Events

  • MERRELL ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP DEAL WITH KENDAL MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL

    By SGB outdoor on 04/12/2020
    Leading outdoor footwear retailer, Merrell, has announced that it is the headline sponsor of the Mountain Running Evening at the 40th anniversary of the Kendal Mountain Festival. Taking place from 19th – 29th November, the world-famous outdoors event will be broadcast online for the first time, ensuring its mission to showcase inspiring, soul-stirring outdoor adventures continue at a time when […]
  • NATIONAL CAMPING SHOW LAUNCHED

    By SGB outdoor on 04/12/2020
    Plans have been announced for the launch of the National Camping Show at Stoneleigh Park showground, Warwickshire from the 18th – 21st March 2021.  The four day consumer event is an initiative by the St Albans based camping retailer PJ Camping and the show has already attracted the support of many of the leading family camping brands. At the 2021 […]
  • EXHIBITORS REPORT EXCELLENT TRADING AT TENT & AWNING TRADE SHOW

    By SGB outdoor on 18/09/2020
    ‘One of the first UK trade shows to go ahead’ Many of the leading Tent & Awning suppliers came together earlier last week at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire to present their 2021 ranges to retail customers.  A total of nine different suppliers supported the three-day show including AMG (Vango), Outdoor Revolution / Blue Diamond, Zempire, MLSD Europe (Crespo, Bo-Camp & […]
  • SCANDINAVIAN OUTDOOR AWARD to… POLYGIENE

    By SGB outdoor on 10/07/2020
    The winners are now selected! After dedicated outdoor testing and lively discussions, this time online, the international jury of outdoor journalists have come up with the winners of Scandinavian Outdoor Award for next year’s spring/summer season. The jury was very impressed by anti-virus and anti-microbial treatment for textiles that can be used for masks, or other similar items, that will reduce viruses up […]
  • 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 […]