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BLOG / Captain Webb

Did you know that more people have climbed Everest than have swum the English Channel? The 21-mile stretch of water is still incredibly dangerous and few have completed the swim. The current record for swimming the Channel belongs to the Bulgarian Petar Stoychev, who swam it in August 2007…read more

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Interview / Ness Knight

Ness Knight is the lead athlete starring in the new and exclusive KitBrix Experience video. As the first female to swim the length of the Thames and having completed the longest SUP journey by a female in history, we were delighted when Ness agreed to become our lead ambassador for this project…read more

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NEWS / Catalogue 2016

Our mission is to develop practical & innovative kit solutions for you, your team & family. In order to do this we must listen, learn, use our military experience to constantly improve everything in order to fulfill the needs of modern sports athletes & adventurers. No fuss, just organised kit…KitBrix Corporate Deck (Spring 2016)

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BLOG / The Top 5 Outdoor Pools in the World

Calling all swimmers! With Spring rapidly approaching if not already here, we have looked at some of the best outdoor pools to get your fix for outdoor swimming in the UK as well as some incredible destinations around the globe…if you get lucky enough!..read more

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FILM / The Experience

Exploring the South Downs with Adventurer Ness Knight and supporting her swim training in Cuckmere River, riding in South Downs Woods, and running the cliffs of Southern England plus the NEW CityBrix taken to town by Oliver Wragg, Urban Cyclist, Graphic Designer, good friend of KitBrix and the Team...view more

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BLOG / 6 Reasons to have a proper rest!

Take a minute…sit down…ask yourself how many rest days/days off you take each week…and when I say off I mean off! Not “I do an hour of aerobics but that doesn’t count.” I mean off. One, maybe two? Probably not as many as you should to prolongue your body, mind….read more

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BLOG / Military 7 steps to OCR packing

Know that feeling after your first day of a trip when all your neatly packed items are now all over the place like some type of kit bomb site!? As the OCR season approaches make sure you get in to good order for all your events from the beginning so you stay ready at all times…read more

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BLOG / Cycling Tour in the Picos

In this blog post we take a look at a great mini and very accessible cycling tour of the Picos de Europa travelling from the UK in March 2016. The purpose of this ride is to test the very best that the cycling industry has to offer in terms of on-ride luggage – panniers, packs…read more

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NEWS / Film with Ness

Today we begin our preparations for the KitBrix 2016 video shoot in The South Downs with adventurer and KitBrix friend Ness Knight. Ness is an endurance adventurer based out of the Peak District and London – cycled the USA, SUP’d 1000 miles, & first female in history to swim the length of the Thames River.

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BLOG / Bob & the CAF

KitBrix had the pleasure of meeting the inspirational Bob Babbitt and his Team last year as we support the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) which Bob co-founded to originally support the incredible, Ironman Jim Mclaren. Bob just received the Ron Smith Award for 30+ years of service to the industry at the TBI..read more.

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BLOG / Outdoor training

January can be a difficult time to get your mojo back and get out to do any kind of exercise. The weather has turned cold and it is all to easy to lull yourself in to a lazy stretch at home and put off your New Year fitness regime until ‘tomorrow’. Whatever sport you do, whether a Triathlete, Runner, Cyclist or OCR fanatic…read more

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NEWS / Toughest

Delighted to announce our partnership with Toughest in London 2016!! We will be there with our KitBrix Bag Drop. Come and visit us at The London Outdoor Show in Feb 14-17 (Excel) for our Toughest competition to win a free place! To mark the occasion we will have Toughest Special Edition Icons for this award winning race series.

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NEWS / Best in test!

Thank you LobeMagasinet for awarding KitBrix ‘Best in Test’ for Triathlon bags! We have only been in Scandinavia for a few months but we have already won a ‘Best in Test’award from an Outdoor and Triathlon Magazine. KitBrix can be used for all different sports due to its versatility and robust construction. Built to last and support you.

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NEWS / Customer surprise!

We ran a competition to see who would be the lucky recipients of a whole set of KitBrix ex-show bags to organise their kit for a loved one. The plan was to visit some one for Christmas, tidy up their kit! Check out our Facebook feed to see further images but it was a great day travelling the country and ended up organising 4 families kit!

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INTERVIEW / Simon Lillistone

As a professional cyclist, Simon competed in the Olympic Games in Seoul ‘88 & Barcelona ‘92. Sewn in to the fabric of British Cycling, he went on to build the London 2012 event management team from scratch, developing a vision, which a whole team, country, and its public could be proud of. Continue reading interview – Simon Lillistone

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NEWS / Santa’s new bag!

