Sir Chris Hoy is a six-time Olympic track cycling gold medalist and Britain’s most successful Olympian. He has also taken 11 World titles and two Commonwealth titles. At the London Olympics, Hoy won gold in the Keirin and as third man in the Team Sprint squad. He was also chosen to be the flag-bearer at the opening ceremony, leading Team GB at their home Olympics.
Chris has a BSc in Applied Sports Science and has had a longstanding relationship with SiS, having used our products for many years. As our Elite Sports Consultant, he works closely with SiS and our team of experts, with the aim of using his experience to refine our world-class nutrition products.
Professional Cycling Team and 4 x Tour de France Winners
Team Sky is a professional cycling team that competes in the UCI world tour, originally formed in 2009. Since then, Team Sky has won 4 Tour de France titles. They are formed of world-class athletes including Chris Froome, Geraint Thomas and new 2016 signing Michał Kwiatkowski.
The 2012, 2013, 2015 & 2016 Tour de France winners work with our team of sports nutrition experts to help create bespoke products and training plans, specific to the needs of Team Sky riders. We draw advice and support from their elite nutritionist Dr James Morton who understands that SiS take their position in the endurance sports nutrition industry seriously, providing trusted, evidence based products. This is something that is extremely important to Team Sky.
Katarina Johnson-Thompson is one of Britain’s most promising young athletes. She has already represented her country in the Olympics at London 2012, finishing 15th, then finished fifth at the 2013 World Championships in Moscow. In 2015, she won the European Indoor Championships in the pentathlon and finished sixth at the Rio 2016 Olympics. She also holds the British high jump record, at 1.98m.
Johnson-Thompson works with our team of experts on her nutritional plan both in training and competition. She believes that having the correct nutrition plays a large role in how well she performs on the track. She is mostly impressed by the extent of scientific research that goes into SiS products, especially the in-depth product testing through informed sport.
Celtic FC are one of the giants of Scottish Football with over 47 league titles and 45 cup successes to their name. Their continual achievements within the SPFL have allowed them to compete in Europa League and Champions League competitions, making them one of the top clubs European football.
In 2017 Science In Sport became the official sports nutrition partner to Celtic and work very closely with the players and staff in understanding their nutritional needs and any limitations they experience with their game which could be assisted by nutrition.
National Governing body of bicycle racing in the United States.
USA Cycling (USAC) covers all disciplines of cycling in the US (track, road, mountain bike, cyclo-cross, BMX) and has a membership of over 75,000. USA cycling is associated with the UCI, which governs international cycling and the United States Olympic Committee.
The formation of a partnership with USA cycling was a key part of the international strategy for SiS. In our official supplier capacity, SiS provide a range of award-winning sports-nutrition to athletes across the organisation and benefit from the feedback of USA cycling's elite, to again further our innovation and product development. www.usacycling.org
34 Medallists at the Rio 2016 Olympics
Our industry-leading approach to banned-substance testing means we have an unrivalled roster of elite connections. Professional athletes are guaranteed a quality commitment with every SiS product they use. At Rio 2016, 34 medals were fuelled by SiS, across a number of sports, including Swimming, Tennis, Hockey, Rowing, Boxing and Cycling.