This week it was all about colour with our favourite customer designs going to, the Australian Indigenous Leadership Centre and Gungahlin United Football Club
Hockey Australia today announce a 5 year deal with a new apparel partner for both national teams – the Kookaburras and the Hockeyroos, and Indoor, Officials, Staff and Masters categories. For the first time, both men and women will unite with the one apparel partner.
We take a moment for the Brazilian Football Club Chapecoense as they grieve the loss of their team and affiliates in this incredibly sad tragedy.
This world first and will have a 360-degree camera which allows children to experience the 6-day ride from their homes.
ONTHEGO Sports is excited to launch its partnership with The Steve Waugh Foundation and The Captains Ride, putting rare diseases on the map.
We are super stoked that our young and fearless leader has been recognised for his leadership of our ONTHEGO team and wider community. So stoked in fact, that we sang ‘he’s a jolly good fellow’ in the office this morning.
Greg Golds is an Intensive Care Paramedic using apparel to raise awareness to the ever increasing epidemic of violence towards emergency service personnel.
Soldier on operations turned ONTHEGO Sales Rep, Kris Milne talks about his experience in a war torn country. He saw sport as a powerful tool overcoming differences and is now making an impact at ONTHEGO Sports through team wear.
MAKING AN IMPACT
After our launch of the Cricket by Steve Waugh team wear range we have had some awesome conversations around meeting the needs of team and clubs. Thanks to our supporters in the industry the message is spreading far and wide!
The Canberra Brave had an amazing season reaching their first grand final and narrowly missing out on the championship. As Official Apparel Sponsors the ONTHEGO Team loved getting behind CBR Brave at home games and watching their supporters grow!
From the Knights folding in 2014 to ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr making an election commitment to start planning for a new venue, Canberra Brave has gone from Rags to Riches. Read the full story from Tom Corrigan in the Canberra Times.
Australian entrepreneur Mick Spencer follows up Shark Tank TV appearance with major collaboration with cricketing hero
From our humble grassroots to now, Australian’s have always maintained sport to be an integral part of our culture and life style.
It’s been a busy week for Canberra entrepreneur Mick Spencer from ONTHEGO who kicked it off on Channel Ten’s ‘The Shark Tank’, securing the biggest deal they’ve ever done on the show.
By Jil Hogan
Pitching to some of the country's top business people was always going to be sink or swim, and Canberra entrepreneur Mick Spencer well and truly swum.
A Canberra entrepreneur has scored the first investment on the new season of Shark Tank, netting $600,000 from three of the esteemed judges.
Dutch rider Laura Smulders has beaten Australia’s Caroline Buchanan to record a narrow victory at round three of the UCI BMX Supercross World Cup in Papendal, Netherlands.
Mick Spencer, the founder of apparel brand OnTheGo Sports, showed his entrepreneurship to land deals with three of Australia’s leading business heavyweights in front of a national TV audience on Sunday night.
By Jil Hogan, The Canberra Times
Photo: Network Ten
Canberra entrepreneur Mick Spencer from On The Go Sports is facing up to some of the country's top business people on Southern Cross Ten show Shark Tank this Sunday.
Sportswear company ONTHEGO lands whopper deal on national TV Sportswear entrepreneur Mick Spencer showed his mettle to land a business deal with three of Australia’s leading business heavyweights in front of a national TV audience on Sunday night.
By Nic Crowther, The Shaker
Those who know Canberra’s Mick Spencer knows two things: Mick is furiously ambitious, and he can milk a Richard Branson reference like few others.
Article by Jon Tuxworth from The Sydney Morning Herald
Photograph by Rohan Thomson
Canberra rally driver Adrian Coppin must think he's walked under a ladder or stumbled across a black cat at his home event.
Dive into Caroline Buchanan's 2016 Journey through 2 BMX World Cup Olympic Qualifying Wins, her mindset, dreams & testing out the 2016 Rio Olympic Games BMX Track during the test event.
In episode 10 on #MerryBiz we chat to sportsman, adventurer, eternal optimist and entrepreneur.
