• GORE introduce the next generation GORE WINDSTOPPER

    By SGB outdoor on 09/11/2015
    L. Gore & Associates is taking the next generation of its versatile, totally windproof and extremely breathable functional fabrics to market in autumn 2016, giving it a new name: GORE WINDSTOPPER. With the new GORE WINDSTOPPER product technologies, GORE has opened up a whole new range of possibilities. The main focus of GORE WINDSTOPPER products is total windproofness and maximum breathability. […]
  • Introducing Keela’s ProSport Winter Jacket

    By SGB outdoor on 29/10/2015
    If you enjoy swapping between skis, crampons and four-season boots, then you need a versatile jacket that can keep you protected and comfortable. Keela’s ProSport winter jacket enables you to do just that, whilst also looking good when spending time of the hill with its urban fresh look. Made using Keela’s award-winning System Dual Protection (SDP), the ProSport is fully […]
  • Keela chose Primaloft Gold for Belay and Sherpa jackets

    By SGB outdoor on 23/10/2015
    PrimaLoft Gold one of the highest performing insulations on the market for warmth, water resistance, softness and compressibility has been chosen by Keela  for  two of it’s most popular thermal jackets, the Sherpa and Belay Pro. The Sherpa combines Keela’s own Flylite t echnology with the benefits of Primaloft Gold to create a fantastically versatile, lightweight and durable performance jacket. The outer fabric […]
  • KEEN and Respect the Mountains embark on new adventure as UIAA acquires mountain preservation campaign

    By SGB outdoor on 21/10/2015
    The UIAA, the International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation, is delighted to announce the extension of its activities in mountain preservation through the recent addition of the Respect the Mountains campaign. Over the past decade, Respect the Mountains has acted as a guardian of the mountain world raising awareness through the practice of seven cardinal rules: book smart; travel wise; support […]
  • Wiggle Celebrates Launch of New Global Distribution Centre

    By SGB outdoor on 24/09/2015
    Wiggle will celebrate the official opening of its new multi-million pound distribution centre at the Citadel Logistics Centre with a short ceremony on Friday 25th September, 2015.  Wiggle’s Chief Executive, Stefan Barden will officiate at the opening of the facility that completes the company’s relocation of its global distribution base from Portsmouth to Wolverhampton. The 150-mile move to Wolverhampton was two years […]
  • 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 […]