The Keswick Mountain Festival
has revealed that Dare 2b is to sponsor the event for the next three years.
Fans of mountain bikes
may be particularly pleased about the news as the firm's Dare 2b MAD Bike Demo Team will be on hand at the festival
to give a display of stunt bike riding.
But the company is also involved in making gear for snowsports, hiking and climbing.
Commenting on the news, Dare 2b spokesperson Helen O'Carroll said: "The festival
is one of the best outdoor events in Europe with a stunning array of activities for people to participate in, across a huge range of outdoor sports."
The 2012 Keswick Mountain Festival
will run from May 16th to 20th, while mountain bikers can enjoy using facilities in the national park at any time.
A few miles west of the town, The Whinlatter Forest features the Altura and Quercus mountain bike