Some interesting links following the Summer Market 2012 show in SLC. The best attended and largest OR show to date. This will be updated and enlarged as more content flows from the industry...
AUG 10 UPDATE -
SNEWS take on the political tussle over public lands and the implication for OR
Gear Junkie 'Gear of the Show' awards - there was no shortage of truly innovative products at Summer OR. http://gearjunkie.com/best-in-show-outdoor-retailer-2012
AUG 9 UPDATE - This interesting article is well written, however our current contractwith SLC is through 2014 (not 2013 as is stated twice in the article).
Live From OR videos front and center on the OR home page http://www.outdoorretailer.com/summer-market/
Quick video treatment from H2O Overdrive of the Open Air Demo featuring a wrap by Billy Currington (country music superstar)
The Bike Culture at #ORShow... alive and thriving!
From Abe Burmeister, design mind at Outlier
A somewhat off-kilter read on the politics of dancing with the show in SLC...
we'll add more as posts from around the world show up! Check back often...