Archive for 2019

  • AIR AMBULANCE CHARITY ENLISTS BERGHAUS TO EQUIP CREWS

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    Medical charity the Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) has enlisted the support of Berghaus this winter. The Sunderland based brand has donated thousands of pounds worth of clothing and equipment for GNAAS staff to use during callouts across the North East and Cumbria. The kit that has been supplied by Berghaus includes waterproof and insulated jackets from the more […]
  • Ultras at the double as iconic races will be held annually from 2021

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    The organisers of the Cape Wrath Ultra® and the Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race® have confirmed that both events will take place annually from 2021. Previously held on a biennial basis in the May of alternating years, the races will bookend the summer. The Cape Wrath Ultra® will stay in May, while the Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race® will move back to […]
  • Printwear & Promotion LIVE! 2020: Launching into a new decade

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    Printwear & Promotion LIVE! is the only exhibition dedicated to the UK garment decoration market and the show will launch headfirst into a new decade with an unmissable event. The exhibition will take place in Halls 17 & 18 at the NEC, Birmingham from Sunday 19 to Tuesday 21 January 2020. For outdoor and sportswear retailers that are looking to […]
  • MYSTERY RANCH Releases “THE PROCESS”

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    A Parallel Passions film focused on Ice Climbing & Pack Development MYSTERY RANCH, the industry-leading pack company built on a heritage of comfortable load carriage, function and durability for people who have a mission to accomplish, released today a new film in the brand’s “Parallel Passions” series, “THE PROCESS.” The film, which premiered last night before an audience at the Bozeman […]
  • SMARTWOOL SPONSORS ABRAHAM’S TEA ROUND IN KESWICK

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    Since 1st September, Smartwool has been a proud sponsor of Abraham’s Tea Round; an endurance run available to members of the public, in Keswick. The sponsorship ensures that participants receive a pair of Smartwool socks upon completing the route. In addition to this partnership, Smartwool ran its Socktober campaign which ran throughout October and raised funds for Friends of the […]
  • Saucony athlete Williams nominated for The Running Awards

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    The blog of Saucony athlete James Williams, James Runs Far, has been nominated in the Best Professional Running Blog category by The Running Awards. The aim of the blog is to give useful information to help other runners achieve their goals, which includes training, kit and nutrition advice, interviews with other inspirational runners and reviews of James’ races and challenges. […]
  • INOV-8 ADD GRAPHENE TO BEST-SELLING X-TALON RANGE

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    inov-8 has used graphene – the world’s strongest material – to add revolutionary new running shoes to its legendary X-TALON range. First launched in 2008, the X-TALON has been the brand’s best-selling off-road footwear franchise for more than a decade. Now, with 11 years of worldwide X-TALON success under its belt, inov-8 is bringing evolution to the range with the […]
  • GET ROOTED WITH OBOZ, SMALLWOODS & S.R CUNNINGHAMS – LAKE DISTRICT RECAP

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    Saturday the 23rd of November marked the start of #NationalTreeWeek and also our first #getrooted tree planting event here in the UK! We joined our project partners, Small Woods Association, S.R Cunninghams and a keen and hardy herd of volunteers to plant trees in the grounds of Skiddaw House in Cumbria; the highest hostel in Britain and completely off-grid. The […]
  • OTS 2020 – NEW EXHIBITOR BOOKING NOW OPEN

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
      ‘70% of the 2019 exhibitors already re-booked’ Following the initial round of exhibitor bookings, the organisers of the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) are pleased to announce that bookings are now open to new exhibitors who wish to reserve space and want join the highly successful specialist trade show. OTS will take place from Tuesday 7th to Thursday 9th July […]
  • Rent-a-Snowsuit! Isbjörn reinforces commitment to reuse and reduce as first rental business is launched

    By SGB outdoor on 29/11/2019
    Premium technical and highly sustainable outdoor children’s wear brand, Isbjörn of Sweden, is to launch a rental business for its range of clothing for 0 to 16-year-olds. The rental business, which will run via the company website www.isbjornofsweden.com, will officially launch on 29 November 2019 (Black Friday) with the aim of reducing textile waste by reusing garments, while also making […]