Did you hear?... Rossignol wins "Innovations Award" from Germany's Ski Magazine - SNEWS

Did you hear?... Rossignol wins "Innovations Award" from Germany's Ski Magazine

Rossignol has won the "Innovations Award" from Germany's Ski Magazine.

Rossignol has won the "Innovations Award" from Germany's Ski Magazine. The prize was given for the company's "soft shoe." A soft shoe will also be offered this winter by Dalbello, Kneissl, and Salomon. In addition, the company will introduce its Outdoor clothing collection in spring 2002 in Germany using technical fabrics.


Did you hear?...Volvo SportsDesign Forum at Germany's ispo show seeks entries for "EcoDesign" awards

The seventh-annual Volvo SportsDesign Forum at the ispo trade show in Germany has announced its theme will be "EcoDesign - form follows sustainability," with speakers and product awards at the event revolving around that topic. Forum coordinators said the EcoDesign theme ...read more

Did you hear?...Backpacker magazine wins National Magazine Award for General Excellence

Backpacker (owned by Active Interest Media which also now owns SNEWS®) has won a 2008 National Magazine Award for General Excellence, the American Society of Magazine Editors announced May 1 during an award ceremony in New York City. The award honors "the effectiveness with which ...read more

Did you hear?... Isis wins ispo DuPont BrandNew Women Award

Isis, maker women's outdoor apparel, has won the ispo DuPont BrandNew Women Award for Winter 2002. The ispo DuPont BrandNew Awards are for "young, imaginative, future-oriented and usable brands" and products in the sports sector. Isis was chosen by nine international members of ...read more


Did you hear?...Germany's OutDoor show awards nine product gold medals for innovation

Of 242 entries for the fourth-annual 2009 OutDoor award, nine were chosen for gold medals signifying what the jury considered innovation and excellent design. At the ceremony July 16 in Friedrichshafen, Germany, a standing-room-only crowd listened for an hour as each of the 63 ...read more

Did you hear?... Exped and TNF win product awards at OutDoor

Exped and The North Face have each won an award for their products at the OutDoor trade show that is just wrapping up Tuesday in Friedrichshafen, Germany. At an awards ceremony Friday evening, Exped won the award for Best Product 2002 for its Down Airmattress for its performance ...read more


Did you hear?...ispo show award winners for outdoor, ski, eco responsibility and 'Sports & Style'

At the ispo trade show in Munich, Germany, the awards seem to never stop. This year, in addition to ski, outdoor and boardsports, the show added awards for "eco responsibility." Plus, in the annual "Sports & Style" awards, normally dominated by high-fashion companies, Prana ...read more


Did you hear?...Health magazine announces fitness/gear award winners

Now well-established, the fifth-annual Health magazine awards for fitness and gear for active people include a number of core manufacturers from both outdoor and fitness. Called “America’s Healthiest Fitness Awards,” the awards pick top products in six categories, including ...read more

Did you hear?... Backpacker wins first National Magazine award, notes editors have great butts

Backpacker magazine received its first National Magazine Award (NMA) from the American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME), the magazine industry’s highest editorial honor. Backpacker Editor-in-Chief Jonathan Dorn accepted the coveted “Ellie” for best Magazine Section at the 40th ...read more

Karhu’s XCD Guide Ski Wins 2008/2009 SnowPress Innovation Award

The Karhu XCD Guide Cross-Country Downhill ski has won the SnowPress Magazine Innovation Award in the Ski Culture category during the magazine's second annual honoring of the best innovations in the snowsports industry. The XCD Guide was chosen to receive the award at the ...read more