Slide opens its doors next week to the biggest gathering of snowsport brands in the UK, at Telford International Centre.
As ever, there’s a fabulous selection of brands at Slide and we can guarantee there will be some you will never have hear of or seen before.
Here’s the ever-growing list of brands who will be showing at Slide:
686 Technical Apparel, ABS Avalanche Airbags, Airhole, Airblaster, AKU, ALITE, Alpenheat, Alpine Backdrops , Amundsen, Arctic Fox, Armada, Arva, Ashbury Eyewear, Atomic, Barts, Beaver Wax, Bent Metal Binding Works, Black Crows, Black Diamond, Blizzard, Blue Ice, Body-Tec, Bollé, Bonfire, Booster, Buff® Headwear, Burnt Custard, Cairn, Capita Snowboards, Cébé, Celtek, CMP, Coal Headwear, Columbia, Coolcasc, CP Ski Helmets, Crab Grab, Custom Helmets, DAHU Sports,, Dakine, Dalbello, Dare 2b, Deeluxe , Degre7, Demon, Deuter, DLX, Douchebags, Dragon Alliance, Drysure, Dynastar, Ember, Endeavour Snowboards, ESKA, Evoc, Faction, Falke, Fall-Line , Ferrino, Fischer, Five Seasons, Flux, Full Tilt, Giga DX, Giro, GNU, Goldbergh, Groover, Haglöfs, Head, Henri Duvillard, Hestra, Howl, Icepeak, Interchanger, Jail Jam Hats, Julbo, K2 Ski, K2 Snowboarding, Kästle, Kerma, Killtec, Kunzmann, La Sportiva, Lange, LEKI, Lenz, Libtech, Line, Lobster, Look, Lowa, Lutha, Mammal, Manbi, Marker Mawaii, Monnet, Mons Royle, Moon Boot, Movement Skis, Mycoal , Neff, Night Searcher, Nikita, Nordica, NST, Nutripouch, O’Neill, Oakley , Odlo International AG, Olang, Ortovox, Outdoor Adventure Guide, Outdoor Research, Pally Hi, Patagonia, Peak Performance, Petzl, Picture, Pieps, Planks, POC, Point 6, Pro Balm, Protest, Public, Racer, Rad! Gloves, Reusch, Ride, Roeckl, Rossignol, Roxy, Salice, Salomon, Sandbox Helmets, Scarpa, Scott, Sessions, Shred, Sidas, Skiman, Slick Revolution, Slytech, SnoKart, Snowlife, SP-United, Spy, Stance, Starling Hats, Steiner, Stepchild, Stinky Socks, Storm, Strider, Sunday Afternoons, Superfeet, Sweet Protection, Swissbob Sledges, Switchback, Tecnica, Telegraph Ski & Snowboard, Therm-ic, Thirtytwo Transform Gloves, Trespass, Tyrolia, Union Snowboard Bindings, Uvex, Vans, Volcom, Völkl, Von Zipper, Wearcolour, West Snowboards, Whistler, Zeal Optics, Zeek Pole Zig Zag, Zipfit
Exhibitors have been entering their best products into the Slide Awards. The 3 categories are hardware, software and accessories and finalists will be on display throughout the show, with the winners will be selected by a range of media, specialist retailers and industry opinion-leaders.
Tuesday night is bowling night. Starting immediately after the show closes at Telford Ten Pin, there will be 2 games per team of 5 with prizes for the best individual and best team score. Aside from the healthy competition, there will be unhealthy platters of food and half price beer to fuel the participants and spectators.
Wednesday sees the SIGB AGM taking place post-show. Everyone, members and non-members alike, are invited to join the SIGB for a pre-AGM drink at 6pm The formalities of the AGM being at 6.30 and will be short, followed by an Open Forum where any aspect of the industry is up for discussion. The Slide Awards will be presented, as will this years recipient of the Snowsport Foundation Award – an annual award to a worth snowsport charity.
Show visitors can pre-register online or can register on arrival at the show – entry is free and includes the show catalogue.
The show opening hours are as follows: