GO Outdoors

GO Outdoors Become a DofE Recommended Retailer of Expedition Kit

0
Comments

GO Outdoors become a DofE Recommended Retailer of Expedition Kit 

GO Outdoors is proud to announce our partnership with the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award to become a Retailer of Recommended Expedition Kit as part of the JD Outdoor Group. From April 1st 2018, those taking part in DofE expeditions at any level will be able to receive fantastic discounts on DofE recommended expedition kit in all GO Outdoors stores and via GOoutdoors.co.uk.

Read more

Posted in GO Outdoors | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Calibre Bikes Scoop Retail Week Award

0
Comments

The recognition keeps rolling for Calibre Bikes 

Calibre Bikes have been recognised at the Retail Week Awards 2018 scooping The American Express Own-Brand Range or Product award. At GO Outdoors our main aim is to make the outdoors accessible for all and part of that is making sure that you can enjoy quality innovative products at the most affordable prices possible. This is exactly what we look for in our exclusive brands and Calibre Bikes is no different.

Read more

Posted in Cycling, GO Outdoors | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Infographic: #UKsnow Safety Tips

0
Comments

Love it or hate it, the white stuff is snow joke. 

Brrr… it’s chilly out there! Depending on your age or outlook snow could mean snowmen, sledging and snowball fights, or slow journeys, slippy commutes and a rush on bread/milk in the local supermarket. If you do need to head outside, we’ve teamed up with the Met office to bring you some safety tips to help keep you warm, and more importantly – upright.

For all your winter essentials, head to our dedicated snow shop online: http://www.gooutdoors.co.uk/winter-essentials or your local GO Outdoors store to pick up all you need.

Read more

Posted in GO Outdoors, Walking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Scrapbook Outdoors Week 50: Best of 2017

0
Comments

The final theme in our weekly photo challenge 

It’s the end of the year and the end of our Outdoor Scrapbook project, so for our final photo challenge theme, we want to see your best outdoor shots that you’ve taken this year. Let’s finish 2017 with some amazing memories of the great adventures you’ve had over the year. Be sure to tag them #ScrapbookOutdoors on the relevant social channels to get involved!

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

Why You Should Create a ‘To-Do’ List in 2018

0
Comments

What do you want to achieve in 2018? 

You’ve probably heard of a bucket list, it’s the idea of creating a list of all the things you want to do before you ‘kick the bucket’, but it’s also a great way to keep track of your goals on a short-term basis as well. Here are a few reasons we think you should document all the things you want to achieve in 2018.

Read more

Posted in GO Outdoors | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

ScrapbookOutdoors Week 49: My Outdoor Christmas

0
Comments

This week’s theme in our weekly photo challenge

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. It’s Christmas week, and this week we want to see YOUR outdoor Christmas. Whether it’s new gear on Christmas day, a boxing day walk, or a festive scene that you’ve found over the weekend – maybe you’re spending your Christmas Day in a tent? (It does happen!) Make sure you tag all your photos with the hashtag top get involved.

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

Top 10 Outdoor Brands 2017

0
Comments

We count down the top 10 outdoor brands as voted by you. 

When December rolls around we like to have a little retrospective on the year gone by where we celebrate all the great and good from the last 12 months. We do this by hosting our annual GO Outdoors Awards, during which we crown the prestigious ‘best brand of the year’. All votes are public and by GO colleagues so we can look at which brands you’ve really been supporting this year. Here we delve deeper into the vote and show you the complete top 10.

Read more

Posted in GO Outdoors | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What should Santa REALLY be wearing?

0
Comments

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

Posted in GO Outdoors, Outdoor Clothing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 48: Snow

0
Comments

This week’s theme in our weekly photo challenge 

Seems obvious, doesn’t it? Here at GO HQ in Sheffield, we’ve been jealous seeing all the deep snow around the country and we want to celebrate the winter snow this week with your beautiful snowy photos. So if you’ve been out adventuring over the last week in the snow, or you’ve got some great winter shots then make sure you tag them #ScrapbookOutdoors on all the relevant social platforms to get involved.

