Sports Management March 2020

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Suppliers tell Sports Management about their latest product, design and technology launches

■■■The line offers both men's and women's wear and uses a number of sustainable fabric innovations, including Econyl

Emma Reid introduces Tribe Spots' sustainable spotswear


ribe Sports, a UK-based

fabric innovations, including

compromising on performance,

running apparel company,

Econyl, regenerated nylon made

comfort and style.”

has launched its Core

from plastic waste collected

"By making tangible changes

from the oceans and landfill.

to the way we run our business

It consists of both men's

and produce our clothing, we're

range, a collection of high-performance running attire made from 90 per

and women's wear and

able to address environmental

cent recycled materials.

includes a t-shirt, race shorts

issues head-on. It's a big step,

and running tights for men,

but we're confident we can

in response to the results of

and a racer vest, running

produce the best performance

a survey, carried out by the

shorts, t-shirt and running

running apparel on the planet,

brand, that found that 68

tights for women. The pieces

while we also tackle the key

per cent of 2,852 runners

are lightweight and soft and

environmental issues."

surveyed said they wanted their

designed to allow for dynamic

kit to be made sustainably

and unrestricted movement.

The Core range was created

■■■Emma Reid, Tribe Sports


and from recycled materials. The seven-piece collection was developed specifically

runners with sustainable

with sustainability in mind

running gear that treads

and uses several sustainable

lightly on the planet without


announced plans to become

Emma Reid, Tribe Sports MD, says: "We wanted to provide

The brand has also the UK's first 360-degree sustainable running brand.

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