Vote for your favourite outdoor products online now!
Voting for the UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2018 is now open, so you can vote for your favourite new outdoor products www.theoia.co.uk/awards.
You can also vote in person and see the products in the running at the Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show in February (20th – 25th), where the finalist products from all ten categories will be on display within a dedicated area at the NEC, Birmingham, which will be supported by Ordnance Survey.
This is the final stage of the awards process, following over 100 entries being received across ten categories. All products entered were on display and shortlisted by a panel of expert judges (including specialist outdoor retailers and journalists) in July 2017 at the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS), the UK’s largest outdoor trade exhibition.
The finalists across the ten categories are as follows:
– Katadyn – BeFree
– MSR – TrailBase Water Filter Kit
– Petzl – Bindi
– Forestry Commission – Gruffalo Spotter
– Sat Map – Active 20
– ViewRanger for Android Wear
– Berghaus – FastHike 45
– Terra Nova – Laser Velo 30
– Osprey – Levity 60
– Craghoppers – Daintree Long Sleeved Shirt
– Lifeventure – OS Map Towel
– Vango – Serenity
– BCB Adventure – FireDragon Folding Cooker
– JetBoil – Flash
– MSR – Windburner Group Stove System
– Snugpak – Basecamp Air Mat
– Garmont – Sticky Stone GTX
– Hanwag – Tatra Light GTX
– Tecnica – Forge
– Edelrid – 3D Lap Coiling
– La Sportivia – Otaki
– Petzl – Ouistiti
– Mountain Hardwear – Ghost Whisperer
– Rab – Mythic
– Therm-a-Rest – Parsec
– Berghaus – GR20 Storm Jacket
– Jack Wolfskin – Sierra Trail Jacket
– Rab – Alpha Flash Jacket
– Backpacker – Flying Tent
– Terra Nova – Laser Pulse Ultra 1
– Vango – Santo
All votes will be entered into a prize draw for 10 lucky winners to win an OS Maps 12-month subscription.
Online voting will remain open until the 28th February, and the winners of each category will be officially announced at the Outdoor Industries Association’s (OIA) annual trade conference on 14th March 2018, taking place at Shrigley Hall in Cheshire.
For further information about the awards, please visit www.theoia.co.uk/awards/.