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  • Casio to Release G-SHOCK MUDMASTER with Carbon Core Guard Structure

    By SGB outdoor on 26/07/2019
    New Constructure using carbon materials Delivers Toughness; Equipped with Triple Sensor and Accelerometerfor Land Missions in Harsh Environments. Casio Computer Co., Ltd., announced today the latest addition to the MUDMASTER series of G-SHOCK brand shock-resistant watches. The MUDMASTER series is designed for harsh land environments, and the new GG-B100 features an all-new Carbon Core Guard structure that employs carbon-fibre reinforced […]

    By SGB outdoor on 18/07/2019
    Goal Zero, the leader in portable power, announce the availability of its all-new Sherpa 100AC power bank, a compact power solution for the on-the-go consumer. The Sherpa 100AC Power Pack is a portable laptop charger, USB-C power bank, and wireless charger wrapped into one device.  The device’s sleek redesign features a tough, extruded aluminium body and durable adventure cables. The […]
  • Four corners – new name

    By SGB outdoor on 18/07/2019
    We are pleased to announce that the UK distribution business formerly known as Man O Leisure Limited, is now Four Corners UK Distribution Limited. Four Corners UK, will not only have a new look and feel but will be adopting a new mission to bring the best outdoor gear from around the world into the UK market. Jon Whitfield, Managing […]

    By SGB outdoor on 18/07/2019
      Premier trade show OutDoor by ISPO has announced that Scandinavian technical outdoor equipment manufacturer, Robens, has won the new Outstanding Outdoor label for its Serac 900 sleeping bag. The Serac 900 was just one of 203 nominations in 28 categories and was recognised in the All-round sleeping bag section.  Like all new Serac models, the Serac 900 (pictured below) […]

    By SGB outdoor on 12/07/2019
    After 48 hours of dedicated outdoor testing and lively discussions in a remote mountain area of Austria, the international jury of outdoor journalists and retailers have come up with the winners of Scandinavian Outdoor Award for next year’s spring/summer season. The jury was very impressed by an innovative tent construction from the most recent member of Scandinavian Outdoor Group (SOG), […]
  • Isbjörn takes the train to reduce environmental drain

    By SGB outdoor on 12/07/2019
    Sustainable children’s outdoor clothing and accessories brand Isbjörn of Sweden continues its Green Promise to protect the planet, as it switches its freight from sea and occasionally air, to train from Autumn/Winter 2019 season. As part of the company’s Green @Heart heritage, which has meant always striving to be the most sustainable in all parts of its business, Isbjörn will […]
  • Ellis Brigham Launches 2nd Life campaign

    By SGB outdoor on 12/07/2019
    Ellis Brigham is working with two homeless charities to recycle outdoor gear and give it a second life. There are three in-store drops off points plus free collection via their customer services department. Says Mark Brigham, marketing director of Ellis Brigham, ‘our 2nd Life initiative aims to protect homeless people from the elements by providing them with good quality, redundant […]
  • Nikwax’s founder scoops Personality of the Year at OutDoor by ISPO

    By SGB outdoor on 05/07/2019
    German trade publication Outdoor.markt held it’s tenth Trophy Awards in Munich on 1st July 2019, during the OutDoor by ISPO trade show. The industry’s best were awarded an Outdoor.markt Trophy from publishing house Jahr Top Special Verlag. There were seven categories judged by a panel of industry experts, awarding the year’s best brands, retailers, campaigns and innovations. This year, the […]
  • OutDoor Award for Cross Trail Pole

    By SGB outdoor on 05/07/2019
    An international jury of experts awarded LEKI´s Cross Trail pole MCT 12 Vario Carbon with an OutDoor Award in the category “Outstanding OutDoor Winner 2019”. Thus confirming the high market relevance of this innovation in a new pole category presented for the first time on the OutDoor by ISPO by the Swabian company. LEKI developed the MCT 12 Vario Carbon […]
  • HI-TEC® Partners with The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

    By SGB outdoor on 05/07/2019
    HI-TEC® is proud to announce a new partnership with The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) as The Recommended Kit supplier for both the low and mid-tier expedition boots. The DofE Expedition Kit List will endorse a specifically selected, tried and tested, and widely available range of HI-TEC® walking boots for DofE Expeditions. The partnership will commence on the 1st of […]