Its that time of year again.
Get your nominations for the TGO Awards in here
But I only tend to buy 1 thing at a time so how can I compare them?
Not been active enough this year nor bought enough to judge!
For the Tech category I'm rooting for Mammut's latest - come on Climbax!
It's not just gear, they want nominations for best walking pub and cafe, book and film, charity, all sorts of things
The Open Outdoors award
Recognising individuals or groups who have inspired people to head into the outdoors, widened participation, improved outdoor education, or encouraged diversity.
Presumably SARS-CoV-2 must be in with a shout, it's certainly got the great British public teeming into the outdoors.
"Chain retailer of the year"
B&Q, probably. Or maybe Screwfix?
> "Chain retailer of the year"
> B&Q, probably. Or maybe Screwfix?
More likely Halfords
> More likely Halfords
Nope. - The Bosun's Locker chandlery in Queensferry.
People that regularly get out couldn’t give a monkeys about TGO, their articles, writers, reviews or ‘awards’.
The whole magazine epitomises what’s wrong with consumerist commercialisation of the outdoors.
> People that regularly get out couldn’t give a monkeys about TGO, their articles, writers, reviews or ‘awards’.....
Not true of many great climbers
And anyway so what. Lots of people give a monkeys
>The whole magazine epitomises what’s wrong with consumerist commercialisation of the outdoors.
No, it has a very long way to go to catch up with the consumerist commercialisation epitomised by the Three Peaks Challenge.
books you say? Anything good out recently?
perhaps the Parrish could support Mr Only a Hill?