Bliz Eyewear Brings Style to Golden Ultra Runners

Bliz Eyewear, the chosen eyewear of Emelie Forsberg and other top European runners and cross-country skiers, has selected the Golden Ultra as it’s Canadian event partner.

Bliz, based in Sweden, provides eyewear for a number of sports including cross-country skiing, running, climbing and alpine sports.   Bliz is the official sponsor of Cross Country Canada and the national cross-country ski team.  The line includes numerous models of eye protection, including some helmets and goggles.

“I love my Bliz glasses,” shares avid Golden runner, Magi Scallion.  “It’s really difficult to find glasses that fit my head and don’t fog up while I’m running and skiing.  Bliz products seem to offer the best of fit, style and function.”

Bliz sunglasses are currently available at many retailers throughout Canada, including MEC and at Whistler Olympic Park.  Visit to see the full range of Bliz products.

“We’ve been looking to get into the running market in Canada and the Golden Ultra seemed the obvious event to partner with, “said Bliz Eyewear Canadian Distributor Joze Sparovec.  “The event is challenging yet fun and it’s going to be well run in a beautiful location.”

The Golden Ultra is a three-day stage running race (or relay) in Golden, BC from September 18-20, 2015.  Runners may participate in all three stages as a solo or part of a relay, or may register for any single or combination of two stages separately.