• SGB Outdoor Jan/Feb 2017 issue

    By SGB outdoor on 14/03/2017
  • Bradshaw Taylor appoints Sonia Prior as Sales Director, Outdoor Brands.

    By SGB outdoor on 24/02/2017
    Bradshaw Taylor is excited to announce the appointment of Sonia Prior as Sales Director for their outdoor brands. “Bradshaw Taylor has such a strong reputation and well established relationships across the outdoor industry in UK and Europe. I am delighted to join the team and work with such a powerful set of brands to further the success that the team […]

    By SGB outdoor on 20/02/2017
    With a heritage steeped in Hawaiian surf culture, Dakine is excited to announce a new artist collaboration within its Spring/Summer 2017 collections that celebrate the spirt of aloha. The Plate Lunch x Dakine Collection for men is a heavy dose of classic Hawaii, complete with mac salad and two scoops of rice on the side. Born and raised on the […]
  • Dakine signs surf star

    By SGB outdoor on 31/01/2017
    Dakine has announced the signing of John John Florence to its surf team. The accessories partnership between Dakine and Florence focuses on the development of a signature series of surf leashes, traction pads and a travel board bag. Florence was first introduced to the Hawaiian-born brand when he was five years old and already gracing the covers of Surfer Magazine […]
  • Sealskinz opens German subsidiary

    By SGB outdoor on 28/11/2016
    Sealskinz, the British endurance accessories manufacturer, has set up a new company in Germany to service its central European markets.  Marc Wachter has been appointed as managing director of “SealSkinz GmbH“.  Wachter, who holds a degree in sports business administration and has three children, worked for Marmot for almost 11 years before joining SealSkinz.  In his previous position as vice […]
  • Mora unveils the full-tang Garberg knife

    By SGB outdoor on 06/09/2016
    Continuing to build its UK brand-presence, Mora Kniv will display its latest collection of outdoor knives at OTS 2016. Ideal for camping, bushcraft and everyday outdoor activities, all Mora knives are manufactured at the company’s headquarters in Sweden for guaranteed quality and performance. At OTS, Mora will exhibit the new Garberg, the brand’s first ‘full tang’ knife.  The Garberg features […]
  • Gloves & gaiters – year round essentials

    By SGB outdoor on 09/06/2016
    No matter what the time of year when out on the hills in the UK, essentials do include gloves and gaiters. Even if just packed down in the bottom of the rucksack there will come a time when they are needed and can make a huge difference to comfort and warmth – saving many a day out. Sprayway’s Stretch Grip […]
  • First Briton to top Everest since 2014

    By SGB outdoor on 08/06/2016
    Sherpa Adventure Gear ambassador, Kenton Cool, completed his 12th successful summit of Mount Everest on May 12 to become the first Briton to reach the top of the highest peak since before the avalanche in 2014. Alongside fellow mountaineer Robert Lucas, the pair successfully reached the top of the world’s highest peak together, with two Sherpa guides. Kenton is one […]
  • Mountain mission

    By SGB outdoor on 04/05/2016
    The UIAA Respect the Mountains series, partnered by KEEN, will take place throughout the summer, with nine events held across eight countries in some of Europe’s most popular and beautiful mountain tourist destinations – from the lush green valleys of North Wales to the alluring, vibrant Black Forest to sunkissed Tenerife and the imposing might of Mount Kazbek.  With over […]
  • New European MD for Hydro Flask

    By SGB outdoor on 21/04/2016
    Hydro Flask, the specialist in high-performance, insulated stainless steel flasks now in the Housewares segment of Helen of Troy Limited, has appointed David Ledouble (pictured) as its European managing director to head up its European Office.  This follows the decision by the company to branch out into Europe following its success in the US. Ledouble leaves his director of sales […]