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.
At GO Outdoors it’s our mission to make enjoying the outdoors affordable for all and to encourage more people to get active. Partnering with a charity such as DofE which offers the most incredible opportunity to take part in a wonderfully diverse range of exciting activities while actively encouraging young adults to experience adventure and the outdoors as well as supporting others, is an honour that we are immensely proud of.
This partnership entitles DofE participants and DofE Leaders as well as other adult volunteers, to a respective minimum 10 and 15 percent discount on kit, equipment and clothing across all GO Outdoors stores as well as GOoutdoors.co.uk.
As well as stocking kit ideal for school expeditions, GOoutdoors.co.uk will also be stocking a wider range of Recommended DofE kit with a dedicated section of the website to find everything you need.
What is the discount available?
DofE Participants – Anybody taking part in DofE Bronze, Silver or Gold award is entitled to a free Discount Card and an Extra 10% off the Discount Card price shopping with GO.
DofE Leaders & Volunteers - All adult volunteers involved with DofE including Leaders, Assessors, Managers, Co-ordinators and more are entitled to an Extra 15% off Discount Card prices with their DofE Card.
This discount can be redeemed on all our departments and not just your DofE Recommended Kit.
Terms apply to this discount, and further discount is not available on the following: Our Price Guarantee, SALE, Clearance, WOW Deals, multibuys, bundle deals, or any other offer. Further discounts are also unavailable on Gift Voucher purchases or gas hire charges.
For information on your new DofE Card visit: https://www.dofeshopping.org/card/
What else is available?
As part of our partnership, GO Outdoors staff will be trained to make sure they can offer you the best possible advice when it comes to your DofE kit needs, as well as the usual advice we can offer on the outdoor gear we stock.
As part of our partnership with The Scout Association, GO Outdoors stores offer kit talks to groups, and this is something our stores can extend to DofE groups as well. A fantastic way to pick up tips and advice from our in-store experts. Contact your local store directly for details on kit talks. https://www.gooutdoors.co.uk/store-finder
Buying in bulk for your group?
If you’re an expedition leader buying for your group, then it’s always best to contact our Group Sales team who will be able to help you source what you need and provide a bespoke quotation on group orders.
For more details on group sales, visit: https://www.gooutdoors.co.uk/group-sales