About Us

Who are we?

Eyekit practice display of glasses and sunglassesWe are an independent family run online retailer and opticians based in North Yorkshire, England.  We are an opticians with a difference - We specialise in the provision of sports and leisure eyewear and offer a huge range of glasses, sunglasses and goggle to meet any sport or leisure need.

Colour testing for DyslexiaBased near Tadcaster, we started out as an online retailer of sports eyewear and now provide both prescription and non-prescription eyewear to customer across world. We supply prescription glasses, goggles and sunglasses to just about every corner of the globe from suppling customer working in the Antarctic to even remote Polynesian islands in the Pacific.

Recently we opened our opticians practice to meet the demands of customers who had specialist requirements such as providing sunglasses tints and varifocals optimised for a specific sport, sport vision assessments and dyslexia testing. We have now developed the opticians so that it meets the needs of our local community for a full range of general eye testing.

Providing an eye examination in our practice

Phillippa, our optician, has over 20 years experience in optics and is one of the most highly qualified in the UK with a Masters in Optometry and Diploma in sports vision. Not only that, she is a keen triathlete and participates in many other sports so she really understands how to ensure your vision is optimised for whatever activity you undertake.

Phillippa, our optician competing in the Wetherby triathlon