• 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 […]

    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 […]

    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 […]
  • Partnership cooks up a storm

    By SGB outdoor on 11/08/2017
    Unique smokeless and time-saving barbecue grills will now be enjoyed by the British public thanks to a partnership between a British company and a German firm.  The Cardiff-based outdoor living and survival equipment specialists, BCB Adventure Ltd have been appointed UK distributors for a range of versatile BBQs developed by the German firm Feuerdesign.  The grills can reach the required […]

    By SGB outdoor on 05/04/2017
    Some will jump on a plane and fly across the planet. Others pack their cars to go chasing a storm. Many dream about waves while commuting everyday.  It’s all part of travelling to your destination. Building on the success of its travel bags, DAKINE announces the launch of three new additions to the range for Spring 2017. If your travels […]
  • Satisfy your thirst on any Trail!

    By SGB outdoor on 22/03/2016
    Platypus® knows water isn’t the only thing you’ll need or want on the trail so it has reinvented its all-mountain (AM) and cross-country (XC) mountain bike hydration packs to fit everything you need comfortably and efficiently on your back. The Platypus® All Mountain (A.M.) Series as well the Cross Country (X.C.) Series stand out due to their new and unique […]
  • Pole mate

    By SGB outdoor on 02/03/2016
    Komperdell has launched an innovative system for adjusting the length of a walking pole.  The Stiletto can be adjusted  easily and quickly via a button on the handle. This  new adjusting concept changes the height without the use of standard twist-lock or power lock systems used on other hiking poles which can be time-consuming and in some situations dangerous. Because […]
  • New air systems from Outwell

    By SGB outdoor on 15/01/2016
    The inflatable tent, like the Outwell Harrier 6SATC (pictured right) has certainly made an impact in recent years on those seeking to lighten campsite chores by taking the strain out of pitching – and this really appeals to those people who are new to camping. But the choice of different air systems is not so easy for campers to negotiate. […]