In 2011 he found his purpose: to build a global sports brand that gives back to those in need.
Canberra-based sports apparel brand ONTHEGO Sports has had its business success acknowledged with the receipt of two awards: in the Exporting to Asia category at the ACT Exporter of the Year 2015 Award and with receipt of the ACT Government’s Sports Technologies Business Excellence Award.
Well, they say bad things happen on Friday 13th, but today my amazing team and company proved this wrong! November 13th 2015, ONTHEGO Sports won the 2015 Business Excellence awards from the Australian Sports Technology Network.
THE flatwater marathon racing contingent of Canberra’s Burley Griffin Canoe Club have been training hard for the last race of the 2015 NSW marathon series, which will be held at Burrill Lake on the NSW south coast this Saturday, October 17.
I travelled with the Australian Senior Test Team to Taupo, New Zealand to compete in the 2015 Trans Tasman Test. I missed this event last year due to surgery and was so excited to make the Australian team again and compete this year. The event also ran the New Zealand North Island Titles.
The words out. Bain & Co have reports that now over 30% of shoppers would opt to customise a product if they had the opportunity to do so.
Online sportswear retailer, OnTheGo Sports, has partnered with television personality, Jason Dundas, to launch DundasFit, which will be available exclusively through David Jones.
This week, ONTHEGO® Sports, the breakthrough online retailer of custom made sportswear, has again demonstrated its strength as a young and ambitious label through its partnership with international television personality, Jason Dundas.
The homegrown star taking over Hollywood opens up about launching his sportswear clothing line 'DundasFit' and rubbing shoulders with Madonna and Tina Fey.
Model, TV presenter and David Jones Ambassador, Jason Dundas, can now add designer to this growing list of accomplishments.
This week, ONTHEGO Sports, the breakthrough online retailer of custom made sportswear, has again demonstrated its strength as a young and ambitious label through its partnership with international television personality, Jason Dundas, to launch
Online sportswear retailer OnTheGo has launched an exclusive partnership with David Jones.
From today it will stock men's activewear line DundasFit in 25 stores across Australia as well as online.
HIS new clothing line means men can dress just like him but emulating Jason Dundas’ sixpack may take more work.
A million dollar sportswear company which started in a Canberra shed several years ago now has a clothing range in David Jones stores.
Jason Dundas has returned to Australia for the David Jones Spring Summer launch this week, as well as his first ever Dundas Fit clothing collection.
With about 75,000 followers on social media, Jason Dundas had a ready-made focus group when designing his men's activewear range.
Lifecycle is a non-profit charity initiative to help raise awareness and funds for the Leukaemia Foundation.
ONTHEGO ® are proud to announce our partnership with Lifecycle as Official Apparel Supplier, for the Cycle Series event in Canberra on Saturday 24th October 2015.
This was the 9th Round of the National Series and a double points round. The weather was horrible with pouring rain and racing at night made conditions very difficult. I knew I had to go out and go hard to secure a fast time.
The annual Mother's Day Classic took place with 104 events around the country on Sunday.
And among the estimated 120,000 competitors taking part in the fun run, David Jones ambassador Jason Dundas got ready to race in the Sydney event.
To qualify for the NSW State Titles this year I had to race a Metro and Country round of the NSW State Series.
As this track was my mates Paige's home track and one of my favourites, I went along to have some fun and raced up in hte 16 Girls Class.
Innate Motorsport’s driver Adrian Coppin has shown off the team’s striking new paint scheme ahead of round one of the Australian Championship, the QUIT Forest Rally to be held in Western Australia later this month.
Well that’s another two rounds of the National Series done and dusted!
We travelled to Perth for these rounds and got to ride one of my favourite tracks, Westside.
Day one round 5, I qualified third to the main event sue to timing issues in the third moto.
It has taken several months to coax Paul Zahra into having lunch. Our long-awaited catch-up was preceded by dozens of Twitter messages, emails, phone calls and a coffee meeting.
