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    By SGB outdoor on 11/05/2018
    Stand no A6 / 200 Britain’s number one outdoor performance sock brand, Bridgedale, will be showcasing several new products at the Friedrichshafen Outdoor Trade show. Highlights will include the ‘StormSock’. Developed to provide wet weather protection and comfort, the StormSock combines Bridgedale’s FusionTech™ with a HydroTech™ Waterproof, Breathable and Windproof membrane. The new range has been designed and tested to […]
  • 100% recycled, 100% performance – PrimaLoft, Inc. introduces highest performing insulation made entirely from recycled materials

    By SGB outdoor on 11/05/2018
    The outdoor industry is looking more and more for sustainable solutions. The PrimaLoft development team has strived to create an insulation made exclusively from post-consumer recycled (PCR) content, which fully meets all PrimaLoft performance standards. Following much development, using various production processes and tests, the material experts at PrimaLoft have now achieved a breakthrough.  At this year’s OutDoor Show in […]
  • Mammut Ducan Low GTX

    By SGB outdoor on 11/05/2018
    Available to see at the OTS show in Manchester (3rd-5th July) will be new from Mammut, the Ducan Low GTX. Extremely robust, sporty and agile low-cut hiking shoe with unbeatable wearing comfort for efficient walking in alpine terrain. The Ducan use a unique mix of technologies: 3D Knitted, Georganic 3D Technology for a good fit and comfort and Mammut Flextron […]
  • Chris Packham reveals designs for getting kids outdoors with launch of his new ‘cool’ wildlife clothing range

    By SGB outdoor on 04/05/2018
    Chris Packham adds a new string to his creative bow following his younger sister, international fashion designer Jenny Packham, with the launch of his own clothing range. Packham (56) says he has been inspired to design the range in response to what he sees as young people’s increasing disconnection from nature. “Young people have become disconnected from nature, principally because […]
  • New from Dakine the Cyclone Collection

    By SGB outdoor on 04/05/2018
    A surf mission to your favourite break.  An epic boat excursion.  A rainy commute.  Dakine introduces the expanded Cyclone Collection.  These rough and ready wet/dry packs and bags are built to handle any outdoor, surf or urban adventure. The new Cyclone Collection builds off the legacy of the iconic Cyclone II Surf pack. It is constructed of burly Cordura® HP-coated […]

    By SGB outdoor on 04/05/2018
    Tilley will be showcasing the Polaris Hat, alongside its whole SS19 collection at Outdoor in Friedrichshafen – in Hall A6, Stand 301 and at The Outdoor Show (OTS) stand 188.  Highlights include the – Polaris Hat, TS100  The Polaris Hat from Tilley is packed with features including stowage for sunglasses, moisture wicking and cooling elastic sweatband, reflective wind chords, and a thick foam brim […]

    By SGB outdoor on 04/05/2018
     Women’s GORE-TEX® waterproof hooded mac in a longer length.  Keep the April showers at bay with the Skala GORE-TEX® mac – a stylish, waterproof option for everyday use, new for Spring Summer 2018.  Designed to suit all day-to-day adventures & outings, this jacket uses 2-layer GORE-TEX® 150D fabric that gives the premium levels of durability and performance that is synonymous […]
  • Exceptional Climber Alex Megos Joins Global GORE-TEX Athlete Team

    By SGB outdoor on 04/05/2018
    Alex Megos, one of the most accomplished sports climbers in the world, is the newest member of the global GORE-TEX athlete team. Born and raised in Erlangen, Germany, the 24-year-old started climbing when he was six years old. His father introduced him to the high rock walls just outside of Frankenjura, a famous sport-climbing area in Germany. It was this […]
  • 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 […]

    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 […]