The Scottish Enduro Series has today (15-02-18), officially announced that POC, the leading Swedish manufacturer of helmets, goggles and body armour aimed specifically at gravity sports, will be the series headline sponsor for the fifth year in succession.
Mountain safety experts have warned against a worrying trend in the outdoor clothing market. Magnetic closures on gloves and jackets are being marketed as the modern alternative to Velcro or poppers. But magnets are well-known for deflecting compass needles, and there is already evidence that this may have been the cause of a recent Mountain Rescue call-out.
The European Outdoor Group (EOG) held its Annual Assembly ahead of ISPO MUNICH, which was attended by 83representatives of the brands, retailers, technology brands and national associations that make up its membership.