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  • Gert Boyle, Chairman of Columbia Sportswear Company, Awarded Prestigious ISPO Cup in Munich, Germany

    By SGB outdoor on 02/02/2018
    Columbia Sportswear Company (Nasdaq: COLM) is proud to announce its 93-year-old Chairman, Gert Boyle, is the recipient of the 2018 ISPO Cup in recognition of her astounding achievements in the world of sports.  The award was presented at ISPO Munich 2018, the largest gathering for the international sports industry in Munich, Germany. The honor was revealed at a gala dinner […]
  • LYON EQUIPMENT LAUNCHES ANCHORA

    By SGB outdoor on 05/01/2018
    Cumbria-based outdoor equipment company Lyon Equipment is expanding its manufacturing offer by launching a new product, the ANCHORA. Known largely as one of the UK’s biggest distributors of outdoor brands, Lyon Equipment has always been a manufacturer, originally of caving ladders and more recently bags, slings and rescue equipment. Combining this with its expertise in training and equipment for work […]
  • NEW YEAR, NEW BOOTS: SALOMON QUEST 4D 3 GTX EXCLUSIVELY AVAILABLE AT COTSWOLD OUTDOOR

    By SGB outdoor on 05/01/2018
    Cotswold Outdoor, the renowned outdoor clothing and equipment retailer, will be the exclusive supplier of the latest, state-of-the-art Salomon QUEST 4D 3 GTX boots. Exclusively available in-store and through cotswoldoutdoor.com from 4 January – 1 February, Cotswold Outdoor gives backpacking, trekking and hiking enthusiasts the most comfortable and lightweight start to the new year. The Salomon QUEST 4D 3 GTX boots for […]
  • NEW ROBENS LITE TENTS MEET THE DEMANDS OF FAST ACTION ADVENTURERS

    By SGB outdoor on 22/12/2017
    Award-winning outdoor equipment manufacturer, Robens, has launched a Lite range of quick, easy-to-pitch technical tents to meet the challenges of a wide range of outdoor activities where weight and pack size are critical, with space and features pared to the minimum comfort and safety requirements needed for fast action adventures. The range comprises of three tents: the one-person 1.17Kg Goldcrest […]
  • Leading sportswear brand Dare 2b have team up with luxury fashion house Julien MacDonald

    By SGB outdoor on 22/12/2017
    Leading sportswear brand Dare 2b have teamed up with luxury fashion house Julien MacDonald to create women’s sports-apparel collection for A/W 2018. Julien MacDonald OBE has an international reputation as a leading designer. His high octane and glamorous designs are coveted by world renowned celebrities such as Hailey Baldwin, Kim Kardashian, Beyoncé and Jennifer Lopez. The range reflects the international […]
  • LIFESTRAW – A4 422

    By SGB outdoor on 15/12/2017
    LifeStraw Play is the first water bottle with a filter designed for kids. The 10 oz. bottle incorporates 2-stage filtration with reduces heavy metals including lead, removes bacteria and protozoa, and has a sturdy leakproof design.  Ideal for having access to safe drinking water at home, at school, while traveling or outdoors. For each LifeStraw you purchase, one school child […]
  • Obōz new women’s Sapphire Mid B-Dry – A beauty on the inside and out.

    By SGB outdoor on 08/12/2017
    Designed to take you from Mountain to Main Street in style, and inspired by the active mountain lifestyle of the brand’s hometown of Bozeman, Montana, the new Obōz Women’s Sapphire Mid B-Dry is about the freedom to go wherever the day takes you. The Sapphire uses the Obōz women’s-specific last design that has been created specifically for, and tested by, […]
  • New EU Eco Laws Mean Your New Waterproofs May Not Perform as well as Your Old Kit – Maintain Performance while Staying Eco-friendly with STORM

    By SGB outdoor on 08/12/2017
    Upcoming European environmental legislation means outdoor clothing brands are starting to change the way they manufacture waterproofs; meaning it’s likely your new jacket won’t perform as well as your old one. Leading cleaning waterproofing and aftercare brand STORM offers an effective, economical and eco-friendly solution to maintaining the waterproof performance of your new kit – helping it to perform better […]
  • Tenson Back In the UK After 25 Years With Brand New Ski Wear

    By SGB outdoor on 08/12/2017
    After 25 years, the iconic Swedish outdoor brand Tenson is back with a bang, showcasing a brand new ski wear range that promises to thrill the UK market. Swedish brand Tenson is making a serious investment in the UK market and has appointed The Great Outdoors Agency to promote its new ski wear range. This will be the first time […]
  • inov-8 at the forefront of a graphene sports footwear revolution

    By SGB outdoor on 08/12/2017
    inov-8 is launching a revolutionary world-first in the sports footwear market following a unique collaboration with scientific experts. The British brand has teamed up with The University of Manchester to become the first-ever company to incorporate graphene into running and fitness shoes. Laboratory tests have shown that the rubber outsoles of these shoes, new to market in 2018, are stronger, […]