Mammoth sign new exclusive partnership agreement with the RPA

RPA official partners

  Mammoth is delighted to announce a new and exclusive partnership with the Rugby Player’s Association. As well as continuing to be a Benefits Provider to the players, under the new agreement Mammoth will play a key role in providing education and welfare programmes for professional male and female players throughout the domestic and international […]

How to sleep better with back pain

According to research conducted by Imperial College London, Arthritis Research UK and the University of Aberdeen, 43% of UK adults suffer from chronic back pain. Back pain, particularly lower back pain, is extremely common and whilst symptoms usually improve within a few weeks or months, the link between poor sleep and back pain is an […]

The Science of Comfort: Taking sleep seriously

In his second article for The Science of Comfort blog, Mammoth’s Fatigue and Human Performance specialist Dr Jonathan Bloomfield explains why a drastic change in attitude may be necessary for us to get the sleep quality our bodies need. Ok, so it’s now about time we all started taking sleep seriously. Sleep is something we’ve […]

How to avoid damaging your sleeping pattern when the clocks go forward

On Saturday night – or rather, 1 a.m. on Sunday morning – the clocks leap forward one hour. But what does this mean for our bodies, and what can we do to minimise the damage? Spring forward, fall back. Yes, it’s that time of year again. Losing an hour of sleep is everyone’s least favourite […]

Fatigue: The Enemy of Human Performance

Dr Jonathan Bloomfield

In his first article for The Science of Comfort blog, Mammoth’s Fatigue and Human Performance specialist Dr Jonathan Bloomfield introduces himself and explains why it’s never been more important to understand the science of sleep. It’s great to be here writing my first piece for Mammoth in my new role as Fatigue and Human Performance […]

A Good Night’s Sleep: According to Science

good night's sleep

A good night’s sleep might seem like the most subjective thing in the world, but there is actually a science behind determining how well rested you are. If you wake up feeling bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, chances are you’ll assume you slept well. You may well have done, but actually there are several tell-tale signs which indicate […]

Better Sleep Case Study: Meghan Beesley, GB 400m Hurdler

meghan beesley

Meghan Beesley is a Great Britain 400-metre hurdler who competes at the highest level in the IAAF Diamond League. When she’s not travelling around the world to compete, Meghan is based in Loughborough in the UK and loves to catch up on her rest on her Mammoth Performance 220 Firm. We sat down with Meghan […]

Two new additions brought into Team Mammoth

team mammoth

Mammoth has invested in the company’s future growth by making a double appointment of non-executive directors since the start of 2017. Graeme Mills and Paul Sutherland will be working with the Mammoth team as Director of Performance and Director of Innovation respectively. Graeme and Paul will help to ensure that Mammoth continues to build on […]

Case Study: Darren Cave, Ireland and Ulster Rugby Union

Ireland and Ulster Centre Darren Cave has become one of the most consistent performers in the Pro 12 league over recent seasons, exciting fans with his running lines and hard hitting in defence. The physical challenges of a tough domestic and international fixture list can be significant, requiring a close attention to recovery and rest. […]