The Outdoor Industries Association (OIA) CIC is a non-profit membership organisation that provides advocacy, representation, promotion, leadership and the opportunity for the outdoor recreational industries, to unite with a single common voice. It represents over 200-member organisations that provide products and services for the Outdoor Recreation industry, retailers that sell those products and services, NGOs, NGBs and other organisations which operate in the UK Outdoor Recreation sector.
Its mission is to ‘Engage, Represent and Promote the Outdoor Recreation Industries’ with a long-term vision to ‘Get More People Active Outdoors’.
“Mike presented National Outdoor Expo to the OIA board recently and we have decided to endorse and support the project. Our mission to ‘Get Britain Active Outside’ require inspiration and what Racoon Events have done at the National Running Expo certainly shows they can do that! They have a fresh, innovative approach to consumer expos’ and we are excited to be working with them to drive forward the industry and support more consumers being active outdoors.”