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The Presca Tour de Yorkshire roundup

After a four day gruelling tour, with four seasons in every day, the Tour de Yorkshire is over for another year. The weather showed the determination of both riders and supporters who attended. Chris Lawless (Team Ineos) took the overall tour win. Our partnership team Vitus Pro Cycling Team, powered by Brother UK had a successful tour, here are the highlights: The first pro cycling team to compete in 100 per cent recycled kit, made by Presca. Around 80

2019-05-10T10:28:11+00:00May 10th, 2019|Cycling, Events|0 Comments

It’s Tour de Yorkshire time!

What is the Tour de Yorkshire? In its fifth edition, the Tour de Yorkshire is comprised of both Men's and Women's cycles races. The Men's race is over 4 days/stages with a combined distance of 624.5km of Yorkshire countryside, and the Women's is over 2 days totalling 264km. New for this year, the Women's race has been moved to the Friday/Saturday to ensure more people can enjoy the race. What is Presca doing this Tour de Yorkshire? This

2019-05-02T09:59:50+00:00May 1st, 2019|Cycling, Events|0 Comments

“Never give up” Craig Haslam on his world record attempt

Discipline: Cycling Former marine and Presca Challenge Ambassador, Craig Haslam, is setting out to break the world record cycling round Britain.  Here he tells us more about his motivation and the challenge that lies ahead of him: 1) Please will you tell us a bit about yourself and the challenge that you are taking on? So I was born and raised in Newcastle. I was a County and English schools level runner and county footballer as a youngster.  I

2019-04-30T11:49:18+00:00April 30th, 2019|Cycling, Environment|0 Comments

Success for Presca’s Brand Ambassadors

Jade Jones-Hall is crowned British Paraduathlon Champion amidst a weekend of great racing for Presca’s Brand Ambassadors Exactly a year to the day since Jade Jones-Hall became Commonwealth Champion, she overcame injury to take gold at the British Duathlon Championships and a new bike PB.  An incredible start to the season for Jade in this crucial Paralympic qualification year.  We can’t wait to see what 2019 holds for her! Meanwhile, on Saturday Ironman Triathlete turned runner, Gary Laybourne, got

2019-04-09T12:07:09+00:00April 8th, 2019|Cycling, Running, Triathlon|0 Comments

Inspiration from Cape Epic

We are truly delighted that two of our challenge Ambassadors, Jaco and Stuart, who together make up Team KT18, have become the first amputee team ever to complete the hugely demanding Cape Epic mountain bike race.  New to Mountain Biking in 2018, Jaco and Stuart took on exactly the same course as the professionals, spending 8 gruelling days in the saddle and overcoming some massive challenges to finish the race, collecting a #ConquerAsOne award along the way. The Cape

2019-04-02T14:28:05+00:00April 1st, 2019|Cycling, Events, Mountain Bike|0 Comments

The new exceptional pro range

We are delighted to announce today our partnership with Cherie Pridham's UCI Continental Cycling Team, Vitus Pro Cycling Team, powered by Brother UK on the same day as we launch our pro-cycling range. This unique collaboration, founded in a values-based approach to racing, will showcase our sustainable and ethically-made team kit, and demonstrate that clothing made from recycled and sustainable materials can meet the challenge of professional cycling.  The Team, led by triple Olympic Champion, Ed Clancy, will compete in some

2019-02-01T12:45:26+00:00February 1st, 2019|Cycling, Environment|0 Comments

Celebrating 2018!

2018 was a busy year for us here at Presca Teamwear and Grn Sportswear Ltd.  Here’s just a summary of some of the exciting things we’ve been up to over the past twelve months:  - The start of the year saw our team at Grn Sportswear Ltd develop and launch our teamwear brand - Presca Teamwear.  With a focus on high-performance, sustainable and bespoke kit for cycling, swimming, running and triathlon we are uniquely placed in the sportswear market

2019-02-01T09:55:54+00:00January 2nd, 2019|BMX, Cycling, Environment, Events, Ironman, Running, Triathlon|0 Comments