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Community Events 

The Outfitters strives to be a big part of the outdoors, recreation and athletic communities.  Building strong communities is part of our philosophy. From helping to outfit local sports teams to volunteer work and everything in between, we believe that community involvement is key. 


Paradise Triathlon

Provincial 5k

Huffin' Puffin Marathon - NL Provincial Marathon

Spring Gear Swap

Fall Gear Swap

Ski

    Ski Marathon

    The Outfitters Open

Race Scene

    Snowshoe

    The Outfitters Annual 5Km Snowshoe Challenge

The Splash n Dash

    St. John’s Triathlon

    Trapline Marathon Weekend

Bicycle Newfoundland and Labrador BNL

Slacklining


Demonstration Days

Over the course of the year The Outfitters hosts demo days where members of the community are invited to come out and try equipment before they buy.


Summer Gear Swap

The Outfitters spring Gear Swap takes place in late spring and is a community event in association with the East Coast Trail Association. Most items swapped during this event are summer related such as tents, stoves, backpacks spring and summer outerwear and anything outdoor related.


2016 Gear Swap - Sunday June 12th from 9am to 12pm

How to Swap

Simply bring you gear to The Outfitters and complete a gear swap form. One of our friendly staff or volunteers will help you itemize each of your swap items, tag them and price them accordingly.  Gear Swaps take place on the weekend so ensure you get your gear ready and bring it to The Outfitters the week leading up to the Swap.

 

Save time by downloading the 2016 Spring Gear Swap Registration form here and have all your goodies listed and in order when you drop them off.
Click Here to Download the form

Gear Swap Registration Guidelines

  • Please ensure your Gear Swap items are in sellable condition 
  • Please ensure your unsold Gear Swap items are picked up within one (1) week of dropping them off
  • If you would like to donate your un-sold items, please check the applicable box on the form

Gear Swap Registration Form


Save time by downloading the 2016 Spring Gear Swap Registration form here and have all your goodies listed and in order when you drop them off.

Click Here to Download the form

 Click Here to receive a reminder about Gear Swap

 

ATTN - NOW RESCHEDULED TO NOVEMBER 26th - RAIN OR SHINE


Doors open at 9am!

Fall/Winter Gear Swap

The Outfitters fall Gear Swap takes place on Saturday November 26th and is a community event in association with the Avalon Nordic Ski Club. Most items swapped during this event are winter related such as skis and related ski products, snowshoe, winter outerwear and anything outdoor related. Children's outdoor wear is encouraged!

How to Swap

Simply bring your gear to The Outfitters and complete a gear swap form. One of our friendly staff or volunteers will help you itemize each of your swap items, tag them and price them accordingly.  Gear Swaps take place on the weekend so ensure you get your gear ready and bring it to The Outfitters the week leading up to the Swap. 

We are accepting items until Friday November 25th at Noon

Gear Swap Registration Guidelines

  • Please ensure your Gear Swap items are in sellable condition 

  • Please ensure your unsold Gear Swap items are picked up within one (1) week of dropping them off

  • If you would like to donate your un-sold items, please check the applicable box on the form

  • Cheques or credits/gift cards issued may be picked up after December 1st, 2016

  • Unsold gear must be picked up no later than Sunday, December 3rd, 2016

Gear Swap Tips

Please write a detailed description on the tag provided - this will help potential buyers make a better, and quicker decision

Examples:

  • 'bought for the kids and they decided not to ski anymore'
  • '2 years old - bought for $200 - decided to upgrade'  
  • 'Works great' or 'Lots of life left'  

Happy Swapping!




 

Race Scene

Ski

Ski Marathon

  • The Annual Cross Country Ski Marathon is coordinated by Cross Country Newfoundland and Labrador and the host club. Each year the event promises a great experience and a challenge.
  • The ski marathon is a long distance cross-country skiing race, usually divided into categories including 24 and 41 kilometers distances and competitive and recreations divisions. Skiers can use either classic (diagonal stride) or freestyle (skate) techniques depending on the rules of the race.
  • The marathon accommodates for most ages and capabilities.
  • Highlights of a Newfoundland and Labrador Marathon include well groomed and marked trails in a spectacular countryside and a Banquet and presentation of awards.
  • Details for registration with full details available at http://www.crosscountrynl.com

 

The Outfitters Open

The Outfitters Open is a ski race organized by the Avalon Nordic Ski Club and sponsored by The Outfitters Adventure Gear and Apparel. The Race will take place at Butterpot Park, the Club’s headquarters, and offer fantastic groomed and backcountry ski trails for every style of Nordic skiing. In previous years, the race has attracted 50+ participants and we strive to attract more each year. This will be a fun family event for participants of all ages to enjoy competitive ski racing in both classic and skate ski styles. This event is open to the public, with an extended invitation to other ski clubs in the region.


Snowshoe

The Outfitters Annual 5Km Snowshoe Challenge

Spice up your training and accept the challenge of one of the hardest winter workouts. The race is held in Pippy Park each winter on St. Paddy’s Day Weekend.

 

What you will need:

  • Snowshoes - either your own or demo pair (limited demos available)
  • Running shoes or light hiking boots
  • Consider using gators if heavy snow
  • Dress for winter aerobic activity
  • Hydration
  • Sunglasses

 

Check out the route here.

 

 

Bicycle Newfoundland and Labrador BNL

Newfoundland and Labrador has much to offer to local and visiting cyclists of all ages and skill-levels.
Bicycle NL is the source for all your cycling information including programs, events and races.  

Click Here for more information.

 

Slacklining

The Outfitters carries a full line of Slackline products for enthusiasts and recently the community of slackliners is growing in Newfoundland and Labrador with the introduction of their Facbook Page.

We encourage you to join this page will allow you to connect with other slackliners and give you the opportunity to share photos and make friends with other people across the island and country that have a love for the sport.

 

 

We carry the largest selection in Newfoundland of outdoors and active lifestyle products.

 

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