UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2019

Winners announced for the 2019 UK Outdoor Industry Awards

The winners of each category were announced that the OIA’s 2019 Conference & AGM at Shrigley Hall in March (13th – 14th) and winners of each category, including the Product of the Year are all identified below. After the awards ceremony at the conference, news of the winners was shared via various media publications for both the consumer and the industry.

The finalists for the 2019 UK Outdoor Industry Awards were announced on Wednesday 4th July at the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS).

When the public voting was opened all the finalist’s products were displayed at Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show at the NEC, Birmingham in February (19th – 24th). At the show, the finalists were showcased to over 91,000 visitors giving them the opportunity to cast their votes for their favourite products.

2019’s finalists were selected from over 90 new and innovative products that were entered by manufacturers and distributors from across the outdoor industry.

The prestigious 2019 judging panel includes the following retailers, journalists and gear testers; Steven Reynolds, (International Manager, Alpine Trek), Jamie Shepherd (General Manager, Gaynor Sports) and Paul Casey (Managing Director, Hooked On Granite Ltd. T/A Joe Brown Shops and The Climbers Shop), as well as Chris Townsend (Gear Tester, TGO), Rob Ganley (Editor, The Camping & Caravanning Club), Will Renwick (Editor, Outdoors Magic).

The Winners are

ACCESSORIES

Pyramid Lyme Disease Test Kit

BACKPACKS

Lowe Alpine Altus 42

CAMPING EQUIPMENT

Hydra-Light Supercell Lantern and Charger

CLIMBING

Petzl Meteor

CLOTHING

Exotogg

DIGITAL PRODUCT

Ordnance Survey OS Maps

FAMILY

Ordnance Survey OS Picnic Blanket

FOOTWEAR

Skinners

SLEEPING

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir UberLite

TENTS

Terra Nova Laser Compact

PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir UberLite

The Wining Products