• Fat Lad at the Back Hexy Multi Short Sleeve Jersey: Tested and Reviewed

    Fat Lad at the Back Hexy Multi Short Sleeve Jersey: Tested and Reviewed

    Many of you have probably heard of Yorkshire based company Fat Lad at the Back. First appearing on my radar Read More
  • Teko Socks: Tested & Reviewed

    Teko Socks: Tested & Reviewed

    Socks - where would we be without them. After all without them you wouldn’t be able to put them in it. Read More
  • GP Batteries PHR15 300lm headtorch tested and reviewed

    GP Batteries PHR15 300lm headtorch tested and reviewed

    GP Batteries in this latest offering bring three headlamps each with individual features to fit various needs. Starting straight out Read More
  • MSR PocketRocket Deluxe: Tested & Reviewed

    MSR PocketRocket Deluxe: Tested & Reviewed

    MSR have taken their PocketRocket and enhanced it with some engineering wizardry. The stove has gained a lot of features Read More
  • A big day in the mountains testing Decathlon’s latest range of trail running kit

    A big day in the mountains testing Decathlon’s latest range of trail running kit

    I had often visited Decathlon stores when on holiday in France and had always been impressed by their range of Read More
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MyOutdoors

MyOutdoors

When it comes to selecting an insulated jacket it makes sense to have a look how insulation it works and with just a basic grasp of the essential principles you'll be able to make sense of the bewildering array of fill powers and fillings that face you.

In an age where children spend more time roaming their screens than the outside – over 50 per cent of parents say their children have no outdoor skills, according to new research from Vauxhall Motors.

Autumn, when the light begins to fade earlier and a chill starts to fill the air. Not only the lowering of the temperature but that chilling feeling that summer is gone and all you’re left with is the memories of dusty trails, evening rides and the need for sun cream.

It was the run-up to Sheffield Adventure Film Festival and I was going through the annual struggle of how to fit everything in one vehicle for a week of mixing meetings with getting outdoors and culminating in another ShAFF kit sale when Vauxhall approached us with a review offer.

In a candid climbing video, international rock climber Pete Whittaker has spoken out on the importance of nature and outdoor spaces, and the need to protect them from fracking.

With the end of the ambitious £150,000 Mend Our Mountains crowdfunding drive approaching, Sir Chris Bonington has described National Parks as an “essential part of who we are” and called for us all to take responsibility for looking after them.

Tickets are now on sale for 22nd Kendal Mountain Festival, the largest gathering of the outdoor community in the UK celebrating the mountains, wilderness, and their cultures. This year’s speaker programme is packed with tales of adventure shared by some of the world’s most fascinating and entertaining athletes and explorers.

Hundreds of young people from a school in eastern England are enjoying new experiences in the outdoors thanks to the award of an #itsgreatoutthere grant.

Thursday, 11 October 2018 08:31

OTS and KORS join forces for 2019

Following the move to Event City , Manchester, and the co-operation with ROKS in 2018, the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) is pleased to announce that for 2019 Kendal Outdoor Retail Show (KORS) will also be joining OTS, making one unified trade show in the UK,  back in Manchester, from the 9th to the 11th July.

The international Reel Rock Film Tour is returning to the UK this November, bringing a brand-new collection of cutting-edge climbing films to venues around the country. 

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Clothing & Footwear

  • Teko Socks: Tested & Reviewed +

    Socks - where would we be without them. After all without them you wouldn’t be able to put them in it. Read More
  • Hiking & Approach Shoe Group Test Results +

    Now it's time for the scores from each of the reviewers on the respective shoe. The team has put the Read More
  • Berghaus Explorer Active GTX: Tested & Reviewed +

    Berghaus call the Explorer Active a ‘Fully waterproof, high performance hiking shoe…bring(ing) all-day comfort to a host of activities’. Its Read More
  • Lowa Locarno GTX Lo: Tested & Reviewed +

    Next on the Hiking & Approach Shoe group test, cycling editor, Stu takes the Lowa Locarno GTX Lo from the mean Read More
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Tents & Sleeping Bags

  • Women's Rab Neutrino Endurance 400 Sleeping Bag tested and reviewed +

    Sleeping under the stars sounds idyllic - but what if you’ve never done it before? Read More
  • Snugpak Journey Duo tested and reviewed +

     Snugpak are renowned for building solid, military grade, shelters and sleeping bags and in the latest offering, the Journey Duo, Read More
  • Tarptent Scarp 1: Tested & Reviewed +

    Winter single person tents are hard to find especially when you are trying to run lean in terms of weight. Read More
  • Force Ten Xenon UL 2 tested and reviewed +

    Following on from the Argon and Helium we take a look at Force Ten's latest inert-gas monickered offering - the Xenon Read More
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Featured Articles

  • Osprey's New Transporter - the perfect marriage of durability and lightweight versatility +

    AdventureProof. Osprey Transporters are tough, high-quality duffels designed to withstand the rigours of adventure. Representing the pinnacle of performance in Read More
  • Mammut: Redefining the Extreme +

    NEW EIGER EXTREME COLLECTION FOR 17/18 Extreme products for extreme applications: now in its fourth generation, the new Mammut Eiger Read More
  • Boardman Tasker Night comes to Buxton on 11th October +

    The LowePro Buxton Adventure Festival returns on 11th October with a special evening celebrating the lives and achievements of two Read More
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