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  • KENDAL MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL ANNOUNCE 2018 PATAGONIA ADVENTURE ACTIVISTS TOUR

    By SGB outdoor on 21/09/2018
    Kendal Mountain Festival has again teamed with the iconic brand Patagonia, to host a five-date speaking and film tour featuring environmental adventure activists. The Patagonia Adventure Activists Tour will be delivered this autumn, bringing a diverse network of environmentally-conscious adventurers to the stage to share their first-hand accounts of the devastating impacts they have witnessed to the natural world. “Living […]
  • Tenson MPC Extreme – Maximising The Lifespan Of Fabrics

    By SGB outdoor on 21/09/2018
    The 3-layer MPC Extreme Dermizax material is a top performing waterproof fabric used for Tenson’s most specialised lines, featuring a highly efficient waterproof membrane with maximum breathability. It is well known for being one of the most durable fabrics on the market. A regular Tenson MPC garment, depending on the style, fabric and MPC level, could keep its wind-and-waterproofness and […]
  • BE A ‘WILD RAMBLER’ WITH KOMPERDELL

    By SGB outdoor on 21/09/2018
    Komperdell poles are trusted and used by some of the world’s best mountaineers from the top end, technical ultra-light, carbon poles to everyday walking poles.  All the poles are designed and made in Komperdell’s own factory in the heart of the Austrian Alps. TheWild Rambler is a new introduction into the hiking category for winter, it boasts the Classic Komperdell […]
  • HAGLÖFS STRENGTHENS UK SALES TEAM

    By SGB outdoor on 07/09/2018
    Swedish outdoor brand Haglöfs strengthens its UK sales team with the appointment of Samantha Crouch as Key Account manager. In line with the company’s strategic directions to improve customer focus, build a well-balanced, premium distribution and strengthen its brand equity in a global market, Haglöfs has recruited Samantha Crouch as its Key Account Manager in the UK. She joins Haglöfs […]
  • Sleeping bags that will make you melt this winter!

    By SGB outdoor on 07/09/2018
    Stay toasty this winter – with Snugpak’s Softie®, Softie Expansion and Basecamp Winter Sleeping Bags   Snugpak, the UK’s leading sleeping bag and insulated clothing manufacturer, is pushing the boundaries on synthetic fibrefill sleeping bags, with its warmth to weight ratio and user functionality.   Keeping warm in the outdoors is essential to survival. Snugpak’s top five winter sleeping systems […]
  • THOMAS AICHNER NEW INTERNATIONAL MARKETING DIRECTOR

    By SGB outdoor on 07/09/2018
    WELL-KNOWN COMMUNICATION AND MARKETING EXPERT STRENGTHENS SALEWA MANAGEMENT TEAM  BOZEN, SEPTEMBER 2018. FROM 1 NOVEMBER 2018, THOMAS AICHNER WILL BE JOINING MOUNTAIN SPORTS BRAND SALEWA AS INTERNATIONAL MARKETING DIRECTOR. THE 48-YEAR-OLD IS MOVING TO THE MANAGEMENT-LED, FAMILY OWNED COMPANY AFTER 14 YEARS IN THE TOURISM INDUSTRY. IN ADDITION TO HIS EXTENSIVE PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE, THOMAS AICHNER POSSESSES THE DECISIVE ATTRIBUTE THAT […]
  • ‘THIS IS NO ORDINARY HAT’ – THIS IS THE TEC-WOOL HAT FROM TILLEY.

    By SGB outdoor on 07/09/2018
    Tilley is recognised world-wide for its iconic and classic hat designs which not only look good but also perform to the highest of standards and winter 18 is no exception.  The Tec-Wool Hat is no ordinary hat it comes with many hidden features and technologies as well as the famous Tilley’ lifetime’ guarantee.  The hat has a Schoeller® c_change® technology […]
  • NEW ‘CONTEMPORARY’ DESIGNS AND COLOURS FROM BRIDGEDALE FOR AUTUMN 18

    By SGB outdoor on 03/08/2018
     Autumn 18 sees the introduction of bright, fresh new colours and designs into Bridgedale’s HIKE Merino Performance category. There is NO compromise in performance just a different look – in keeping with current trends.  All the new Contemporary designs have an outdoor-inspired theme with contrasting and complimentary colours and offer the same Midweight, Lightweight and Ultra-Light options as the classic […]
  • Latest SDEA member survey finds a resilient market despite Brexit uncertainty.

    By SGB outdoor on 03/08/2018
    In spite of the currently unstable economic climate within the UK and the continuing battle with Brexit, SDEA is pleased to report a vote of confidence from within the retail display industry. The latest SDEA survey reveals 40% of members experienced an increase in sales within the first six months of this year compared with the same period the previous year […]
  • Save Your Damaged Tent – & Money, with STORM’s TEAR AID Repair Patch

    By SGB outdoor on 03/08/2018
    Don’t let a damaged tent ruin your camping trip! If you’re planning a last minute camping trip this summer, but notice your tent has a rip or tear, then STORM’s TEAR-AID offers the perfect solution to save your tent – and your money! There is no need to abandon your trip or buy a new tent. STORM’s TEAR AID is […]