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    Oberalp Group will present new collections and behavioral study at Virtual Convention on May 18


    Vienna-based international behavioral research institute Karmasin Behavioural Insights conducted a wide-ranging study for the Oberalp Group in Germany, Austria and Switzerland to examine the rising outdoor trend in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. The institute surveyed a total of nearly 900 participants on the topic of “ ...

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    ISPO Group without Markus Hefter


    After working for Messe München for 18 years, Markus Hefter , exhibition director for the ISPO Munich and OutDoor by ISPO trade shows, has left the company, apparently to pursue a new opportunity with a yet unnamed company later in September. Source: ...

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    UTMB partners with Ironman on new circuit of trail running events


    The Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc ( UTMB ) Group has announced the launch of the UTMB World Series , a global, multilevel circuit of trail running races organized in partnership with the Ironman Group . Starting from 2022, the new UTMB World Series will replace the existing Ultra-Trail World Tour ...

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    U.K. trade shows Slide and OTS to join forces for winter 2022


    The owners and organizers of Slide , the U.K. trade show for action sports and streetwear retailers, and the Outdoor Trade Show ( OTS ), the U.K.’s only large-scale outdoor sports and leisure trade show, have announced the creation of a combined winter show that will meet the needs ...

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    Start of the 16th Eurobike Award


    The Eurobike has launched the registration for the 16th Eurobike Award . Companies, designers and developers from the international bicycle and mobility industry now have until July 8 to enter their new products. Early bookers until July 13 will receive a discount. The winners are traditionally announced on the ...

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    Outdoor & Running Business Days 2021 will be a physical event


    The 7th edition of the Outdoor Running Business Days ( ORBDays ) , scheduled to take place in Riva del Garda, Italy, on Sept. 12-13, is planned as a physical event. Sport Press Srl SB , which organizes the trade show, is also planning an expanded version ...

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    ​Emerald launches B2B e-commerce platform


    Emerald Holding , organizer of the Outdoor Retailer ( OR ) and Surf Expo trade shows, among others, today announced the launch of the new Digital Market technology platform from its Elastic Suite division. Emerald had acquired PlumRiver , the international provider of the Elastic Suite ...

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    Surfrider Foundation hosts OSV Activ’ of May event near Annecy


    On May 20, the Surfrider Foundation will offer an educational evening for the employees of Outdoor Sports Valley ( OSV ) member companies with a focus on environmental protection. The Surfrider Foundation, which works internationally to protect rivers and waterways, will meet with attendees at the water’s edge ...

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    New Outdoor Sport Expo event planned in Courmayeur


    VDA Trailers ( Valle D’Aosta Trailers ) is launching Outdoor Sport Expo , a new event that the organizers describe as a mix between a fair and a weekend of outdoor experiences. The event, which is scheduled to take place in Courmayeur on June 11-13, is designed for both ...

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    Annecy Days Summer to take place this June


    Annecy Days Summer , the French trade event for outdoor and snow sports products, will take place on June 21 and 22, according to Union Sport Cycle and Outdoor Sports Valley ( OSV ). Brands will open the doors of their showrooms in the market village ...

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    Virtual Spezi 2021 confirmed, physical show moved to 2022


    While show organizer Hardy Siebecke and his team have confirmed the dates for virtual Spezi 2021 , the second virtual international specialty bike show from “ Spezi - die Spezialradmesse ,” this year’s 25th-anniversary physical show has been canceled. Although already postponed to Sept. 18-19, the German event organizer ...

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    Italy expects to restart trade shows from July


    Italy’s Industry Minister Giancarlo Giorgetti indicated that trade shows could resume in July after having been suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The government has also earmarked about €400 million in grants to support the trade fair industry. However, the funds still have to be approved by parliament. In ...

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    ​ISPO Basecamp of Inspiration 2021 canceled


    The ISPO Group has announced that this year’s Basecamp of Inspiration – OutDoor by ISPO ’s version of the ISPO Brandnew startup competition – has been canceled. With the postponement of OutDoor by ISPO to the beginning of October, the time between the two annual startup events ...

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    The oldest mountain film festival in the world: Trento Film Festival


    The Trento Film Festival Mountains and Cultures is one of the oldest Italian film festivals, as well as the oldest mountain film festival in the world, and was held for the first time in 1952. The event presents films that deal with alpine exploration. After successfully streaming the event ...

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    European Outdoor Summit and
    OutDoor by ISPO merge in 2021


    The European Outdoor Group (EOG) has confirmed that this year’s European Outdoor Summit (EOS) will be combined with the OutDoor by ISPO Global Summit Edition from Oct. 5-7 to create one major European outdoor industry event. This year’s EOS was originally to be hosted by Outdoor Sports ...

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    ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships 2021 postponed to next year


    British Canoeing and the International Canoe Federation ( ICF ) have confirmed the postponement of the 2021 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships , which were scheduled to take place July 12-17, 2021, at Holme Pierrepont Country Park in Nottingham. The postponement of the event to June 28-July 2, ...

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    Free online premiere of Emily Scott’s film “Project 282” on Facebook, March 25


    Source: Equip / Project 282 Emily Scott Equip Outdoor Technologies and the Rab brand invite all outdoor enthusiasts to the online premiere of “ Project 282 ,” a film that follows climber and adventurer Emily Scott in her quest to climb all ...

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    Alpen Film Festival banks on the power of alpinism


    The Alpen Film Festival , a newly created film tour out of Germany, seeks ”to show images of how people want to live in the future, using the culture of alpinism as a guide.” The festival includes five documentary films curated by author and filmmaker Tom Dauer ...

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    MTB Tourism Congress 2021 more international and digital-only


    “Roots - exploring the trail ahead” - under this title, the organizer, Mountainbike Tourismusforum Deutschland , invites participants to the sixth German Mountain Bike Tourism Congress . This year, due to the Corona pandemic, it will open its doors digitally only from May 4-6. Apart from that, the organizer promises ...

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    Norspo in June canceled


    Sportsbransjen has decided to cancel the summer edition of its Norwegian sporting goods show, Norspo , which was supposed to be held in Oslo on June 13-14, due to strict limitations set by pubic authorities on large gatherings. The current guidelines may be relaxed, but Trond Evald Hansen , ...