Kahtoola, a leader in winter traction gear, announces the Kahtoola Great Gear and Cash Stash Giveaway at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market January 21-24, 2009. Kahtoola invites Outdoor Retailer attendees to stop by their booth #9035 and try on either the Kahtoola MicrospikesÂ® pocket-sized traction or FLIGHTDeck TSâ„¢ snowshoes to enter to win. In conjunction with their sponsors, Kahtoola will be awarding $500 in cash and over $1500 in outdoor gear Saturday, January 24th at 5pm to one lucky winner (limited to one entry per day; contestants need not be present to win).
Sponsors of the Kahtoola Great Gear and Cash Stash Giveaway include: Kahtoola, ISIS, Deuter, Inov-8, Injinji and Level Gloves. For more information, please see Kahtoola's online press kit at http://www.outdoorretailer.com/winter_market/media_center/exhibitor-press-kits.
Kahtoola makes innovative high-performance footwear traction and snow travel systems for everyday outdoor enthusiasts. The FLIGHTdeckâ„¢ TS snowshoe is a trend-setting two in one product that offers traction and flotation. The TS binding with stainless steel cleats straps on to any shoe or boot, offering traction for icy trails. The step-in FLIGHTdeckâ„¢ provides flotation for deeper snow. Click-in SKYHOOKâ„¢ technology provides easy transition between traction and snowshoe options. Kahtoola also manufactures the Kahtoola Traction Systemâ„¢ (KTS), a lightweight, flexible strap-on crampon with clever folding design and flexible LeafSpringÂ® extender bar as well as the award winning MICROspikesâ„¢ pocket-sized traction which attach securely to your footwear and require no special buckles or straps. Located in Flagstaff, Arizona, Kahtoola products are currently distributed to over 250 retail shops nationwide. Kahtoola means â€œdirectlyâ€ in Tibetan. Kahtoola's products help get runners and hikers directly where they are going, and the Tibetan spirit guides the company's philosophy. Kahtoola contributes 1% of its sales to help preserve indigenous mountain cultures worldwide. For additional information on Kahtoola, or to locate the nearest dealer, call 866-330-8030 or check their website at www.kahtoola.com.