Archive for 2019


    By SGB outdoor on 16/02/2019
  • Kendal Mountain Festival Announce 20 UK Tour Dates

    By SGB outdoor on 16/02/2019
    Kendal Mountain Festival are hitting the road this spring with an extended UK Tour. Taking the spirit and essence of Kendal Mountain Festival’s flagship weekend and creating 20 unique Festival inspired events across the UK. Each event will centre around a collection of short adventure films – stories of talent, endurance, and excitement that will take your breath away! Ride […]
  • Vango Wins Big at 2019 Camping Awards

    By SGB outdoor on 15/02/2019
    Vango’s Tahiti 800XL Tent wins ‘Best Inflatable Tent’ category. Leading outdoor equipment manufacturer Vango has won the sought-after ‘Best Inflatable Tent’ award for its Vango Tahiti 800XL tent at this year’s Camping Magazine Tent Awards. The annual awards celebrate the most innovative and technical outdoor products on today’s market, with winners carefully selected by a panel of industry experts, including […]
  • Sports Sponsorship: These are the Marketing Trends 2019

    By SGB outdoor on 15/02/2019
    Sports sponsorship is booming; never before has more money been put into marketing with athletes, sports teams, or sporting events. In times of advertising message overloads, sport offers something extremely valuable: real emotions. In connection with the digital possibilities, enormous opportunities arise – for global players as well as small start-ups. took a close look at the sports sponsorship […]
  • OutDoor by ISPO: 700 Exhibitors Already Confirmed Their Participation

    By SGB outdoor on 15/02/2019
    The first OutDoor by ISPO will take place in Munich from the 30th of June to the 3rd of July. At ISPO Munich 2019, the organizers provided information about the preparations in full swing and the most important innovations. And they have already been able to present very pleasing figures on the number of applications. Change. That’s the big word […]
  • Impressive awards haul at ISPO 2019 for Mammut. 3 award-winning products this year:

    By SGB outdoor on 08/02/2019
    Mammut Sota HS Hooded Jacket – Product of the Year [snowsports] – extremely stretchable due to Mammut’s PHASEknit technology, it’s PFC-free DryTechnology 3-layer material makes the jacket waterproof and breathable. The innovation lies in the PHASEknit process which allows the seamless integration of different material properties and their strategic placement in the product. This makes it possible to design products […]
  • Houdini’s new Houdi features Polartec® Power AirTM and sheds just a fraction of its fibres compared to conventional fleece

    By SGB outdoor on 08/02/2019
    A milestone in the quest to limit microfibre release into the oceans. Polartec’s brand new revolutionary Power Air fabric is revealed this week as the centerpiece to Swedish outdoor brand, Houdini Sportswear’s, new Power Air Houdi. A next-generation fleece jacket which sheds five times fewer microfibres than other high-quality fleece and only a fraction compared to regular fleece. The result […]
  • Vango scoops customer satisfaction awards for third year running

    By SGB outdoor on 08/02/2019
    Leading outdoor equipment manufacturer Vango has won the coveted ‘Best Backpacker Tents Award’ at The Camping and Caravanning Club’s Tent Owner Satisfaction Awards for the third year in a row. The award was presented at a star-studded industry dinner at The Midland Hotel in Manchester on Thursday 17 January 2019, hosted by TV presenter and Camping and Caravanning Club President, […]

    By SGB outdoor on 08/02/2019
    The Obstacle Course Racing World Championships are returning to the UK – and inov-8will once again be the official footwear brand. The 2019 OCRWC will be held just outside London on October 10-13 and will see more than 5,000of the world’s best obstacle course racers battle it out over muddy terrain and the sport’s finest obstacles. In addition to the […]

    By SGB outdoor on 25/01/2019
    Working in partnership with EcoLogic®, Dakine has developed a new technology for all EVA surf traction that accelerates biodegradation of the material. This provides a more eco-conscious approach to manufacturing and disposal when retiring the use of products. Known as “Friendly Foam”, by adding EcoOne® additives to the EVA foam, the materials will degrade only after entering biologically active landfills. […]