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Voting opens in the UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2017

Voting has opened in the UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2017. Launched by the Outdoor Industries Association (OIA), in partnership with the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) and the Outdoor Adventure & Camping Show. There are 9 categories, as well as the online vote those attending the Outdoors Show in February (16th – 19th) 2017 can also vote.

UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2017 Consumer Voting

    • MSR Trail Shot Microfilter
    • Trekmates Mountain Pod
    • Streamlight Super Siege
    • Lowe Alpine Ascent Superlight
    • Fjallraven Splitpack
    • Snapperstuff MindShift Gear
    • Outdoor Research Wilderness Cover
    • Primus Essential Stove Set
    • Aquaforno Piccoloforno
    • Berghaus Hyper 100 Jacket
    • Fjallraven Abisko Trekking Tights
    • Rab Kinetic Plus
    • Columbia OutDry Extrem ECO Shell
    • DMM Eon
    • Edelrid Bulletproof
    • MoonBoard
    • ViewRanger Skyline
    • OS Maps from Ordnance Survey
    • Motorola Talkabout T92
    • Hi-Tec Navigator
    • Hoka One One Tor Speed 2 Mid WP
    • Hanwag Cameros Wide
    • Vango AirHub Hex Gazebo
    • Regatta Disguize
    • Camelbak Kids Eddy
    • Snugpak Hammock Cocoon
    • Mountain Hardwear Hyper Lamina Spark
    • Sea to Summit Comfort Plus Self Inflating Regular Mat
    • Therm-a-rest Trail King SV
    • MSR Access 2 Backcountry
    • Vango Maritsa
    • Jack Wolfskin Lighthouse RT

To vote all you need to do is head over to
The winner swill be announced at the AGM gala dinner during the OIA Conference in March.

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Hi-Tec win outdoor footwear brand of the year award

Earlier this week at the UK Footwear awards Hi-Tec picked up the converted outdoor footwear brand of the year. The  awards which are in their second year were held on Monday in the National Motorcycle Museum near Birmingham.


Hi-Tec picked up the award for outdoor footwear brand of the year with Camel Active being highly commended. Hi-Tec were also highly commended in the sports footwear award of the year

Ian Cameron who is the UK Managing Director accepted the award  “On behalf of everyone at Hi-Tec I would like to thank all our supporters for voting for us. We are all extremely proud to be awarded such a fantastic accolade and will continue to push boundaries in the Outdoor Footwear Industry to ensure we are making the best footwear for our consumers!”

For a full list of winners head over to the results page on the Footwear Industry Awards website.