HUUB Design has announced an exclusive partnership with Swim Serpentine, the new two-day open water swimming festival that will be staged in the heart of London over the weekend of 24-25 September 2016.The multiple award-winning wetsuit and triathlon apparel manufacturer will provide wetsuits, swimwear and swim accessories to all participants looking to hire or purchase equipment for the event.All swimmers in the mass-participation mile must wear either a wetsuit or use a tow-float.HUUB founder and managing director Dean Jackson said, “We’re extremely excited to be part of such a unique event, giving swimmers of all levels the opportunity to swim an open water mile at such an iconic location.”Launched by London Marathon Events to raise money for charities and provide a platform for developing elite British swimming talent, Swim Serpentine will give up to 6000 swimmers the chance to swim one mile in open water at the Serpentine in Hyde Park – the venue for the open water swimming competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games.Winner of Best Tri Wetsuit Brand of the Year from 2013 to 2016 at the 220 Triathlon Awards, HUUB’s wetsuit and apparel ranges continue to expand internationally. The brand is sported by top triathlon names including Olympic medallists Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee, as well as two-time ITU World Champion Helen Jenkins.www.swimserpentine.co.ukwww.huubdesign.com Related
Overall ROLAND Spedition handled the movement of 12 machines with an approximate total weight of 500 tonnes, transferring the machines directly from the rail line in the port of Drammen, Norway to a geared heavy lift vessel. On arrival in Bremen, the machines were again transferred directly onto the rail line. ROLAND Spedition staff were on hand in both countries during the most challenging parts of the operation to provide close supervision.