Browsing Archive: June, 2013

Skin cancer twice as bad as previous UK estimates

Posted by Galius Sun on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, In : General News 
Research shows one type accounts for 200,000 operations a year with cases rising 80 per cent in a decade.

Skin cancer is now nearly as prevalent as all other cancers put together, with more than 200,000 basal cell skin cancers treated with surgery a year. New research has found that, over the past decade, there has been an 80 per cent rise in cases of the skin cancer which are treated with surgery alone. But doctors who carried out the study warn that official government skin cancer figures se...


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Graham Briggs of Team Raleigh wins Nottingham Grand Prix

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, June 24, 2013,

Graham Briggs took the win at the Nottingham Grand Prix on Friday (21st June) in a showcase of elite British cycling.

The race was part of the three day Experian Cycle Live festival which culminated in the famous Great Notts Bike Ride on Sunday. Following success at the Milk Race in Nottingham recently, where Raleigh’s Alex Blain took second, this was a chance for teams to show local fans exactly how exciting a high level, high speed crit race can be.

‘Brigga’, part of a three-man team Ra...


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Alex Dowsett of Movistar wins National Time Trial Championship.

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, June 20, 2013, In : MOVISTAR Team 

Movistar rider Alex Dowsett becomes first-ever consecutive three-time British National Champion after overcoming a crash and a bike change in the first half of the Ayrshire course

Blood, sweat and tears were needed for Alex Dowsett to claim a historic title in British cycling. The Movistar Team rider took the telephone squad's 20th success of the 2013 season by winning the National Time Trial Championship for the third time in a now, a success never previously achieved.

The Essex rider clocked ...


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GB hammer thrower, Sophie Hitchon wins u23 Championships

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, June 17, 2013, In : Athletes 


Congratulations to GALIUS SUN supported athlete, Sophie Hitchon in winning the English u23 hammer throw Championships at Bedford breaking her two year old record with a throw of 69.54m.

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Raleigh's Tom Scully is rider of the Tour Series

Posted by Galius Sun on Sunday, June 16, 2013,
Arguably the rider of the series, Kiwi Tom Scully has flown the Raleigh flag throughout the Tour Series and came out of it with a lot more fans than he had at the start.

Interview by Gordon Wiseman

Whilst Team UK Youth may have swept all before them in this year’s Tour Series team competition, the raison d’être of the SweetSpot organised extravaganza that dominates this part of the domestic racing calendar, Tom Scully (Team Raleigh) and former National Road Race champion Kristian House (R...


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Team Raleigh signs British domestic cycling prospect Tom Stewart

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, June 13, 2013,
Team Raleigh has scooped up one of the hottest prospects in British domestic cycling, Sheffield-based rider Tom Stewart.

The 23-year-old, who joins from Team Sportscover/Bioracer, is focussing his attention on racing for the first time  having recently completed his master degree.
Having made his Team Raleigh debut at the Hillingdon GP on Sunday, where he finished 9th, Tom told Cycling Weekly this week:
“I enjoyed the novelty of having a mechanic there for me at Hillingdon, that was fun.
“I...

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Cat Morrison wins BH Zarauzko Triathlon 2013

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, June 10, 2013, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 

Congratulations to Cat Morrison for winning the Zarauzko Triathlon in Spain in what looked like pretty wet conditions.

Here's a link for viewing the video of the race.  with race report (in Spanish) at Zarauzko Triatloia 2013



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Raleigh's Tom Scully wins London Nocturne from Movistar's Alex Dowsett

Posted by Galius Sun on Sunday, June 9, 2013,

Following on from his victory in the Tour Series on Tuesday, Team Raleigh’s Tom Scully (New Zealand) won the biggest race of his UK excursion in the London Nocturne.

The well established London Nocturne in Smithfield Market (London) was again buzzing with cycling fans as racing returned there for another year. With many of the riders in the Tour Series competing in the men’s race as well as Tour of Italy stage winner Alex Dowsett, that event was as expected, fast and furious.Tom Scully of...
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Tom Scully of Raleigh solos to superb win in Redditch

Posted by Galius Sun on Wednesday, June 5, 2013,


The Scud, New Zealand’s Tom Scully of Raleigh solos to a great win in Redditch. Tom was part of a break that escaped early on and the peloton was happy to see escape to the point first Tom and then the rest of the break lapped the peloton.

Tom Scully dominated the race, winning the Costa Express fastest lap, the Sprints overll on the night, took the IG Gold jersey back in the  Sprints competition and won the race in style… a good night individually for the rider. 

Race report from VeloUk

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Met Office 5 day forecast sunny and high UV - protect your skin now.

Posted by Galius Sun on Tuesday, June 4, 2013, In : Sun Creams 
The 5 day Met Office forecast for the UK is sunny with high UV and temps reaching 24 degrees C on the weekend. Protect yourself from the sun's harmful ray's and risk of skin cancer by using Galius Sun SPF30 or SPF50 Solar Sun Creams.

Galius Sun Creams have been designed for sports people and have high SPF and UVA / UVB Filters, are sweat and water resistant, no-greasy and long-lasting. For more information on why Galius Sun Creams are different from other sun creams simply click here. To buy ...
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This weeks Met Office UV Forecast

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, June 3, 2013, In : Sun Creams 

After May being the coldest for 50 years, seems like summer has finally arrived. There will be very high solar UV areas in the UK during this week, so get protected from the sun's harmful rays with Galius Sun SPF30 and SPF50 sunscreen sprays.
Information from the Met Office UV Data Forecast.

The Met Office UV forecast identifies the strength of the ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun at a particular place on a particular day, allowing you to take the necessary precautions to...


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