Yearly Archives: 2017


Award winning Italian photojournalist to shoot Man of Sperrin

Bruno Tamiozzo, an internationally acclaimed photographer, who worked for Rolling Stone magazine, will be covering the Man of Sperrin Sportive this Sunday. Tamiozzo, whose pictures literally appeared ‘on the cover of a Rolling Stone,’ shot big arena rock legends from Pink Floyd to Bruce Springsteen to Metallica. The Italian, who has an exhibition currently running [...]

Forbes Furniture Group back Man of Sperrin

One of Ireland's premier furniture manufacturers has become the latest enterprise to support Man of Sperrin. Forbes Furniture Group, based in Ardboe, Co Tyrone, provide an extensive range of interior fittings and free standing furniture across diverse sectors of the local economy.  In business for over 40 years, the Forbes name has close ties with [...]

Exclusive invitations to Chain Reaction Cycles club night

Good news! Man of Sperrin partners, Chain Reaction Cycles have given an exclusive invite to our event participants to their invite only club night in their Belfast Superstore on 30th May. Invitees will enjoy special promotions available only on the night (as per the flyer) As well as availing of these special discounts invitees can [...]

Irish triathlon record holder backs Man of Sperrin

The only Irish woman to break the nine-hour mark for an Ironman triathlon has endorsed Man of Sperrin. Eimear Mullan, recognised as one of the leading Ironman competitors in the world, recorded a race time of 8:56:51 in Barcelona in 2015, placing her inside the top-50 all-time women’s list. Voted Triathlon Ireland Athlete of the [...]

World’s largest online bike store backs Man of Sperrin

The largest online bike store in the world has become an official partner of Man of Sperrin. Chain Reaction Cycles, which started out as a small bike shop in Ballynure, Co Antrim in 1985, has become a global presence, opening a 10,000 square feet flagship state-of-the-art store off Belfast’s Boucher Road in 2011. The success of Chain [...]