Monthly Archives: December 2013

What should Santa REALLY be wearing?

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The velvet suit is nice, but is it right for all the conditions Santa might face?

For a man that lives in the North Pole (or Lapland, depending on your story), Santa never seems to feel the cold. When he’s making his rounds on Christmas eve, he’ll be crossing through all manners of weather – so we’ve decided to offer the big man some advice to make the trip a little more comfortable. Read more

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Top 10 Outdoor Brands 2013

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We asked our customers which were their favourite brands in 2013

2013 was a year of testing weather, who can forget the snow which seemed to stick around until April/May time, a wait for the sun and then  being blasted with record heat for what felt like a pretty reasonable British summer time. As we stroll back through what has so far been quite a mild winter, we took to Facebook and Twitter to ask our customers – Which were your favourite brands of 2013?

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14 Outdoor Stocking Fillers

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Ideal outdoor gifts for under £10

Try as we may, we can’t all be great at knowing what to buy somebody for Christmas. You usually get some help with that ‘main’ present, but when it comes to some small optional extras for the stocking, or even for that colleague in the work ‘Secret Santa’, you can be left scratching your head. In this article we’ll take a look at some of our low cost favourites.

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GO Outdoors Bike Buyer’s Guide for Christmas

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If you’re looking for a bike this Christmas, you may be wondering where to start. It’s not always easy to choose the right one when there are so many styles on offer. So which one should you pick?

When choosing a new bike or picking one for someone else, you need to have a think about what the rider will want to achieve, and where the bike might be ridden.

Let’s take a look at the different styles we have on offer here at ‘GO’.

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