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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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Lucy Gossage takes 3rd at Mallorca Ironman70.3

Posted by Galius Sun on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Congratulations to GALIUS SUN supported athlete Lucy Gossage on taking 3rd place in the Mallorca Ironman 70.3 which race organisers said '' One of the best fields outside the World Championships ''  Race winner Lisa Hutthaler clocked a time of 4:24:25 with 2nd placed Yvonne Van Vierken (NED) 4:27:17 and Lucy at 4:30:03.

You can read Lucy's full race report on her blog at: Lucy Gossage Blog


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Cat Morrison wins St Croix 70.3 on her return to competition.

Posted by Galius Sun on Sunday, May 5, 2013, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
HUGE Congratulations to Galius Sun supported triathlete Cat Morrison on winning St Croix 70.3


Scotland's Catriona Morrison returned to racing action for the first time in around 18 months at Ironman 70.3 St. Croix today, a race she had considered 'hers' after three consecutive wins from 2009 to 2011. Simply getting to St. Croix and being able to compete at all has been the carrot Cat has used for many months now in her ongoing rehabilitation from long term injury. And back she is.. as a four t...
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Lucy Gossage wins Beyond Going Long Triathlete of the month

Posted by Galius Sun on Friday, May 3, 2013, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 


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Lucy Gossage crowned European Long Distance Duathlon Champion for a 2nd year

Posted by Galius Sun on Sunday, April 21, 2013, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Congratulations to Galius Sun supported athlete, Lucy Gossage on defending her ETU European Long Distance title in Horst.

Lucy dominated the race from start to finish despite a late challenge from Sweden’s Eva Nystrom.
Nystrom was secure in second place and 2011 World Duathlon runner up Jenny Schulz claimed her first European Duathlon podium with a third placed finish.
A fired up Lucy set  a pulsating pace immediately and was joined by Sabrina Monmarteau (FRA) and Schulz (GER) as a lead group...
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Galius Sun to supply the Compex Titan Desert Team

Posted by Galius Sun on Tuesday, December 11, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 

GALIUS SUN will be supporting the Compex Titan Desert Team by supplying team members with their Solar Sunscreen, Facial Sun Protection Creams and GALIUS SPORT massage gels and oils.

The team will consist of Martin Giacchetta (best personal trainer 2012 SP) and Jaime Menendez de Luarca (14 time Ironman finisher) and are seeking a third member to take on the Titan Desert mountain bike (MTB) race.

The Titan Desert is an extreme endurance mountain bike (MTB) race held under the scorching sun of t...
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Gemma Steel wins Bupa Great Yorkshire Run

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, September 3, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Galius supported athlete, Gemma Steel easily retained her title on a perfect, sunny day for road running and was unchallenged as she ran ahead of Jilly Woodthorpe and Nicola Squires finishing with a time of 33 minutes 12 seconds.
Full race report can be found at PostCodeGazett


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Lucy Gossage wins Silver at Powerman Long Distance Duathlon World Championships

Posted by Galius Sun on Sunday, September 2, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Congratulations to Lucy Gossage for winning Silver at the ITU Powerman Long Distance Duathlon World Championships in Zofingen, Switzerland one of the iconic, long-standing and incredibly tough races on the annual long distance calendar.

After leading in a group of three at the end of the opening 10km run, Lucy was soon in a battle to maintain close order with the hard riding Eva Nyström (SWE). Nyström is an experienced athlete in Zofingen, second in 2007, 2008 and 2011. Gossage was to reach...
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Catriona Morrison updates us on her latest ''bad luck'' 2012 season

Posted by Galius Sun on Wednesday, August 15, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
We've just received an update from Catriona where she's fallen victim to the '' bad luck comes in threes '' syndrome. Whilst taking a much needed holiday in Northern Italy poor Catriona took a massive tumble off her bike resulting in the usual tarmac rash plus a broken collar bone. We wish Catriona a speedy recovery and hoping that all this years bad luck is behind her now. You can read Catriona's story on her blog here. Also worth reading the Beyondgoinglong interview with Catriona.



