ispo sports show in Germany rolls toward February winter event

For the Winter ispo show, Feb. 1-4, 2003, more than 1,500 exhibitors are signed up from more than 45 countries.

For the Winter ispo show, Feb. 1-4, 2003, more than 1,500 exhibitors are signed up from more than 45 countries. The running show, new last summer, will also be a part of this winter show. At the fitness ispo, vendors will include Icon, Bremshey, Compex, Hammer Sport, Horizon, Icon, Kettler, Polar, Reebok and Simex. The Technical University of Munich Academic Challenge Awards will also be presented at the fitness show. The awards, sponsored by ispo, promote and support developments in sports technology. This international competition spotlights technical innovations in sports in the four categories: health, mass sports, top performance sports, and research. Prizes are awarded for new developments in sports equipment and materials, which combine innovations and systematic approaches with practical applications. In other ispo news, the event company has rolled out a new web site -- Same address, but more functions. Plus all the different sport "communities" can be pulled up separately so they also have their own identity on the web. You can also choose one of several languages for it all. Look also for complete visitor information if you're attending the show.


Snow sports show bustles at Germany's ispo

Walking through the halls of the snow sports segment of the ispo sporting goods show, one could nearly hear a collective sigh of relief. After three economically weak years (and weather that caused some gray hairs, too), the attitude was upbeat and positive as the halls brimmed more

Ispo show in Germany leaps to June for summer 2003

Only weeks after the OutDoor show in Friedrichshafen, Germany, announced it would move from August to late July dates for its summer 2003 event -- before ispo's scheduled dates in early August -- ispo has thrown done the glove and leapfrogged ahead to late June, making it the more

Germany's ispo show's fitness segment gaining increased legitimacy

With the growth of the specialty fitness retail business in Germany and other European countries in recent years, the fitness hall at the ispo show is beginning to resemble an authentic showing of solid, quality equipment rather than an oddball collection of wannabe cheap gear more

Germany's ispo show proves status with sold-out, record-breaking event

From the packed fashion exhibits and busy aisles of the outdoor and snowsports halls to the hinterlands of fitness and running, the ispo sporting goods show in Munich, Germany, proved again that it has what it takes to help every market segment and every exhibitor succeed. The more

New, cool, different products catch the eye at Germany's ispo show

Four days and an uncountable number of espressos later, our team of editors finished winter ispo 2005 with notebooks full of coffee stains, pastry crumbs, and mounds of notes taken during our meanderings through the seemingly endless aisles of exhibitors, new and old.   No more

Germany's ispo show finishes with record-breaking growth, and non-stop glitz, glamour and gear

Perhaps it's a problem all trade shows wished they had: The show gets so large, so energetic, is so well-attended, and is so packed with new product and companies, plus fashion shows, parties and events, that it's impossible to see it all and get around to all the happenings. more

Did you hear?...Germany's ispo show unveils new hall plan for winter; BrandNew entry deadline nears

Three months before the ispo sporting goods four-day show swings opens its doors on Jan. 27, 2008, management has announced several changes and opportunities, as well as the news the show's nearly 2 million square feet is already sold out: >> New hall layout -- Looking for a more


Fitness product unveilings, newbie companies show wares at Germany’s ispo

We wrote earlier this month about the continued growth in sophistication in the fitness halls at the ispo sporting goods show in Germany – better companies, more legitimate gear, busier aisles, and generally a more energetic vibe. “The foot traffic at the show has gone up more

Fitness ispo: products and brands also a highlight at Germany-based show

We said in our story Feb. 14 that fitness ispo and fitness-oriented products at the show in one corner or another did have something to offer. So, you ask, what? Like with most of SNEWS®'s trade show coverage -- especially that of such a sprawling show as ispo (imagine nearly 2 more