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Events 4th October 2022

The National Outdoor Expo returns to the NEC for 2023

Outdoor enthusiasts across the country should mark their calendar for 18-19 March 2023 when the second edition of the award-winning National Outdoor Expo will take place at the NEC in Birmingham, bringing all of the kit, tech and advice under one roof for a jam-packed weekend of outdoor inspiration.   The show, which will be…

News 16th September 2022

Warren Miller Film Tour returns to the UK with new partnership

Adventure Entertainment and Raccoon Media Group have entered into an exciting new partnership to expand their snowsports businesses together in 2023. The partnership will see Raccoon Media Group (organiser of the National Snow Show) support the marketing and delivery for Adventure Entertainment’s release of the 73rd annual WARREN MILLER* film, “Daymaker”, in the United Kingdom…

News 6th September 2022

Raccoon Events to Become Raccoon Media Group

Raccoon Events has today announced it will re-brand to Raccoon Media Group to reflect it’s growing data, digital and podcast businesses. Raccoon Media Group has committed significant additional financial support for its media brand Outside & Active. This investment will be used mainly to grow the team and to invest in new technologies. Outside &…

News 24th May 2022

National Running Show Awards Elite and Community Grants

  The National Running Show has announced that it has awarded grants to four deserving recipients as part of the Elite and Community Grant Scheme which was launched at the National Running Show Birmingham earlier this year. Runners of all abilities were able to apply for the grants issued by the National Running Show to…

News 23rd May 2022

Raccoon Media Group shortlisted for three prestigious AEO Excellence Awards 2022

Raccoon Media Group has been shortlisted in three categories of this year’s AEO Excellence Awards including Marketing Campaign of the year for the National Outdoor Expo, Best Consumer Show for both the National Outdoor Expo and the National Running Show and Best Event Launch for the National Outdoor Expo. The first edition of the National…

News 28th April 2022

Raccoon Media Group ditches aisle carpets in net-zero pledge

Raccoon Media Group, the award-winning health and well-being events company behind shows such as The National Running Show, The National Cycling Show, The National Outdoor Expo, and The National Snow Show, has announced it will remove aisle carpets from all future events. This is the first of many initiatives from Raccoon Media Group as they…

News 1st April 2022

National Egg and Spoon Show egg-splodes onto the scene

Raccoon Media Group, who organise passion-led consumer events in the health and well-being space, is looking to crack another market by launching the first ever National Egg and Spoon Show. Following the rapid growth of Egg and Spoon racing over the past two years, The National Egg and Spoon Show promises to deliver a weekend…

News 31st March 2022

Sir Mo Farah to headline National Running Show South

With just 5 weeks to go until the National Running Show South the organisers have revealed the latest speaker in the line-up. Four-time Olympic champion, Sir Mo Farah, will be joining famous faces from the world of running including Paula Radcliffe, Steve Cram, Shakira Akabusi, Jenni Falconer, Jo Pavey and Danny Bent on 7-8 May…