SPORTTAPE can be found all over the world, from Olympic athletes to weekend warriors and everyone else in between. We're proud to support the best of British, here's some of the teams you'll see using SPORTTAPE in 2016.
Launched in 2010, Team Raleigh GAC has quickly made a name for itself in the cycling world and is currently on of Britain's finest domestic teams. With 2 World Championship medalists on the roster this season is going to be theit biggest ever, as they ride some of the most prestigious races around such as the Tour of Britain and Tour de Normandie.
Levels of participation in Netball are growing fast. England Netball current has 92,000 affiliated members, and we know that at least one million women and girls play netball every week. We're proud to support those at the top of the game as they aim to become the next World Champions.
Currently ranked 2nd in the World, England Touch have been going from strength to strength. Having hosted the first European Championships in Halifax 1996, England Touch entered a record number of participants into the 2011 Touch World Cup event, boasting 120+ elite players in its ranks spanning the 8 teams, reflecting the growth and popularity of the game in England across all age categories. We are proud to support them again through 2016.
MARIA COSTELLO MBE
Maria Costello MBE is the only female motorcycle solo racer to become a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE). Maria was the first woman solo racer to stand on the podium in a race around the Isle of Man TT course, when she finished third in the 2005 Ultra-Lightweight race at the Manx Grand Prix.
A former world record holder and published author, Maria is transcending the world of racing and will be seen back at the IOM TT in 2016 where she first set her world record.
ALED DAVIES MBE
Aled Davies MBE (a.k.a. The Bear) is a multiple world record holder, and a London 2012 Paralympic Gold Medalist. Aled also has an impressive 4 World Championship Golds, and 4 European Championship Golds to boast in his collection.
It's an honour to support not only a top class athlete, but also a fantastic personality and great person.
Here is a link to our story on The Bear: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SAwpYpAdsgU