Category Archives: Elite Athletes

Ollie Devoto explains the Importance of Sleep As An Athlete

In our latest podcast, Mammoth Founder John Tuton chats to England & Exeter Chiefs centre Ollie Devoto about the realities of managing sleep and recovery time as a professional rugby player. JP: Just how important is good sleep for a rugby player? OD: It is absolutely vital. I think the way I look at it, […]

Better Sleep case study: Dane Vilas

  Lancashire County Cricketer, Dane Vilas, is well aware of the importance of staying fit and healthy to maintain performance. Dane has played in both the UK and South Africa, with hundreds of matches under his belt. We caught up with Dane to find out how he was enjoying his new Mammoth Shine mattress, and […]

Jahid Ahmed, Kent County Cricket Club Bowling Coach

As a former first-class cricketer and current Kent CCC bowling coach, Jahid Ahmed knows just how important staying fit, healthy and fresh can be to athletic performance. We spoke to Jahid as he took delivery of his new Mammoth Rise Essential mattress and Ultimate pillows to talk sleep, health and fast bowling. Hi Jahid, How […]

Better sleep case study: Squadron Leader Penny Butterfield

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Squadron Leader Penny Butterfield is Officer Commanding the Oxford University Air Squadron and a long-time advocate of Mammoth mattresses. We caught up with Penny to talk about the challenges facing a helicopter pilot in the Forces – and why quality sleep is critical to performance in the air. Penny Butterfield has been on Mammoth’s radar […]

Team Tyne Innovation prepare to launch their bid at the World’s toughest row

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Two custom-built Mammoth mattresses will accompany Team Tyne Innovation as they set out to complete the Talisker Atlantic Challenge As they prepare to set sail on one of the world’s toughest challenges this week, a group of North East rowers have revealed how they will rest and recover during their 3,000 mile row across the […]

Better Sleep Case Study: Jonny May, England and Leicester Tigers Rugby Player

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England and Leicester winger, Jonny May, is renowned as one of the world’s fastest international rugby players and among the deadliest finishers that England has to offer. We caught up with him to talk recovery, knee reconstruction and chatting with Barack Obama. As one of England’s most prolific try scorers of recent times, Jonny May […]

Better Sleep Case Study: Ollie Devoto

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Exeter’s talented young centre explains why playing for one of the best clubs in Europe requires him to pay close attention to his recovery. Coming from a long line of players and coaches, Ollie Devoto’s rugby pedigree was evident from a young age. Having joined Sherborne RFC at the age of 7, he quickly progressed […]

Better Sleep Case Study: Ben Youngs, Leicester Tigers and England Rugby Player

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As one of England’s most experienced rugby players, Ben Youngs has been at the top of the game for nearly a decade. Ahead of the new rugby season we caught up with him to talk about the battle to make the 2019 World Cup squad, competing against Israel Folau and sharing a late-night chat with […]

Mammoth to give Atlantic rowers edge during 3,000 mile challenge

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Mammoth is delighted to announce a partnership with Team Tyne Innovation. At a launch event on Friday 29th June at Gateshead’s Quayside, we unveiled the custom-made mattresses that the rowing quartet will be resting on during the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge later this year. An epic 3,000 mile rowing marathon from the Canary Islands to […]

Better Sleep Case Study: Schalk Brits

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One of the Aviva Premiership’s most popular characters, Schalk Brits left South Africa in 2009 to ply his trade at double European champions, Saracens. Over a decade later Schalk is still regarded as one of the most exciting and dynamic hookers in the Premiership. A longstanding Mammoth customer, we caught up with Schalk to find […]