Eagles fly in

Eagles fly in

Just arrived, a new delivery from American brand Eagle Eyes included several new models: 2in1, Breeze, Cozmoz, Flash, Force & Triumph. Eagle Eyes Breeze Eagle Eyes Cozmoz Eagle Eyes Flash Eagle Eyes Force Eagle Eyes Triumph Eagle Eyes TriLenium® Polarized...
Rize – high quality polarised sunglasses under £15

Rize – high quality polarised sunglasses under £15

We have just added Rize – a relatively new British sunglass brand with all models having polarised lenses. Featuring contemporary styles, they all have TR90 frames; a material associated with higher priced eyewear. TR90 Grilamid is a type of nylon...
UKCA Mark – what is it?

UKCA Mark – what is it?

Following the UK’s departure from the European Union, the UKCA (UK Conformity Assessed) marking is the new UK product marking used for goods being placed on the market in Great Britain (England, Wales and Scotland). It covers most goods which...
A common misconception about UV protection

A common misconception about UV protection

A common misconception about UV protection is that darker tint sunglasses provide extra UV protection. However, there is no relationship between the colour or darkness of your sunglasses/eyewear and the amount of UV protection. The lens tint colour and shade...
Not all Review Platforms are the same

Not all Review Platforms are the same

Regular media coverage about how authentic and accurate review sites and platforms are. It's well known that many companies “game” the system with a mass of fake (positive) reviews. One very high profile UK review platform is also not what...
Take no notice of sunglass scare stories

Take no notice of sunglass scare stories

The ludicrous scare story that has been in circulation with UK regional media for a few years now seems to be getting another round of coverage. These stories claim you could get fined for wearing sunglasses whilst driving and fined...
Come and see us at The Game Fair

Come and see us at The Game Fair

Due to the pandemic we last did an exhibition in September 2019. This year only one of the usual events we do is taking place but as it happens it’s the biggest and best! We’re delighted that the 2021 Game...
Just in! New Evolution leisure collection

Just in! New Evolution leisure collection

Our sister company Evolution Eyewear Ltd has made a new collection of Evolution leisure style sunglasses just for us! These fab looking sunglasses are exclusively available from Sunglasses For Sport. They feature both metal and acetate frames; the latter is...
Staycation? Don’t forget your sunscreen & sunnies!

Staycation? Don’t forget your sunscreen & sunnies!

With British families being encouraged to holiday within the British Isles this summer it’s easy to forget just how strong our sun can be. From late June when the sun is high in the sky it’s easily possible to get...
Phil Mickelson becomes oldest man to win a golf major title – must be the sunglasses!

Phil Mickelson becomes oldest man to win a golf major title – must be the sunglasses!

50-year old Phil Mickelson became the oldest man to win a golf major title at the US PGA Championship at Kiawah Island ending Sunday 23 May. He sported his sunglasses throughout the 4 rounds. Phil Mickelson will admit to being...
Just In! Brand new Evolution models

Just In! Brand new Evolution models

We have just taken delivery of 3 new models made by our sister company Evolution Eyewear Ltd. They are: Evolution Pace Cycling Sunglasses Contemporary styled cycling eyewear with large one-piece shield lens available in either a black or white frame,...
Cool air can be deceptive at this time of year

Cool air can be deceptive at this time of year

The UK’s Spring weather has yet to really warm up but the sun is getting much higher in the sky and the risk of sun burn is now ever-present. It’s time to think about UV protection and have sun screen...
INVU Sunglasses – Swiss engineered for comfort

INVU Sunglasses – Swiss engineered for comfort

We have just taken in some new 2021 models from INVU. This brand belongs to Swiss Eyewear Group; they specialise in designing and producing high quality, affordably priced polarised sunglasses. The company was founded as recently as 2013 (by a...
Just arrived! New Oakley Sutro cycling glasses

Just arrived! New Oakley Sutro cycling glasses

The new Oakley Sutro model is generating rave revues amongst cycling enthusiasts and many of the elite professional riders have rapidly adopted it. Their distinctive look is certainly a bold statement but importantly the large lens gives maximum eye coverage/protection....
Just in! Brand new 2021 UVEX sports models

Just in! Brand new 2021 UVEX sports models

Best known for their unrivalled range of PPE including safety eyewear, UVEX have also long been the favoured sports eyewear brand for many of the world's elite sportsmen & women. Indeed UVEX sponsor over 1000 of them! Established over 90...
You don’t have to be anywhere near snow to get snow blindness

You don’t have to be anywhere near snow to get snow blindness

During mountaineering expeditions at high altitude incidents of snow blindness can be quite common. In medical terms the condition is known as photokeratitis. It’s a temporary but painful condition that occurs when exposure to ultraviolet rays creates inflammation on the...
Clever new 2in1 Sport from Eagle Eyes

Clever new 2in1 Sport from Eagle Eyes

The 2in1 Sport model is a clever new magnetic concept from Eagle Eyes: a two lens system allowing for daytime protection in any weather & night-time vision enhancement. The two lenses are a base Night-Lite® yellow lens for low, dull...
It’s official – keep a pair of sunglasses in the car

It’s official – keep a pair of sunglasses in the car

As the UK continues to experience sub-zero winter temperatures with regular warnings of ice and snow, motorists are being encouraged to pack essential items in their car. The UK Met Office, consulting the RAC, has suggested keeping these items in...
Yellow lens glasses – can they help when driving at night?

Yellow lens glasses – can they help when driving at night?

We sell yellow polarised glasses that are useful for fishing, cycling and night driving. Not everyone agrees that yellow lenses are helpful for driving at night and to our knowledge there has not been any ‘definitive’ research undertaken. This YouTube...
What are sunglass frames made of?

What are sunglass frames made of?

We have in the past provided a lot information about sunglass lenses but not so much about frames – what they are made of. Broadly, sunglass frames are either made from plastic or metal. Generally, sports frames use one of...
Will we see a resurgence in the popularity of aviator sunglasses?

Will we see a resurgence in the popularity of aviator sunglasses?

US President Joe Biden is a long-term devotee of Ray-Ban Aviators. When the sun is shining he is rarely seen without them. Coupled with his smart, dark single-breasted suits you could say it’s his signature look. And there’s no doubt...
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