2nd May 2019

Why attend LISTEX as Press

You’ll find Buyers, Suppliers and industry members all under one roof during SASTEX. Throughout SASTEX Forum sessions, latest trends and innovations, issues and news are discussed and debated.

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How to Reverse Engineer the Building Blocks to a Resilient and Healthy Mountain Recreation Industry

This is a guest post by Rob Sayers: Editor – Active Outdoors You want to get more people into the mountains?  Marketing alone won’t help you.  Somehow you need to drive the need where it is seen as desirable, accessible and a rewarding experience.  But how do you bridge the...

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Cycle Press joins as a partner of SASTEX 2019

image credit_Crans-Montana-JefBriguet Specialist PR consultancy Cycle Press are attending SASTEX 2019. Co Founder of Cycle Press – Rob Stewart said: “Summer in the mountains is just a fantastic place to be and whilst we’ve been fully sold on active alpine holidays for years, the growth that we’re experiencing now is...

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Family Holidays to the Beach or the Mountains? Why not both?!

Images courtesy of Inghams What makes the perfect family summer holiday? For years any combination of sun, sea and sand has been the staple mix, but is this changing? Worries about childhood inactivity and even obesity is leading to many families looking for a more active type of summer holiday....

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Growing Mountain Business all year round, attend SASTEX and LISTEX in May 2019

SASTEX Summer Alpine Sports Trade Exchange is moving to May 2 2019 and co-locating with the LISTEX Summer Exchange at the Snow Centre. Connecting all companies and individuals working in the mountain economy, LISTEX and SASTEX have come together with two distinct one day events in May where attendees can...

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Getting Active: Specialist Travel Association Suggests Activity Holidays now more popular than Beach Holidays and Trekking more popular than Tennis…

The Specialist Travel Association (AITO) recent travel insights survey revealed that British holidaymakers appear to be getting much more active on holiday, as beach breaks move down from fourth position to fifth, being overtaken by wildlife holidays (fourth) and walking (third). This shift is also being seen in the interest in outdoor...

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Active Traveller Magazine joins Totally Active, Outdoor Enthusiast and Outdoor Enthusiast Retailer as SASTEX Media Partners for 2019

Active Traveller Magazine, sister title to Snow Magazine, joins Totally Active, Outdoor Enthusiast and Outdoor Enthusiast Retailer as launch media partners of SASTEX. Bringing together the major summer mountain sports media in one event is one of the key features of SASTEX. Attendees can pre-schedule meetings with all our media...

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UNWTO suggests huge growth potential exists for summer mountain tourism

The growing interest in healthy lifestyles and experience driven holidays are creating the perfect conditions to fuel a new boom in summer mountain tourism, according to recent reports from the United Nations World Tourism Organisation. The UNWTO report on mountain tourism highlights how summer mountain visitors in many areas are...

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Mountaineer and Adventurer Squash Falconer confirmed as keynote speaker for SASTEX

Squash Falconer is a record-breaking adventurer, speaker and presenter and will be opening SASTEX 2019 with a keynote talk entitled ‘Taking Action’ ! Combining her love of different sports Squash was the first British woman to climb and paraglide from the summit of Mont Blanc having ridden there from the UK on...

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