UK Sports Eyewear… takes a look at what’s new in the world of performance prescription sports glasses and goggles. Read about the latest 2019 Adidas, Julbo, Uvex and Oakley models.
How to choose the right ski goggles Well firstly it depends whether the priority is function or fashion and if you are brand conscious. The fact is the market has moved a great deal in the last couple of years. Today it’s not the first names that you might think of that are doing the […]
Uvex Sportstyle 224 Prescription Cycling Glasses Uvex has always been known for the German quality of their sports frames. Well, they have just introduced a new one and its Sportstyle 224. Uvex Sportstyle 224 Colourvision is extremely versatile. The half frame design is perfect for cycling, running, or walking in the mountains. Adjustable nose pads and […]
Before you think of buying a ski goggle this season, you must check this out the Aerospace Active. From Julbo the French Sports Eyewear manufacturer have just launched what is with doubt the best value for money ski goggle on the market at the moment. It’s perhaps the most versatile too, it reacts the all […]
We believe Adidas is head and shoulders above the rest. Who makes the best prescription ski goggles? Adidas do, Why?… Well, Adidas is one of a very small number of ski goggle manufacturers that custom makes optical inserts for their goggles. The way the inserts mounts, it’s positioning and ease of removal, is the best […]
Ski Goggles what is the best lens filter and is it Cylindrical or Spherical lenses Good vision is one of the most important things when taking part in any sport. None more so than Skiing, being able to judge the undulations in the surface of the snow is what keeps you upright. Not being able […]
The school’s in! Go back to school with all the right schoolwear essentials. It’s a new uniform, shoes, books and pens but have you stopped and thought about your child’s safety. Chances are your child will be taking part in sports and some sports are really quite physical, like contact Rugby. If your child wears […]
If you are looking for the perfect pair of holiday Polarised Sunglasses, look no further. We are offering a range of men’s and Ladies high performance Polarised Sunglasses, with style and character. For Men or Women who want it all, you can find what they are looking for in the INVU Collection. Attention to detail, […]
People who suffer from Photophobia sensitivity to light can get relief if you use the right frame and lenses. Simply blocking more light by using darker and darker lenses isn’t the answer. It can actually make your vision worst particularly if you wear prescription lenses. Research back in the 1990s by Birmingham University found that by […]
The game of Airsoft can be a laidback, recreational or a full-on combat scenario. Whatever gaming you take part in there is getting away from the dangers of that flying pellet. Even the lighter ones have a very higher kinetic energy, but the heavier ones can travel up to 500+ feet per second causing a […]
Adidas MX Goggles… With many years of experience in the ski goggle market. Adidas has now moved into the world of MX eyewear. Their new model Dirt is based on the Backland Classis and uses Rip ‘N’ Roll to ensure clear vision. What also makes the Dirt that little bit more special is for those […]
Football Rugby Glasses Goggles:… Now that the children are back to school and looking very smart in their new uniforms. Did you remember their protective glasses or goggles? Some children will be playing football at a more serious level and others may be playing contact rugby. Normal everyday spectacles are just not up to the […]
Award Winning Adidas Splice Ski Goggles – The Progressor Splice by Adidas Sports eyewear features an ultra lightweight design weighing less than 80 grams, perfectly catering to ski mountaineering – – Very small pack size, thanks to premium materials and highly flexible structure – – New climacool® ventilation system with integrated rib structure for […]
Sjögren’s Syndrome relief with dry eye glasses One of the most common types of Dry Eye conditions we see in our showroom is Sjögren’s Syndrome. Sjögren’s Syndrome effects the immune system and one of the conditions is dryness of the Eyes, Mouth and Skin. Whilst we can’t offer a cure, we can hopefully offer relief in the […]
Do you suffer with Blepharitis? At UK Eyewear we have a range of glasses that give day time relief to a number of medical conditions. One of them being Blepharitis or MGD (Meibomian Gland Deficiency). There are a number of very unpleasant symptoms that comes with Blepharitis. One condition is your eyes become very sensitive […]
Buying Guide for Women’s Ski Goggles There is nothing worse than a poor-fitting pair of womens ski goggles. Choosing a pair of womens ski goggles that are both well-fitting and suited to the type of skiing you do, will make all the difference to your experience and enjoyment on the slopes. Proper Fitting The majority […]
Choosing the right goggle and lens Good vision is one of the most important things when taking part in any sport. None more so than Skiing or snowboarding, being able to judge the undulations in the surface of the snow is what keeps you upright. Not being able to see well never ends pretty. I’ll […]
When you are purchasing sports eyewear the best way to ensure you buy the right size frame is to match it to the size of your current glasses. Simple get a mm ruler and measure the internal diameter between the arms approx. 20mm back from the hinge. Contact us with the measurement and we will […]
At UK eyewear we offer a number of eyewear products to help to give relief to sufferers of dry eyes (DES). Our eyewear is available in prescription and none prescription form. So what is Dry Eye? If you have sandy, gritty irritated eyes or burning eyes and these symptoms get worse as the day goes […]
A review of the very latest ski goggles with prescription lens options by Mike Dixon of UK Sports Eyewear: At first glance, you would be forgiven for thinking this is a normal pair of ski goggles. But Uvex has really excelled themselves this time. Over the past few years, the company have come up with […]
Do you suffer from computer eye strain? maximum viewing comfort, the lenses of your computer glasses should include anti-reflective coating. Sometimes called anti-glare treatment, anti-reflective (AR) coating eliminates reflections of light from the front and back surfaces of your lenses that can cause eye strain.
PD (Pupil distance) Explained We require your pupil distance (PD) to ensure you will get the best optical vision from your sports eyewear. With the measurement, we can ensure that the prescription lens optical centre is directly in line with each of your pupils. Most adult PD’s are between 60-65mm the average being 63mm. The […]
Prescription Ski Goggles… UK Eyewear offers a wide range of prescription ski goggles for the entire family. Men’s Ladies and junior with a wide choice of goggle lenses. You can choose lenses for low light conditions, goggles with interchangeable lens attributes and lenses which react to the light matching the light conditions of the day.
Sports Glasses UK As our name suggests we specialise in sports eyewear available in prescription and none prescription form. We believe all sports people need coordination, the ability to judge objects in space and distance over time. Having the optimum vision is the key and that’s exactly what we specialise in. We believe that just […]