Category: Triathlons

HINDsight: Breaking Barriers [not Goggles] – The Unbreakable Compy Goggle

August’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. HINDsight: Breaking Barriers [not Goggles] – The Unbreakable Compy Goggle While swim goggles existed beginning in the 1920’s, it was in 1975 when our founder, Greg Hind, patented the Compy Goggle and broke… Read more »

History of the Compy Swim Goggle developed in the 70’s

1975 Compy Goggle Patent GH Sports Founder, Greg Hind, was awarded the patent for the Compy Goggle in 1975 (COMPY GOGGLE, US Patent No. D 237757) for a fourteen year term.  An “injection molded goggle,” it was the largest selling product in HIND Performance’s accessory line and became known internationally for its unique patented design… Read more »

HINDsight: A 1995 Cycling Short Patent – Still Pedaling Strong in 2020

January’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired.   “Leaders have three fundamental responsibilities: They craft a vision, they build alignment, and they champion execution.” Anonymous Our founder, Greg Hind, was the epitome of a leader, showing his skill to craft… Read more »

Raffles Raffles and More Raffles at Annual 1 Day Sale

Stop by the GH Sports Annual 1 Day Sale on Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 9am – 6pm for 20-60% Off Everything in Store. Plus: ENTER TO WIN RAFFLES, RAFFLES & MORE RAFFLES: Olympian-signed TYR Kickboard (signed by the amazing: Dana Vollmer, Molly Hannis, Kelsi Worrell, Ashley Twitchell, Ryan Lochte, Matt Grevers, Jacob Pebley &… Read more »

SLO Triathlon

Whether you train to stay in shape, participate in sports, or want to have a good time with family and friends, the San Luis Obispo Triathlon may be perfect event for you. Completion, rather than competition, is the focus of the SLO Triathlon. There are benefits for everyone involved in this sprint (or short course)… Read more »

MTS – Leave it on the Course

Year after year, the March Triathlon Series (MTS) sets the standard for what a triathlon should be – fun, scenic, supportive, and energetic. But besides the award winning supporting cast of reasons to do MTS, the hallmark of the race is the course itself. First off, it’s never fun to feel the clock ticking away… Read more »

Cal Poly’s March Triathlon Series (MTS) 2017 – Video Highlight

Check out this awesome MTS 2017 recap video made by #cptri member Mark Schefter! The quality of the race was matched by the quality of the video, enjoy! NOTE: Pay special attention to time markers 4:15 – 4:19 that highlights GH’s own Kevin Jervis crossing the finish line and placing 4th overall for WCCTC Men!… Read more »

MTS: A Premier Triathlon with a Local Heartbeat

For 14 years, triathletes have been flocking to San Luis Obispo, CA to race one of the most beautiful and competitive triathlons in the state, the March Triathlon Series. It is not only a destination for one of the few Olympic distance races in California, but it also holds the prestige of being the West… Read more »

12 Gift Ideas for Runners, Cyclists, Swimmers & Triathletes

PRO-TEC Roller Massager

Needing a gift idea for your runner, cyclist, swimmer or triathlete? Have no fear, these 12 practical gift ideas are here! Gifts for Runners Neither rain nor snow nor gloom of night can keep runners at bay and inside. Make sure your runner is prepared for every type of weather they may encounter on their… Read more »

Lycra vs. Polyester Swimsuits

GH Women's Dura2 XT One Piece

A piece of chocolate cake. Its perfection beckons you, but you hesitate since you’ve played this game before. You savor the first few rich bites, and then you realize it’s fading fast. Bite by bite, the more you try to make it last the faster it’s gone. This is a vivid metaphor of a swimmer’s relationship… Read more »