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Outdoor SF Presents Olympic Athlete and World-Class Adventurers

The third annual event celebrates San Francisco’s emerging community of outdoor brands

San Francisco, CA – November 9, 2015 –GoodPeople.com and Sunski are pleased to present the Third Annual Outdoor SF event, on Wednesday, November 11th at the Folsom Street Foundry. Benefiting the Sierra Club Outdoors and the SendIt Foundation, Outdoor SF is a collaborative event that celebrates the vibrant outdoor start-up culture in San Francisco. This year, attendees will have the opportunity to meet and mix with fellow outdoor enthusiasts, listen to influential speakers, and grab a beer with friends. 

 Annual Outdoor SF

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When: November 11, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 11:30pm

Where: Folsom Street Foundry 1425 Folsom Street, San Francisco

“There is a special energy here in San Francisco for outdoor brands – a spirit of adventure and optimism. There is also a wealth of natural outdoor treasures here that, to me, must be the envy of every metropolis on earth,” said Tom Stewart, co-founder of Sunski and Outdoor SF. “The idea for this event is for attendees to be able to meet the founders of the young brands involved, hear great adventure stories, raise money for worthy causes, and most importantly, have a great time all in the context of celebrating and being grateful for this special town.”

Outdoor brands attending SF Outdoor 2015 include: GoodPeople.com,Sunski,Mafia Bags,TAHOEMADE,Okiino, Hipcamp and Japhy Surf Co. Event contributors include: Stoked Goods,Coalition Snow,Liftopia and Trail Mavens.

Speaking at this year’s event is Daron Rahlves, the most decorated American male downhill and Super G skier in history as well as Stacy Bare, U.S. Army Veteran and National Geographic Adventurer of the Year.

“We’re excited to be able to support the local outdoor community in San Francisco and are thrilled with how the event has grown over the past 3 years,” added Mike Elberts, co-founder of GoodPeople.com and Outdoor SF. “Our goal as an online marketplace is to help people discover amazing new brands and with Outdoor SF, we’re able to do that in a very tangible way. In many ways, this event has become a real life representation of what we’ve built online: gathering a community passionate about the outdoors, helping folks discover handpicked brands, and giving back to non-profits.”

Tickets are available for purchase at: http://bit.ly/OutdoorSFtickets. Each ticket purchased includes food from Luke's Local, a beer ticket, endless Clif Bar samples, one raffle ticket for a product giveaway and special discounts from each brand.

About Sunski
Launched in 2012 on Kickstarter, Sunski is disrupting the sunglass market, offering stylish eyewear that combines affordability with luxury features. Based in San Francisco, Sunski is a proud member of 1% For the Planet, and tries to capture their love for the outdoors in everything they make. For the beach, mountains and everywhere the sun's out. More information can be found at sunskis.com. Follow all brand updates on Instagram (@sunskis), Facebook (@sunskis) and Twitter (@sunskis)

About GoodPeople.com

GoodPeople.com is an online marketplace for the best outdoor gear and apparel. Explore hundreds of handpicked brands, find your favorite gear, and check out, all in one spot. More information can be found at goodpeople.com. Follow all brand updates on Instagram (@goodpeoplecom), Facebook (facebook.com/goodpeople) and Twitter (@goodpeople)

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