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National outdoor expo AWards

We were thrilled to receive over a thousand entries for our first National Outdoor Expo Awards. The panel of judges were impressed by the high standard of entries and delighted to read about the incredible work being done in the outdoor world. Thank you to everyone who took the time to nominate and best of luck to all our finalists.

finalists

Award entries have been shortlisted for the National Outdoor Expo Awards and the finalists in each category are listed below. To find out more about the finalists simply click on their name and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Please note you can only vote once in each category..

You have until the 8th of March to cast your vote.

Inspiring person of the year

Alex Staniforth

Darren Edwards

Harrison Ward

Makala Jones

Mat Spencer

Nadia Weigh

Shameer Shah

outdoor community group of the year

Sponsored by Northern Monk

Black Girls Hike

Bluetits Chill Swimmers

Bushscouts

Hiking Buddies UK

Muslim Hikers

Outdoor Adventure Girls

Scouts

retailer of the year

Cotswold Outdoor

Decathlon

Ellis Brigham

Go Outdoors

Valley and Peak

innovative product of the year

dryrobe® Advance

Gopresso Pro

INOV8 – TRAILFLY G 270 V2

Osprey – Extended Fit Backpacks

Solo Stove – Ranger 2.0

best outdoor adventure location

Bear Grylls Adventure

 

Lulworth Outdoors

Mendip Activity Centre

Newlands Adventure Centre & Keswick Climbing Centre

most sustainable initiative for the outdoor market

CampWild

Gear for Good

Harvey Maps

Rab

VOOM

outdoor education and training award

Bushscouts

Girls on Hills

 

Mountain Rescue England and Wales

PGL

Scouts

positive impact of the year in the outdoor market

Adventure Queens

Duke of Edinburgh Award

Jordan Wylie

The Alpine Run Project

Vampire Outdoors

best outdoor blog/podcast/social channel

Sponsored by The University of Central Lancashire

Adventure Diaries

Big Man In The Woods

#GetOutside – Ordnance Survey

Love Her Wild

The Outdoor Station

charity initiative of the year

Kitsquad

Mind Over Mountains

RLSS

The Ramblers

The Outdoor Guide Foundation

Youth Adventure Trust