Undercover operations over the past 4 weeks have led KitBrix to believe that ‘he’ may be gearing up for Imminent departure! Ensure you and your squad get on his list as soon as possible! LIKE & SHARE to ensure this intelligence is spread as wide a possible whether you are at sea, deployed or back at base. Stand-by for further intelligence updates OUT #christmasKitBrix #keepittogether WATCH

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NEWS / Team Raleigh

KitBrix is the official Kit Bag Sponsor for Team Raleigh in 2016! “Time management and organisation of kit is vital when we are training and competing.  We are delighted to have this innovative company on board for the 2016 season.” Team Raleigh GAC owner Cherie Pridham - look out for Team Raleigh on the road and where we can we will be there to support PLUS rider interviews. Read more here.

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COMPETITION / Ride25

Ride25 have teamed up with KitBrix to offer the chance to win a Lim Edition Ride25 KitBrix. The KitBrix CycleBrix is an essential addition to your cycling kit, whether for you personally or as a perfect Christmas present idea for the cyclist who has everything.  All you have to do to enter the prize draw is: 1. ‘Like’ both Ride25 & KitBrix on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter / 2. ‘Share’ competition post / 3. Complete short form.

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INTERVIEW / Travis Bramley

As the U17 South West Champion and his recent title as the British Elite Youth Champion 2015, we speak to student Travis Bramley as he discusses how me manages his busy training schedule with his education. At the age of 14, Travis achieved silver at the World Biathlete Championships in Cyprus, and this is where it all began for him. Continue reading our Spotlight interview – Travis Bramley

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QUIZ / KitBrix athlete?

Your physical deployment is finished for this year or has it just begun?! We have devised a test to see what type of military persona you take; are you fully in control of your training (The General) or are you relaxing a little too much (The Sailor)? Use OUR QUIZ to help you figure out how best to approach this time of year and maintain military-like consistency in complete indulgence or marine-like training! Good luck and please report you results.

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INTERVIEW / Shusanah Pillinger

Having completed several superhuman challenges, including a double Enduroman, winning the Deccan Cliffhanger (400mile race in India), swimming from US to UK (via the Virgin Islands), we talk to the amazing Shusanah (‘Shu’ to her friends) as she attempts the mighty Race Across America (RAAM) for the second time in 2 years. Continue reading our exclusive interview – Shusanah Pillinger

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NEWS / 2016 Ambassador

KitBrix is delighted to announce NEW Ambassador for 2016 Hamish Wilson. Starting in Triathlon only 3 years ago as essentially a beginner cyclist, his first two years were dedicated to building miles and finding some core endurance whilst maintaining swimming and running capability. More important to KitBrix than ‘results’, Hamish is energetic, enthusiastic and will be a great member of the team. We look forward to working with him.

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NEWS / Castle Tri and Commando Series

KitBrix is delighted to partner and become the official bag supplier for Castle Tri Series (CTS) in 2016/17 and the Commando Series 2015-17. We will be providing support for the team, entrants and volunteers of these great and unique occasions. The brilliant NEW ‘Commando Series’ is the first event we will support on 14th November, more information about the Commando Series can be found HERE

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BLOG / Sort your kit!

By spending a minute of time and a bit of energy sorting your kit and equipment out, you’ll save yourself from a ten-minute hunt and a lot of hassle the next day, not missing the next opportunity when you friend asks you for a spontaneous hour in the saddle. KitBrix has been designed to help and support you by implementing simple kit organisation methods, kit and guidelines. Download your Checklist – 1 day cycle/sportive.

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INTERVIEW / BoraArgon

The newest entrant into the Tour de France is Bora-Argon 18. We speak to head mechanic, Risto Usin, as he discusses his hectic schedule to ensure the team are fully prepared for the Tour De France. As a former cyclist himself, in his early twenties the Estonian rode for French amateur teams. With Risto’s fluency in French, he has become a handy member to the Tour de France team cars! Continue reading our interview –  Risto Usin

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INTERVIEW / Mark Kleanthous

With an impressive CV consisting of 36+ IronMan finishes, 2 x Double Ironman, 1 x Triple Ironman, 75+ Marathons including the Marathon des Sables, Mark talks to us about transition training, KitBrix, and how kit and equipment has changed over the last 30 years. An amazing athlete spanning 4 decades, continue to read our interview – Mark Kleanthous