Events

  • OLYMPIAN & PHYSICAL ACTIVITY EXPERT, PROFESSOR GREG WHYTE OBE TO SPEAK AT THE CONFERENCE

    By SGB outdoor on 28/02/2020
    We are pleased to announce Professor Greg Whyte OBE as the pre-networking dinner speaker on the Monday of the OIA conference at Shrigley Hall, 16th – 17th March. Greg has an impressive CV, not only is he a two-time Olympian in the pentathlon and a European and World Championship medallist but is also the preeminent authority on Exercise Physiology and […]
  • The Original Muck Boot Company and Cotswold Outdoor host an audience with Kate Humble

    By SGB outdoor on 28/02/2020
    On the 25th of March, The Original Muck Boot Company and Cotswold Outdoor will be hosting an intimate evening with special guest and self-proclaimed Muck Boot fan, Kate Humble at Cotswold Outdoor in Covent Garden. The exclusive evening will frame a private insight into Kate’s love affair with walking and connecting with the great outdoors. Spending most of her time ankle-deep in mud […]
  • THE ARC’TERYX ALPINE ACADEMY IS BACK: JULY 2-5th, 2020

    By SGB outdoor on 18/02/2020
      The Arc’teryx Alpine Academy, the largest global event for alpine enthusiasts, is back in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc from July 2-5th 2020. Now in its ninth year, this iconic event is designed to bring together people of all nationalities and abilities and encourage them to explore new terrain. Together with world-class guides and athletes, everyone can advance their mountain skills.  The upcoming […]
  • Printwear & Promotion LIVE! launches into a new decade with an incredible event

    By SGB outdoor on 31/01/2020
    The NEC, Birmingham was brimming with inspiration from Sunday 19 to Tuesday 21 January as thousands of printwear professionals descended upon Halls 17 & 18 to find out how to take their businesses to the next level at Printwear & Promotion LIVE! Event director Tony Gardner commented on the success of this year’s event: “Following on from our record-breaking anniversary […]
  • Be crowned Supplier of the Year 2020 at the Creative Retail Awards

    By SGB outdoor on 31/01/2020
      The Creative Retail Awards are one of the most distinguished accolades within the design and display industry and recognise projects and products that have demonstrated the very highest level of innovation and excellence.  The 2020 Awards have introduced new categories including Omni-Channel Experience, Bar and Restaurant Design and Best Shopfitting/Fit-Out.  There is also a new category specifically to vote […]
  • UK OUTDOOR INDUSTRY AWARDS 2020 ONE MONTH TO GO

    By SGB outdoor on 31/01/2020
    There is just one month to go until voting closes on the 28th February and only 8 weeks until the awards ceremony at the OIA Conference and AGM on the 16th – 17th March. Voting for the 2020 awards opened in November and voting has seen a steady flow of activity. A review of online votes predicts an extremely close […]
  • RED BULL’S HEAD OF COMMERCIAL ANNOUNCED AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER

    By SGB outdoor on 31/01/2020
    We are pleased to announce that Dylan Wyn Pugh, Head of Commercial at Red Bull will be speaking on the second day of the OIA conference at Shrigley Hall, 16th – 17th March. At Red Bull, Dylan is responsible for driving the commercial growth and marketing expansion of Red Bull’s properties in sports, culture, consumer products and media. He heads […]
  • Ben Fogle, James Cracknell OBE and Ordnance Survey come together for the new ‘National Outdoor Expo’ 27th – 28th March 2021 – NEC, Birmingham

    By SGB outdoor on 24/01/2020
    Raccoon Events, the Event Management company behind the award-winning National Running Shows (Birmingham, London and Paris) is launching a new consumer outdoor show in 2021. The National Outdoor Expo will take place on the 27th and 28th March 2021 at the NEC, Birmingham. The inaugural show has already signed up world-class inspirational speakers including broadcaster, writer and adventurer Ben Fogle, […]
  • EARLY BIRD BOOKING ENDING SOON & KEYNOTE SPEAKER ANNOUNCEMENT

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    16th – 17th MARCH 2020 Early bird booking for this years OIA Conference & AGM will end on the 20th January. Currently for a full residential package delegate places are £320+VAT for OIA members and non-members £425+VAT and includes: Access to all keynotes, workshops and activities on both days 4-star accommodation (including breakfast) at Shrigley Hall on the night of […]
  • Leading names from the world of adventure confirmed for the Kendal Mountain Festival Film & Speaker 2020 Tour

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    To celebrate its 40th anniversary, Kendal Mountain Festival is expanding its popular UK Tour to 40 dates, including – for the first time – several venues in Ireland. Adventure lovers will thrill to an exciting evening filled with tales of daring, celebrating the great outdoors. Alongside a selection of the world’s best adventure films, each tour date features top speakers with headliners including […]