Events

  • 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 […]
  • COTSWOLD OUTDOOR RETURNS AS A PRESENTING PARTNER OF THE 2020 BANFF MOUNTAIN FILM FESTIVAL UK & IRELAND TOUR

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    It is with great pleasure that Cotswold Outdoor announces its presenting partnership with the highly-anticipated 2020 Banff Mountain Film Festival UK & Ireland Tour, now in its eleventh year. Leading outdoor clothing and equipment retailer Cotswold Outdoor is dedicated to helping customers prepare for adventure, with quality products from the very best brands, and in-store experts offering exceptional service and […]
  • Printwear & Promotion LIVE! 2020 Invaluable expertise to boost your business

    By SGB outdoor on 10/01/2020
    For outdoor and sportswear retailers, Printwear & Promotion LIVE! is not just a chance to source the latest garments from leading companies but also a unique opportunity to explore the ways you can boost your business in 2020. From Sunday 19 to Tuesday 21 January, Halls 17 & 18 at the NEC, Birmingham will host a number of experts from […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • OIA CONFERENCE & AGM 2020 DATES ANNOUNCED

    By SGB outdoor on 29/11/2019
    We are pleased to announce that the Outdoor Industries Association’s Annual Conference & AGM will take place on the 16th and 17th of March 2020 at Shrigley Hall, nr Macclesfield, Cheshire. The conference is a key event in the outdoor industry calendar. Whether you’re from the retail or distribution sector, manufacturing, an education or activity provider, tourism industry or the […]