Camping

  • Campingaz celebrates 70 years of fuelling the outdoor industry

    By SGB outdoor on 20/09/2019
    70 years of Campingaz Campingaz celebrates 70 years of fuelling the outdoor industry In 1949, Gabriel Corlet, André Colomb and René Sillon, three engineers from Lyon, France, invented a portable, refillable gas cylinder, called the “bidon bleu”. This was launched across Europe under the brand “Camping Gaz” and revolutionised the way we enjoy the great outdoors, making cooking easier for […]
  • ROBENS SERAC 900 SLEEPING BAG ACHIEVES OUTSTANDING OUTDOOR LABEL

    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) […]
  • Vango and Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park announce new partnership

    By SGB outdoor on 17/05/2019
    Leading UK outdoor equipment manufacturer, Vango, has been announced as the official camping partner of Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park. The three-year partnership will see Vango  working with Scotland’s first National Park to promote sustainable camping and support people from all backgrounds to enjoy camping in the National Park With some of the UK’s most stunning scenery including […]
  • Vango Wins Big at 2019 Camping Awards

    By SGB outdoor on 15/02/2019
    Vango’s Tahiti 800XL Tent wins ‘Best Inflatable Tent’ category. Leading outdoor equipment manufacturer Vango has won the sought-after ‘Best Inflatable Tent’ award for its Vango Tahiti 800XL tent at this year’s Camping Magazine Tent Awards. The annual awards celebrate the most innovative and technical outdoor products on today’s market, with winners carefully selected by a panel of industry experts, including […]
  • Vango scoops customer satisfaction awards for third year running

    By SGB outdoor on 08/02/2019
    Leading outdoor equipment manufacturer Vango has won the coveted ‘Best Backpacker Tents Award’ at The Camping and Caravanning Club’s Tent Owner Satisfaction Awards for the third year in a row. The award was presented at a star-studded industry dinner at The Midland Hotel in Manchester on Thursday 17 January 2019, hosted by TV presenter and Camping and Caravanning Club President, […]
  • 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 […]
  • TENT & AWNING SUPPLIERS SUPPORT STONELEIGH TRADE SHOW

    By SGB outdoor on 20/07/2018
    The leading suppliers of family tents and caravan awnings will be showcasing their latest Spring / Summer 2019 ranges to retail customers at the 2018 Tent & Awning Trade Show event at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire (29th July – August 1st).  A total of eleven brands which specialise in the family camping market will be working together during the four-day show […]
  • 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 […]
  • The Sweet Smell of Sleep

    By SGB outdoor on 25/08/2017
    Odour control technology company, Polygiene, has partnered with leading outdoor brand, Rab, to launch the first technical sleeping bag featuring Polygiene’s anti-microbial fabric treatment. The Rab Neutrino is a minimalist, down-filled sleeping bag designed for mountaineering, backpacking and multi-day adventures where the warmth-to-weight ratio is of prime concern. Polygiene’s silver salt treatment of the interior lining means it won’t need […]
  • Pack Up Your Tent the Right Way & Keep it Performing Better for Longer with STORM

    By SGB outdoor on 25/08/2017
    With the camping season drawing to a close it’s time to pack up your tent and put it in storage until the next time. But after a season of use and abuse, a build-up of dirt and oil can mask the water repellency treatment on the tent fabric, resulting in a reduction of its ability to shed water. So before […]