In line with its remit to encourage more people to experience the outdoors, the European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) has today launched an extensive new section on its website. The gear section describes the various items of gear that might be needed for a day out in the hills – whether biking, scrambling, climbing or mountaineering, and what to look for when choosing the kit you need.
Outdoor website outdoorsmagic.com has been instrumental in helping to put the gear guide together, providing EOCA with a wealth of information from buyers guides on the site. Joint General Manager Tanya Bascombe said, “We are extremely grateful to all the help Jon at outdoorsmagic.com has given us, without which we would probably still be putting this guide together this time next year!”. Editor of outdoorsmagic.com and media partner of EOCA, Jon Doran added, “We were delighted to be able to help. It is great to see the industry doing concrete positive things out in the wild where it matters. EOCA as an organisation is bringing the outdoor industry together to make a real difference through conservation, and we are proud to be able to support that.”