With a great lead up to Rounds 3 & 4 of the BMXA National Series, I was feeling confident to put together some fast laps. The weather was hot all weekend with temps reaching 40 degrees.
YAMBA triathlete Lindsey Wall won the Hell of the West at Goondiwindi, one of Australia's toughest races, in a dramatic finish against rival Sam Betten.
After recently announcing that he has set his sights on the opening two Rounds of the East Coast Bullbars Australian Rally Championship, Adrian Coppin has followed it up with confirmation of two new connections for the season ahead.
Great to kick off the year with a big feature for OnTheGo in the February edition of Men's Fitness.
On page 130 there's a feature article on founder Mick Spencer, the health challenges he's faced to date and their impact on life and business.
Australian girl Caroline Buchanon is currently the world #1 in the world of BMX and she joined TODAY to talk about the national series which starts tonight.
Watch video here:
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Today, SmartCompany, one of Australia's best source for business news and journalism for small and medium business owners, has announced its annual Web Awards for 2014.
Digital Nation chief executive Claudia Sagripanti says OnTheGo Sports is an example of “what can be done by a small business with a well-thought out mobile strategy and a relatively modest investment”.
Online retailer OnTheGo sells custom made sportswear including apparel for schools, corporate and health clubs. Founder Michael Spencer says its target audience is people after custom-made sports wear unique to their business, organisation or team.
The Canberra Velocity Women’s team have stormed into the final of the NSW/ACT Conference in the Asia Pacific Tennis League. Velocity have gone undefeated after five rounds of play and are set to face the UTS Lizards for the chance to take out back to back titles. The final will take place at Ci
Mick Spencer is the founder and chief mover of activewear brand OnTheGo Sports, which he founded in 2010. Here’s how Spencer integrated his back-end systems allow his business to deliver customised sportswear, while his business remains lean enough to run a marathon.
YAMBA triathlete Lindsey Wall broke his own record in his first Clarence Valley Triathlon Club race of the season.
On a day when personal bests came thick and fast, Wall didn't disappoint breaking his own club record, which he set last January, by 25 seconds.
The Canberra Raiders and veteran half Terry Campese remain tight-lipped about when – or even if – he will return to pre-season training after the club granted him an extra month's leave. But Campo has popped up in the most unlikely of places: a fashion catwalk.
Well, it’s hard to start to explain an incredible trip, where the first time in over 4 years I had no access to technology (or lack thereof) for a week long period in a busy time of the year.
OnTheGo is pleased to announce that it is the official apparel sponsor for the 2014 ACTivate Conference.
AUSTRALIAN PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, SPORT, OUTDOOR EDUCATION, HEALTH & PHYSICAL EDUCATORS’ CONFERENCE
Friday 10 October, 2014 @ the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS)
I'd committed to races plenty of times this year, but every time I did, something would go wrong; I'd end up injured, sick or with a broken bike. It felt like the universe was trying to tell me to stop racing!
OnTheGo has been shortlisted as a Finalist for the 2014 ACT Exporters' Network Chief Ministers Exporter of the Year Awards! What an honour to be sitting next to some pretty incredible companies, and we're looking forward to next month when the winner will be revealed!
OnTheGo is the Official Sponsor of the World Rally Championship round and sponsored athlete Adrian Coppin is representing the OnTheGo team in true style!
Adrian Coppin - Biography
After a string of race disasters this year with snapped chains, broken thumbs, sickness and a major loss of form due to training for Iron Man wrecking every race I rolled up to, this race, I would take seriously.
Founder and Managing Director, Mick Spencer, talks with Brooke Corte on Sky News Business Agenda about the recent ACT Government Trade Mission and expansion to Asia.
~~OnTheGo is a web start-up company selling both custom-made and self-branded sports gear to teams, companies and organisations both nationally and internationally.
This issue of the Southern Star is full of Australian entrepreneurs who have brought new ideas to Singapore. Our feature article is on Elena & Roland Scherer from Red Gum who have been bringing Australian produce to Singapore for 25 years.
