Highlights from Outdoor Retailer Winter 2017

Last week the outdoor world converged at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah for Winter Outdoor Retailer. I walked the tradeshow floor searching for new products and brands and here is what I came to find. MiiR MiiR introduced a double wall vacuum insulated update to their line of tumblers as…

Highlights from Outdoor Retailer Summer 2016 Part 2

Continuing with the coverage from Summer 2016 Outdoor Retailer here are more of the highlights from the massive tradeshow. Deus CycleWorks and Woolrich partnered to showcase their collaborative project the Woolrich JRB E-Bike. The hand built bike was built for use both in outdoor and urban environments and features an electric pedal-assist system and fat…

Highlights from Outdoor Retailer Summer 2016 Part 1

Each year I have made it a point to visit the Outdoor Retailer tradeshow, which has both a Summer and Winter show. A couple weeks back, I managed to sneak a day in at the Summer show, which really isn’t enough time to see everything, but I powered through captured a few of the latest…

Top 20 Things From Outdoor Retailer

Each year I attend several tradeshows from SEMA to Agenda to CES and more recently Outdoor Retailer, also known simply as “OR”. The summer OR show has become one of my favorites for the overall vibe mixed with the range of products and brands on display. There aren’t many other shows where you can roam…

Outdoor Retailer Winter Recap

I kept the tradition alive and traveled out to Utah for a bit of work and play. For the second consecutive year I was about to check out the Outdoor Retailer winter tradeshow and get a day of riding in at Brighton. This has become one of my favorite shows for the mix of heritage…

Outdoor Retailer Summer Recap

A few weeks ago (sorry for the delay as my travel schedule has been non-stop), I checked out the Summer Outdoor Retailer tradeshow, known simply as Summer OR, in Salt Lake City. After attending the Winter OR show I knew I had to make a trip to see the offerings presented during the summer show.…

Outdoor Retailer Recap Part 1

Last year I was scheduled to check out the Outdoor Retailer tradeshow, but a snowstorm caused a delayed flight which made me miss the show, but provided amazing snow for riding that weekend. This year I planned accordingly and am glad I did so. The Winter OR show, hosted at the Salt Palace in Salt…