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UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2017 - public voting now open!

UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2017 - public voting now open!

Published: 26/01/2017

Public voting for the UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2017 is now open, which provides an opportunity for consumers to select their favourite new outdoor products.

Votes can be placed by clicking here.

This is the final stage of the awards process, where over 100 entries in ten categories were shortlisted by a panel of expert judges (including specialist outdoor retailers and journalists) in September at the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS 2016), the UK's largest outdoor trade exhibition.

Not only can outdoor enthusiasts vote for their favourite finalists online, but they will also be able to vote in person and see the products at the Outdoor Adventure & Camping Show in February (16th - 19th) 2017, where the finalist products from all ten categories will be on display to over 50,000 consumers within a dedicated area at the venue, ExCel, London.

The winners of each category will be officially announced and congratulated at the AGM gala dinner during the OIA Conference in March (15th - 16th) 2017, taking place at the Majestic Hotel in Harrogate.

UK Outdoor Industry Awards - Finalists

Combining online 'trade only' votes with the expert opinions from the judges panel, the finalists selected in each category are listed below.

More information about each of these finalist products is available within the voting system.


  • 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 Extreme ECO Jacket


  • 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 now, please click here.