• Booking open for the 2018 OIA Conference

    By SGB outdoor on 03/11/2017
    Booking open for the 2018 OIA Conference Online delegate booking is now open for the 2018 Conference & AGM, taking place at Shrigley Hall Hotelin Cheshire on 14th and 15th March 2018. The event will see over 200 delegates gather together for two days of inspirational speakers, workshops, outdoor activities, and a series of networking opportunities, including the OIA’s annual […]
  • KORS 2018 new dates 10-11th July 2018

    By SGB outdoor on 03/11/2017
    The KORS show organisers have announced that, in the light of a clash of dates caused by the OTS show move, next year’s KORS show will move one week to 10-11 July 2018. For many exhibitors and visitors, the OTS move meant splitting people and resources between shows. The revised dates make commercial sense, enabling visitors to spend time uninterrupted […]
  • Ellis Brigham Opens New Store in Chelmsford, Essex

    By SGB outdoor on 27/10/2017
    Ellis Brigham has opened a store in Chelmsford, Essex, bringing the family-owned chain’s total number of stores to 22.  The ground floor offers outdoor clothing and accessories while the cavernous upstairs houses winter sports clothing and equipment plus packs and footwear.  Says Mark Brigham, “As we continue our steady expansion, we are delighted to be opening a store in Chelmsford’s […]
  • Printwear & Promotion LIVE! 2018: New exhibitors getting ready!

    By SGB outdoor on 27/10/2017
      Printwear & Promotion LIVE! 2018: New exhibitors getting ready!   Sunday, 21 January – Tuesday, 23 January, 2018 Halls 17 & 18 NEC, Birmingham     With stand space close to being sold out and with over 20 new exhibitors confirmed, Printwear & Promotion LIVE! 2018 is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever before. The […]
  • Kendal Outdoor Retail Show 3-4 July 2018

    By SGB outdoor on 20/10/2017
    While recognising the arguments that have been put forward towards creating a single major UK trade show, the KORS organisation has decided to continue with its Kendal show on 3-4 July 2018. KORS believes this is a positive, forward-looking decision, based on its close understanding of the current – and future – retail landscape. Independent retailers are under pressure; they […]
  • Cotswold Outdoor announced as exclusive retail brand partner of the Kendal Mountain Festival

    By SGB outdoor on 06/10/2017
    Cotswold Outdoor is delighted to announce that they are now the exclusive retail brand partner for the Kendal Mountain Festival. The deal will see Cotswold Outdoor enter a three-year partnership with Kendal Mountain Festival, developing the event’s retail offering and providing an engaging retail experience in the Festival’s Shackleton Tent. “We can’t wait to come along to Kendal Mountain Festival […]
  • EOS Networking APP Returns for 2017, New Sponsors Secured & Further Speakers Announced

    By SGB outdoor on 01/09/2017
    With just over a month until the fifth European Outdoor Summit (EOS) kicks off in Treviso, Italy, the European Outdoor Group (EOG) is pleased to announce the return of its popular delegate Networking APP, the support of new Summit sponsors and the addition of speakers to its exceptional line-up. 200 delegates have already registered for the EOS 2017, which takes […]

    By SGB outdoor on 01/09/2017
    Kendal Mountain Festival is delighted to announce the Kendal Mountain Literature Festival celebrating a diverse mix of literature and arts, covering the wide genre of ‘Outdoor’. Kendal Mountain Festival is a true global adventure gathering and the main social event for outdoor enthusiasts in the UK; the new literature programme will form part of the main Festival weekend this November. […]
  • HOKA One One Founders to run Tor des Géants®

    By SGB outdoor on 01/09/2017
    Following the recent announcement of HOKA One One as Tor de Géants® Gold partner, the world’s fastest growing running shoe brand is pleased to announce that founders Jean-Luc Diard and Christophe Aubonnet will take part in this year’s race. “For me, Tor represents a kind of ultimate communion – communion with an exceptional nature and roughness which forces you to […]
  • Wilderness Lectures and Ellis Brigham announce new partnership

    By SGB outdoor on 25/08/2017
    Bristol based Wilderness Lectures is delighted to announce a new partnership with outdoor equipment supplier Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports. Wilderness Lectures was established in 1987 by Bristol mountaineers Steve Berry and Steve Marriott who wanted to bring to Bristol some top outdoor activity lectures; they were subsequently joined by cavers Dick Willis and John Bracey. Thirty years later Wilderness offers […]