OIA launches ‘Help Hub’ for outdoor professionals

Outdoor Professionals such as mountaineering, climbing, cycling, canoeing and snowsport instructors working in the outdoor sector have been hit incredibly hard with the loss of income caused by the rapid spread of the Coronavirus and the lockdowns in...

Adventure films to watch during lockdown

Adventure Films to watch during the lockdown Press Release / Photo : Banff Mountain Film Festival / 30.03.2020 Banff Mountain Film Tour UK & Ireland tour launches collection of home screenings’ Need some inspiration while we’re all indoors? The B...

Fjallraven in conversation with new UK Bushcraft Ambassador Ray Mears

Interactively procrastinate optimal manufactured products via backward-compatible networks. Dramatically innovate B2C human capital rather than effective services. Holisticly grow premium e-markets vis-a-vis virtual scenarios. Assertively engineer st...

The North Face open COVID-19 Explore Fund

Keeping the hope of exploration alive. For more than 50 years The North Face has dared to lead the world forward through exploration, and now more than ever recognises the critical importance of helping and supporting the global outdoor community in ...

A return to paddling in England British Canoeing’s response to the Government’s COVID-19 Recovery Strategy

British Canoeing is pleased to issue this new paddling guidance today, following the lifting of some ofthe restrictions on paddlesport in England from 13 May 2020. Our new guidance is aligned with theGovernment’s COVID-19 Recovery Strategy, which was...

Wild Camping in the Press

Wild Camping This article was written by My Outdoors Wild camping isn’t something we’re used to seeing make the national papers in the UK, it’s something we tend to whisper about in public; seen as illegal but widespread with enligh...

Osprey Donate 50% of profit generated by Secondlife sales to the NHS

Specialist pack brand Osprey has today announced its plan to donate 50% of profits generated by SecondLife sales to the NHS charity organisation. The SecondLife platform sells preloved, ex-sample and repaired packs to listed members via its website o...

BMC launches Covid-19 recovery plan for climbing and hill walking

Over the past two weeks, the newly formed BMC Covid-19 Working Group has been working hard to develop proposals for phased re-opening of the outdoors for hillwalking and climbing. The culmination of this, so far, is a Covid-19 recovery plan for climb...

World in One Day Cycle Event to raise Funds for NHS Charities

Mark Beaumont, the round-the-world Record holder and friend of Vango, is organising an event during lock-down for cyclists called worldinaday.com supporting NHS Charities together.  So far, its raised an incredible £120,000 (at the time of writing). ...

Tourism in Snowdonia is set to look very different after Covid

The National Park is already working on plans to attract ‘low impact’ visitors who stay longer and spend more money An entirely new approach to tourism in Snowdonia is likely once the Covid crisis is over. Long-running tensions between vi...

Turning learning inside out

The leading governing bodies and associations involved in helping schools take teaching and learning beyond the classroom have united to set out an ambitious but simple plan to help schools adapt their lessons, curriculum and learning environments. &...