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Gemma Maini Gains selection

Gemma Maini gains selection for IAAF World Cross Country Championships in March 2017

It was a feeling of pure elation as I crossed the line in third place and broke down in tears. This third place automatically earning me a position to represent Australia in the World Cross Country Championships to be held in Uganda on March 26th, a goal I’d had since I competed at the same […]

Swiftwick Release New Maxus Line Running on Clouds

Swiftwick Release New Maxus Line Running on Clouds

Swiftwick Releases Maxus for Those who Wish to Run on Clouds   Swiftwick, a leading athletic performance sock company, is excited to introduce the Swiftwick MAXUS. The Swiftwick MAXUS was created to revolutionize fit and performance for runners who prefer a more cushioned footbed.  Maxus is available now. “We wanted to expand our offering to […]

Courtney Atkinson Supported by Swiftwick Socks

Courtney Atkinson Supported by Swiftwick Socks

  Swift Sports are very happy to announce that two time Olympian Courtney Atkinson will be supported by Swiftwick Socks in Australia. Courtney is currently a RedBull Endurance athlete.  In the last couple of years he has been mixing it up with Ironman Events, Xterrra and Mtb racing.  He is a massive fan of Swiftwick socks, having […]

Sam McAuliffe to run 7 Marathons 7 Days 7 States for Bravehearts

Sam McAuliffe to run 7 Marathons 7 Days 7 States for Bravehearts

SWIFT SPORTS is proud to support Sam McAuliffe who has committed to run 7 marathons in 7 states over 7 consecutive days. As a part of this challenge Sam will raise both awareness and $10,000 dollars for The Braveheart’s foundation which in turn allows Braveheart’s to continue their vital support for children who have been effected by […]

The Long Run Review Swiftwick Socks

The Long Run Review Swiftwick Socks

Swiftwick Aspire Socks 28 July 2016 – The Long Run Runners put loads of attention into their shoe choice, which is justifiable as footwear plays a huge role on performance and injury minimisation. But when it comes to the next layer down, most opt for style over substance. Good sock game is important, however there […]

Kitwatch Review Swiftwick Pursuit Merino Cycling Socks

Kitwatch Review Swiftwick Pursuit Merino Cycling Socks

On Test: Cutaway USA Neck Gaiter x Swiftwick Merino Socks JUNE 16, 2016 BY HAMISH KIRKPATRICK Neck Gaiters – Cutaway USA Black Speckled link Winter Sky link also available at thebeautyofcycling.com Socks – Swiftwick Pursuit Sevens Black Thanks to Swift Sports Aus and Cutaway USA. Photography – Blake Norrish I do love having a good neck warmer, or gaiter as it […]

Swiftwick Pursuit Merino Seven

Swiftwick Pursuit Merino Sock on Bikeradar

    Tennessee-based Swiftwick claims to make the best sock you will ever wear – a big call, we know. We’ve previously featured the brand’s Aspire socks, but with things cooling down here in Australia, Swiftwick has sent through its 7 inch Merino Pursuit socks. The Pursuit socks are made from all-natural merino wool sourced […]

Same Socks Different Scenery

Same Socks Different Scenery

Written by Sam Burston Same socks, different scenery. In 2016 I signed for my second year with Mobius Future Racing. Mobius proved themselves to truly be about development when they provided me with the opportunity to race in France despite the fickle and volatile environment of cycling. We decided this would be a good experience […]

Kitwatch Swiftwick Review

Kitwatch Review Swiftwick Cycling Socks

  On Test: La Passione Kit x Swiftwick Socks FEBRUARY 20, 2016 BY HAMISH KIRKPATRICK Kit Reviewed Jersey – La Passione Summer Jersey Diagonal White link Bibs – La Passione Summer Bib Shorts Navy/Square link Socks – Swiftwick Aspire Sevens White link Purchase via – La Passione, Swiftwick au Rider – Height 185cm (6’1″), weight 69kg (152 lbs), shoe […]

Biomaxa Pro Ride Chamois Cream

Biomaxa Chamois Cream Review by Bicycle Network Australia

Get Rid of that Pain in the Bum with Biomaxa Chamois Cream Yes, literally the pain in the ahhr… backside. The type of pain that makes cycling a misery, the type of pain that can turn you away from cycling. Saddle sores, bruising, chaffing, rashes and infections can be affected by your saddle, your chamois […]