The first European reuse exchange for used outdoor gear launches - Recycle Outdoor Gear (ROG)

Outdoor Industries Association, 24 October 2011

A new free service for the UK Outdoor Industry. Dedicated to helping consumers find a solution to the endless amounts of used but serviceable outdoor gear taking up space in cupboards, lofts & garages

rohantime guide to greener outdoor clothing

A guide to greener outdoor clothing and materials

A handy glossary containing a brief guide to some of the greener fabrics being used by outdoor clothing manufacturers. It also includes some information on green labeling.

Rohantime, 17 May 2011
Climbing gear checklist

Gear checklist for....climbing

Climbing is a fun sport both indoors and outdoors and is great for your fitness as well as your limits! Having the right gear (and know how) is essential for your safety so check out our checklist.

Tiso, 05 April 2011
costwold rock climbing

Climbing: Getting started and the right gear

Regardless of whether you climb indoors or outside on easy-angled, steep or overhanging rock, all forms of climbing ultimately boil down to just one thing: the ability to make progress.

By Paul Deegan and Kenton Cool, Cotswold Outdoors, 03 April 2011
lowe alpine rucksack

Choosing and packing daysacks, rucksacks and travel luggage

This article is a precursor to buying your first backpack, be it a daysack or an expedition rucksack. Happy Packing!

By Paul Deegan, Cotswold Outdoor, 03 April 2011

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