A helmet just for women from Petzl, a souped up 20 year old hiking boot, a dog backpack, the latest rucksack from the design guru's at Arc'teryx, a stainless steel crampon from Black Diamond, a lightweight backpack with an integrated drinking system from Osprey....
.....read on to see the Gold winners of the OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARDS from the 16th OutDoor Show at Friedrichshafen, Germany.
In reply to UKC Articles: I can't help taking issue with this:
Jury's assessment: "This tent must be the lightest tent currently available on the market. It's very easy to set up and affords ample protection, even in bad weather. Simply ingenious.” (my bold highlights)
Terra Nova had no fewer than five tent models at the show that were lighter than the VauDe tent that got the award. I wonder how the can justify singling out that one tent when it is pretty similar to lighter equivalents which have been on the market for a few times.