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 47: Mountains

0
Comments

Our favourite photos from this week’s photo challenge theme

December 11th marked International Mountain Day, and mountains are very close to the heart of many outdoor enthusiasts, so we wanted to see your best mountain photos. Here were some of our favourites out of the many submitted

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 46: Trees

0
Comments

Our favourite photos from this week’s photo challenge theme

This week we celebrated trees in all their glory, the old, the new, the huge, the small, the forests and the lonely trees. We asked you for your tree photos and you’ve made it our most participated theme of the year. We’ve loved looking through all the photos submitted, but here are some of our favourites:

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 45: Explore Scotland

0
Comments

Our favourite photos from this week’s photo challenge theme

Happy St Andrews Day! For the last week we’ve asked for your photos of the stunning Scottish outdoors, and wow what a response. There were some many beautiful shots to choose from, this is one of our biggest recaps of the year. Here are some of our favourite photos sent in this week:

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 44: Outdoor Men

0
Comments

This week’s theme in our weekly photo challenge 

You may remember earlier this year we celebrated International Women’s Day with our ‘outdoor women‘ theme, and it was great to see so many photos submitted. Now it’s the turn of International Mens Day, so in a similar theme – we wanted to see your best ‘Outdoor Men’ photos and selfies, here were some of our favourites.

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 43: Wrap Up Warm

0
Comments

Our favourite photos from our photo challenge this week

As the temperature drops, we keep on adventuring. So we for this theme we wanted to see your ‘wrap up warm’ photos, showing off your new or trusted winter gear. It was amazing to see so many of you still out and enjoying the outdoors. Here are some of our favourite photos:

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

#GOCycleChallenge for BBC Children in Need

0
Comments

GO HQ Raises Funds for BBC Children in Need 

This year GO Outdoors has committed to being an official retailer of the BBC Children in Need Official Ramble Hat as well as doing all we can to help raise vital funds for those that need it the most. There are plenty of fundraising activities going on across office and stores in the buildup to Children in Need night, including a 923 mile stationary bike challenge at GO HQ.

Read more

Posted in GO Outdoors | Leave a comment

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 42: Fire & Fireworks

0
Comments

Our favourite photos from this week’s #scrapbookoutdoors theme

As November  is upon us, there was only one these we could choose for this week. Fire & Fireworks. It’s great to see that so many of you wrapped up warm over the weekend and went out to enjoy Bonfire night, or enjoy a campfire of your own. Here are our favourite photos of the week:

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 41: Halloween

0
Comments

Our favourite photos from this week’s #ScrapbookOutdoors theme

With countries steeped in history, there’s always a haunting tale to be found in the UK, for our photo challenge theme this week we wanted to see your Halloween themed photos. Here are some of our favourites:

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment

Cast Your Vote in the 2017 GO Outdoors Awards

0
Comments

Support your favourite Outdoor Bloggers with a vote in the GO Outdoors Awards

Here at GO Outdoors we love reading some of the things that UK-based bloggers have to say about their experiences in the British countryside and we know you do too. To celebrate the best of what these bloggers have to offer, we’re opening up the voting poll for the 2017 GO Outdoors Awards featuring the category of ‘Best Outdoor Blogger’ – and we want you to choose the winner.

Read more

Posted in GO Outdoors | Tagged | Leave a comment

GO Outdoors Sign Armed Forces Covenant

2
Comments

GO Outdoors has shown its support to the UK Armed Forces by signing the Armed Forces Covenant.

Here at GO we work to ensure everyone, regardless of ability can access the equipment they need to enjoy the outdoors and we support the Armed Forces by offering additional discounts to current and former service personnel (an extra 10% off standard Discount Card prices*), while employees of the company can benefit from our Reservists Policy for those who serve as volunteers.

Read more

Posted in GO Outdoors | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

#ScrapbookOutdoors Week 40: Map & Compass

0
Comments

Our favourite photos from #ScrapbookOutdoors Week 41

16th – 22nd October was  Ordnance Survey’s #NationalMapReadingWeek, so we challenged you to get outdoors with your maps and compasses and capture some great shots for #Scrapbookoutdoors, here were some of our favourites.

Read more

Posted in #ScrapbookOutdoors Project | Leave a comment