• KEEN extends shoe range in Europe

    By SGB outdoor on 16/09/2015
    Establishing production sites in main markets has enabled  KEEN to produce high-quality shoes, manufacture top-of-the-line models closer to the consumers and also reduce the environmental impact of current production processes. Four years ago, KEEN opened its own factory at its headquarters in Portland, Oregon. In early 2015 the US brand partnered with an experienced production partner in Montebelluna, Italy, to […]
  • Trek & Mountain announces Nepal expedition brand partners

    By SGB outdoor on 12/08/2015
    PrimaLoft and Montane have been confirmed as sponsors for Trek & Mountain’s 2016 reader expedition to Nepal. The ‘Khumbu 3 Peaks 2016’ expedition is the most ambitious trip run for the magazine’s readers yet, taking in Mera Peak, Island Peak and Lobuche East in a month-long visit to the region. Up to 12 readers will be donning Montane gear incorporating […]
  • Anatom New Level 3 Flex Trekking Boot – Q3 Braeriach

    By SGB outdoor on 07/08/2015
    With its laser-focus on high quality fit, Anatom footwear is designed from the inside out to provide comfort and performance in the most challenging of terrains. This boot has been designed for use in the rugged granite landscape of the Cairngorms. Building on the success of its Q2 Classic Hiking boot, Anatom’s Q3 Braeriach is designed to take you higher up […]
  • Original Mountain Marathon event location revealed

    By SGB outdoor on 30/07/2015
    There’s only a few weeks to go until 2000+ competitors head into the mountains for the 48th edition of the Original Mountain Marathon. The OMM is a test of endurance, navigation and mountain skills. Teams of 2 choose the difficulty of their course and over 2 days visit a series of checkpoints spread out over 400sqkm of Scottish wilderness. Held in […]
  • Shimano introduce Mountain Touring Footwear line

    By SGB outdoor on 16/07/2015
    For the all-conditions adventurer Shimano is introducing a new Mountain Touring footwear line featuring two new models, the XM9 and the XM7. Designed by and for serious explorers looking to push the limits of their endurance, these shoes are tailored to the dynamic, rugged terrain encountered in adventure cycling. Perfect for changing altitude and climate conditions without sacrificing mobility or […]
  • MSR® sponsors Arc’teryx Alpine Academy 2015

    By SGB outdoor on 09/06/2015
    MSR® (Mountain Safety Research®), the Seattle-based manufacturer of high-performance outdoor equipment, is pleased to announce that it will be sponsoring the 2015 Arc’teryx Alpine Academy in Chamonix this June 12th-14th. The event offers alpine enthusiasts of all levels the opportunity to improve their technical skills and safety knowledge through a series of clinics and seminars mentored by mountain guides and pro athletes. During the event, […]
  • Powersolve announce camouflaged outdoor Power Bank

    By SGB outdoor on 08/06/2015
    Powersolve Mobile announces a compact, tough and rugged rechargeable power bank designed for people who need to spend time away from AC mains charging facilities for long periods. Anglers, campers, hikers and other active people will find this latest power bank makes a key addition to their equipment. The Powersolve PCM5AH2 camouflaged Power Bank is shock and water resistant and […]
  • Elliot Brown launches special edition watch in support of mountain rescue

    By SGB outdoor on 06/05/2015
    British watch brand Elliot Brown has teamed up with Mountain Rescue England & Wales to launch a special edition watch to raise much-needed funds for this voluntary organisation that provides an essential, lifesaving service. The limited edition Mountain Rescue watch is based on Elliot Brown’s durable Canford collection. For every watch sold £36 will be donated to Mountain Rescue, and […]
  • Superfeet continue partnership with Salomon

    By SGB outdoor on 05/05/2015
    Superfeet, is continuing its partnership with Salomon and is pleased to support its off road pro running team – Salomon Trail Team GB. The UK’s most successful off road running team, Salomon Trail Team GB consists of dedicated outdoor adventurers that have been picked to represent Salomon in competitive endurance events including mountain running, sky running and trail running across […]
  • Millet signs Guy Steven as sponsored athlete

    By SGB outdoor on 28/04/2015
    French technical mountain brand Millet has announced it is to support British climber Guy Steven as a sponsored athlete. Steven is a well-established mountain instructor and part of a new generation of young, passionate climbers operating at a high technical standard. Steven guides clients for both Plas y Brenin and Glenmore Lodge plus at least eight other organisations across the […]