We love autumn, here’s why!
Autumn is fantastic time of year where those who don’t like the hot sweaty days of summer, and those who hate the shivery cold days of winter can meet in outdoor harmony. Arguably prettier than spring it’s a season that offers plenty to see. Not quite sold yet? Lets go through some reasons that we think you should love autumn.
The Jetboil experts come to GO stores this November/December
This December we welcome the Jetboil tour into GO Outdoors stores where GO customers can see a demonstration of the fantastic Jetboil range. If you’ve been thinking of getting a Jetboil then head into your local store on the date below, because the experts will be giving away a FREE Maglite XL200 worth £69.99 with every Jetboil cooking system purchase.
A Manchester scout group will sleepover at GO Manchester this weekend
On Friday 13th November a Manchester scout group will be setting up camp in the atrium of GO Outdoors Manchester in Urban Exchange. The sleepover looks to raise awareness for local Manchester homeless charity Barnabus.
Tips for getting ready for those winter rides
Wintry weather shouldn’t stop you from getting out in the saddle and getting the miles in. But it’s important to remember that wintry weather brings with it a variety of challenges when riding on the road. Prepare yourself and your ride for cold-weather riding with our top tips.
Fat bikes are bringing the fun back
The Calibre Dune, our very own fat bike, has got the guys at BikeRadar smiling with an unbeatable price on our big-tyred machine!
GO Outdoors will be the headline sponsor of Mountain Mayhem for another year.
Mountain Mayhem 2016 is set to return and will continue to be supported by us as intrepid mountain bikers take on the 24-hour endurance event at Gatcombe Park in Gloucestershire on June 17-19.
Now the nights are drawing in it’s time to embrace the shadows of the trail.
Light up the way with our first product of the week – the CatEye Volt 100 & Rapid Mini Light Set.
Here’s our first Bike of the Week – the Calibre Rivelin!
A lightweight bike at less than £300, the Rivelin is a brilliant budget bike for anyone planning to take to the roads this winter.
Bike Rumor took a look at our in-house range of mountain bikes that offer “a lot of bang for your buck” and it’s safe to say they were pretty impressed.
Our highest-priced Bossnut (at less than £1,000 with a discount card) features a spec that pleased the Bike Rumor team and our fat bike, the Dune, was praised for its trimmed down frame to help combat the hefty weight that is often the drawback of fat bikes.
Mountain bike website Factory Jackson recently spoke to Mike Sanderson, the man behind our very own Calibre range, and took a look at some of the bikes we’ve got to offer.
From the sub-£600 Dune fat bike to the full-sus Bossnut at less than £1,000, these hard-hitting rides are sure to leave every mountain biker smiling.
Read the full article here: http://factoryjackson.com/2015/10/21/industry-insight-mike-sanderson-of-go-outdoors/