Osprey Packs, Inc. has been tapped for a 2010 Editors’ Choice Award from Camping Life magazine for its Osprey Hydraulics™ Manta 25 daypack. The full award list is published in the May issue of Camping Life, available on newsstands May 4, 2010.
Osprey Packs, Inc. received Outside magazine’s Gear of the Year Award for its Sojourn 25”/60L wheeled convertible pack. The Summer 2010 Gear of the Year Award winners are featured in the Outside Spring/Summer Buyer’s Guide.
Outdoor Research announced that it has hired Eric Joannette as its Canadian sales manager. Starting April 26, 2010 and based in Montreal, Joannette will be responsible for managing a strong and growing Canadian sales operation.
Outdoor Research raised more than $6800 for Friends of the Avalanche Center at its fourth annual VertFest. The uphill/downhill race took place at Alpental Ski Area on March 6, 2010, under picture-perfect spring sunshine.
Osprey Packs, Inc. was named to Outside magazine’s third annual “Best Places to Work” list. Osprey was ranked number 12 out of 50 selected companies, and is one of only five companies to be chosen every year of the award.
Outdoor Research will be documenting in real time the ultimate human powered adventure: Chad Kellogg’s attempt to speed ascend 29,029-foot Mt. Everest, without oxygen or sherpas - a feat that has never been done.
Outdoor Research announced the Climb a Northwest Icon sweepstakes, organized in partnership with International Mountain Guides and Skram Media, which publishes Climbing, Urban Climber, and Mountain Gazette.
Osprey Packs, Inc. is pleased to announce that for the first time, the company will be attending Sea Otter Classic to showcase their Raptor Hydraulics Series.