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Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge 2017 Impact Report

The Purpose and Mission Outdoor Nation is a first-of-its-kind, nationwide initiative created by the Outdoor Foundation to engage and activate young adults in the outdoors. Built on the belief that lasting cultural change must be led by those most affected by the outcome, Outdoor Nation empowers campus communities to mobilize and motivate a new generation…

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Outdoor Nation 2017 & 2018

MISSION Engage, empower and activate young leaders to spearhead a nationwide movement on campuses and in communities that results in a new generation of active, outdoor enthusiasts and stewards. VISION By 2020 Outdoor Nation will engage 40,000 students in a combined effort to build a stronger Outdoor Nation – transforming advanced outdoor enthusiasts to peer…

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2017 RETAIL SALES TRENDS

Julia Day from NPD Group, gives an overview of 2017 retail sales trends by category: equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories.  She also discusses retail sales performance and dynamics by channel: athletic specialty/sporting goods, outdoor specialty, sport specialty and ecommerce. This webinar also covers seasonal sales shifts and holiday predictions.

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Make Your Passion Your Paycheck

Whether your passion is rock climbing, camping, skiing, yoga or scuba diving, starting a company that combines your passion with the opportunity to pay your bills can be exciting and overwhelming. Perhaps the scariest part of any such endeavor is that we simply don’t know what we don’t know. And one place where entrepreneurs struggle…

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The Internet of Things Webinar

With the proliferation of smartphones and easy access to the internet, the internet of things (IoT) is becoming very popular and could impact the economy by over $8.9 trillion in the next 10 years. The question is What does this mean for outdoor industry retailers and manufacturers? During this interactive webcast, Tom Bell and Andrew Grant…

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Minnesota State Funding Programs for Outdoor Recreation

This report, produced for Outdoor Industry Association by Headwaters Economics, focuses on state funding mechanisms that support outdoor recreation, including strategies employed across the country, best practices for funding outdoor recreation at the state level, and detailed case studies of seven states: Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Vermont, and Washington.

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North Carolina State Funding Programs for Outdoor Recreation

This report, produced for Outdoor Industry Association by Headwaters Economics, focuses on state funding mechanisms that support outdoor recreation, including strategies employed across the country, best practices for funding outdoor recreation at the state level, and detailed case studies of seven states: Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Vermont, and Washington.

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Texas State Funding Programs for Outdoor Recreation

This report, produced for Outdoor Industry Association by Headwaters Economics, focuses on state funding mechanisms that support outdoor recreation, including strategies employed across the country, best practices for funding outdoor recreation at the state level, and detailed case studies of seven states: Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Vermont, and Washington.

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Washington State Funding Programs for Outdoor Recreation

This report, produced for Outdoor Industry Association by Headwaters Economics, focuses on state funding mechanisms that support outdoor recreation, including strategies employed across the country, best practices for funding outdoor recreation at the state level, and detailed case studies of seven states: Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Vermont, and Washington.

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Colorado State Funding Programs for Outdoor Recreation

This report, produced for Outdoor Industry Association by Headwaters Economics, focuses on state funding mechanisms that support outdoor recreation, including strategies employed across the country, best practices for funding outdoor recreation at the state level, and detailed case studies of seven states: Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Vermont, and Washington.

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