wales 2017 will always be a very special race for me. My first Ironman. I had been training all year for this race. The last few weeks of

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Zone3 Local Hero Andrew – Monster Middle

    Our Zone3 Local Hero Andrew Diplock has continued support throughout 2017. Andrew updates us on his race – 20 August 2017 – Monster Middle Monster Middle was a race I had been looking forward to all year. Being defending champion always adds a bit of extra pressure to perform well. But Monster Racing managed

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Zone3 Local Hero Kate – July Update

      Zone3 in conjunction with the Triathlon Centre @ Advance Performance are sponsoring a triathlete throughout 2017. Our Zone3 Local Hero for 2017, Kate Southorn, updates us on her progress throughout July. After a really positive June and seeing the last sprint triathlons for this year I was really excited about moving to the Olympic

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Zone3 Local Hero Andrew – Outlaw Holkham Half

    Our Zone3 Local Hero Andrew Diplock has continued support throughout 2017. Andrew updates us on his latest race – 2 July 2017 – Outlaw Holkham Half Outlaw Half Holkham was a highlight from my race calendar last year and I was really looking forward to racing there again this year. OSB always organise their races

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Zone3 Local Hero Kate – June Update

      Zone3 in conjunction with the Triathlon Centre @ Advance Performance are sponsoring a triathlete throughout 2017. Our Zone3 Local Hero for 2017, Kate Southorn, has been racing in her GBR kit. She shares some great info, both useful and emotional, that will help if you’ve never taken part in an International race in

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