OnTheGo Sports is proud to be among the list of finalists in the 2014 Australian Startup Awards, in the flagship Startup Daily Startup of the Year category, and in the highly competitive Product Business of the Year category.
OnTheGo Sports ambassador & ultra-marathon athlete Pat Farmer is up to his old tricks again, only this time he’s running with the purpose of peace. The Middle East Peace Run is a 20 day run which will follow the somewhat daring route from Lebanon to Israel, via Jordan and the West Bank.
The way federal public servants choose the best suppliers to meet billions of dollars worth of contracts is stifling innovation and competitiveness within Australia, the Canberra Business Council says.
How can you create a sporting goods exporting company from a small bedroom in a family home?
Just ask Mick Spencer, CEO or CMO (Chief Moving Officer) of OnTheGo®.
Canberra business young gun Mick Spencer sat alongside entrepreneur extraordinaire Sir Richard Branson at a special event this week for The University of Queensland's Business School.
Giving people the tools early in life to encourage entrepreneurship could help stimulate more new businesses, and develop the leaders of the future. The brands that will thrive in the coming years need to do business like there is a tomorrow.
Mick Spencer, a young business leader and successful entrepreneur who sat with Sir Richard on the panel, agreed with the Virgin boss's appraisal.
Richard Branson has told an audience of Australian business students essentially not to waste money on degrees.
Mick Spencer, 22, a successful local entrepreneur who sat with Branson on the panel, agreed with the Virgin boss, adding that universities taught people to become employees.
In an Australian first, 22 year-old entrepreneur Mick Spencer has secured a spot alongside Sir Richard Branson at the UQ Business School lunch event NEXT?
A 22-year-old entrepreneur will sit alongside Sir Richard Branson at a major University of Queensland Business School event next week, after winning a competition on LinkedIn.
Entrepreneur Mick Spencer has secured a spot alongside Sir Richard Branson at The University of Queensland's Business School lunch event.
UNIVERSITY is a waste of time and money, according to a number of young Australians who are skipping study to start their careers straight out of high school.
ONE of Canberra's top young entrepreneurs has launched his own professional mountain bike racing team on the back of the booming popularity of the sport in the national capital.
Yet to finish his degree because of business commitments - is Mick Spencer, 22, founder of OnTheGo. Mr Spencer said his business cut back on much of what it did to focus on its strengths.
Mick Spencer & OnTheGo Features on Kochie's Business Builders!
We were lucky enough to have the founder of the brand; Mick Spencer to be featured on the famous Kochie's Business Builders TV Show with Startup Guru - Mat Beeche
Founder Mick Spencer was featured in the My Small Business section on The Age website. Read the story of how Mick made OnTheGo his once dream a successful business that continues to grow.
Mick Spencer, the founder and CEO of OnTheGo was recently interviewed on a talk back show in Hawai'i, USA by "Chatty Kathy" Kathy Nance.
Check out the below link to watch the live tv show!!
OnTheGo Founder and CEO Mick Spencer currently writes for a StartUP Business Magazine; Shoe String Startups. Check out the current article about how Mick build OnTheGo with little to NO Cash!
Whether your an aspiring business creator, or just like great stories, check this one out:
In June 2011, Julie Oakley, CEO Vissicom Pty. Ltd, nominated Mick Spencer for the Canberra Young Citizen of the Year for 2011 due to his hard work building up OnTheGo, his goals of philanthropy and he's work in the community.
Mick Spencer, the founder of OnTheGo, was fortunate enough to be named in the Canberra's Top 12 People to Watch in 2012, by Canberra Ltd. Magazine "InTheCity 2011".
ONE of Canberra's top young entrepreneurs has launched his own professional mountain bike racing team on the back of the booming popularity of the sport in the national capital.
In July 2011, Australia's foremost Business Magazine, Business Review Weekly (BRW), created a feature article about the issue of universities and entrepreneurs.
University of Canberra wrote a publication on Mick Spencer when he was a uni student starting out OnTheGo. Check out the below link for the full coverage!!