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Gemma Steel 1st female and 4th overall in Hermitage 10k Road Race

Posted by Galius Sun on Tuesday, August 14, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
GALIUS SUN supported athlete, Gemma Steel wins (female) Hermitage 10K Road Race with a time of 34:06:4. The event held on 12th August attracted a large entry with Gemma finishing 4th overall. Details of the Hermitage 10K  are here.


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Lucy Gossage takes 5th place at Ironman 70.3 European Champs

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, August 13, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Congratulations to GALIUS supported triathlete, Lucy Gossage for finishing in 5th place at the Ironman 70.3 European Championships in Wiesbaden in a time of 4:44:09.

Great Britain’s Jodie Swallow was the first woman out of the water, and among the top 10 overall racers onto the bike. Beranek took the lead on the bike by mile 15 and never relinquished it. She was the first into T2 after her 2:24:28 ride, a race best, with Berasategui less than three minutes back. Swallow was third onto the ru...
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Lucy Gossage on the podium in 2nd place at Challenge Fuerteventura

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, April 16, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Following on from Gemma Steel's win in the SPAR Great Ireland Run, GALIUS SUN's triathlete Lucy Gossage takes a very creditable 2nd place podium at Challenge Fuerteventura at the weekend.

The women’s race saw Emma-Kate Lidbury lead from the start, exiting the water in a time of 25:03 a minute and a half ahead of Daniela Sämmler (DEU). By the end of the bike she had extended her lead to four minutes. On the run LUCY GOSSAGE (GBR) ran up from third to second in a bid to challenge Lidbury but...
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Gemma Steel wins women's Spar Great Ireland Run

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, April 16, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Congratulations to GALIUS SUN supported athlete Gemma Steel on winning the Spar Great Ireland Run.

Gemma reversed places with last year’s winner Charlotte Purdue to take victory in the 10km Spar Great Ireland Run at the Phoenix Park.

The English pair drew clear of countrywoman Helen Clitheroe and Christelle Daunay of France in the final quarter of the race before Steel made the decisive move with around a kilometre to go.

Purdue, who has been hampered by a mid-season injury, was unable to re...


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British record holder for the hammer Sophie Hitchon tests Galius Sun creams

Posted by Galius Sun on Friday, April 13, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
British record holder for the hammer Sophie Hitchon puts Galius Sun creams to the test whilst out warm weather training in Portugal. Check out her results and feedback on YouTube video.


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GALIUS SUN to support National Cross Country Champion and GB long distance runner Gemma Steel

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, March 15, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 

GALIUS SUN will be sponsoring GB’s long distance runner Gemma Steel with their sports sun creams and massage oils during 2012. Over the past year Gemma has become one of the country's top distance runners by winning the National Cross Country Championships, the Inter Counties XC championships and a bronze medal at the European Cross Country Championships. Gemma has a fair skin that requires a high sun protector, especially when she shortly goes off to warm weather training i...


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Lucy Gossage takes second spot in Cambridge Half Marathon

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, March 12, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
GALIUS SUN's supported triathlete, Lucy Gossage, came in as 2nd women and 19th overall in the Cambridge Half Marathon with a time of 1.18.42. The half marathon drew 3,000 competitors. Lucy had already won the Ely Monster Duathlon (women) back in February so huge congratulations to Lucy and looking good for 2012.

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GALIUS SUN supports professional triathlete Lucy Gossage

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, March 1, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
GALIUS SUN's triathlon and running representative, Fitsense Sports, will be supplying one of the UK’s most promising long course professional triathletes, Lucy Gossage with a range of GALIUS SUN protection products. 

Lucy entered the professional triathlon world in 2011 with a string of excellent results including winning the Ironman 70.3 Ireland, third at Ironman UK and Challenge Barcelona IM, second at TriGrandPrix UK and winning the TriGrandPrix Navarra in Spain.

As a research Doctor for C...
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