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2019 National Outdoor Book Awards Announced

By Outdoor Ed
Source National Outdoor Book Awards
The National Outdoor Book Awards (NOBA) is the outdoor world's largest and most prestigious book award program.  It is a non-profit, educational program, sponsored by the National Outdoor Book Awards...
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Maestrale – 12047/501.1 ski boot
This recall involves the Fall 2017 only Maestrale RS and Maestrale Men’s Ski Boots. The Maestrale style numbers are #12047/501.1 and can be identified by their orange color, and the “SCARPA” name on...
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Auto Belay

Recall on Perfect Descent™ Auto Belay Model 220

By Outdoor Ed
Source Perfect Descent Climbing Systems
Perfect Descent™ Auto Belay Model 220 Indoor, Outdoor, Speed Drive, and Direct Drive units manufactured from February 2017 through April 2019 have been recalled.
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Photo of Terri Watson
NOLS (National Outdoor Leadership School) announced today that Terri Watson has been selected by the NOLS Board of Trustees to serve as the school’s sixth president. Watson will succeed John Gans who...
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Screwgate Carabiner

Decathlon USA Recalls Carabiners Due to Risk of Serious Injury or Death

By Outdoor Ed
Source Consumer Product Safety Commission
This recall involves Rocky Screwgate aluminum and pear shaped Carabiners with a small gate and screwgate. They were sold under the SIMOND brand in yellow (item number 1760147) and blue (item number...
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REI expands partnership with NOLS to create two-day Wilderness Safety Training courses perfect for weekend warriors: Increasing access to wilderness education, REI and NOLS add 14 weekend courses,...
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