Kit show

Malvern Joggers are invited to the Backpackinglight Show at the Cygnet Business Park, Hanley Swan.

The 2015 show will take place on Saturday the 25th April 10-5pm.  

FREE entry, FREE parking, FREE refreshments!!

This open day is all about outdoor gear you probably won’t see on the high street. There will be plenty of bargains, bundles and deals too!

Backpackinglight is a specialist independent retailer, which as the name implies, concentrates on sourcing, designing and supplying equipment which is durable, lightweight and functional. Our customers include adventure racers, backpackers, bushcrafters, cycle tourers, hikers, paddlers, trail runners, walkers and world travelers.

In fact anyone who enjoys the benefits of carrying less, but knowing the gear will always work when they need it to.

The show will be featuring products specifically on interest to backpackers, trail runners, cycle tourers and bushcrafters and you can find our location here or by entering our postcode into your Sat Nav – WR8 0EA.


Charity Raffle. Last year we raised £500 for Mountain Rescue from the voluntary donations made at the refreshments and cakes stand. This year it is for The British Heart Foundation and the draw will take place at the end of the day and winners need to be present to collect the winning items. If not they will pass onto the next winner.

The prizes so far now total over £1000. Tickets will cost £1 a strip of 5. Winning tickets will be drawn at 3.30pm for collection. If the winner with ticket is not in attendance, the prize will be re-entered and drawn again. Prizes include; Boreas Buttermilk 40, Luxe Sil-Rocket, MSR Windboiler, Luxe Sil-Shelter, Helinox Chair One, Mountain King Trail Blaze, Ti Honey Stove, Montane Ultratour 22, Sunwise Sports Glasses x 2, Alite Monarch Chair, Brunton Revolt 4000, Ti Pocket Stove, Sawyer 4 Pack Filters.

Montane 20% discount on select products ideal for runners and Adventure Racers (Litespeed Windshirt, Sonic Baselayers, Rucksack and Sleeping Bag) on the day, plus a consumer exclusive to see the forthcoming High-Q Primaloft Gold insulated piece which is available in September. Advance orders can be made and will include an extra Montane freebie.

Mountain King Poles. Come and try the new Carbon Trail Blaze poles, there will be a special discount on the day across the Alloy range.

OMM Rucksacks. We have secured a handful of B-Stock Villains and Jirishanca packs which have a minor (very minor) fault on one side compression strap. EXCLUSIVE clearance deal on the last remaining OMM Finch Down Gilets. Don’t be late!

Exped the last season Lightning 60 packs, proved to be very popular during our special promo last year. The distributors have found one remaining box which we have secured for the show. They are on clearance at an unbeatable price!

Wood Stoves Demo. Weather permitting I have now found a volunteer to keep all the wood stoves running for most of the day. Hopefully you’ll see the Honey Stove, Hive, Solo, Titan, Vargo Hexagonal, Fire Box Grill all running at the same time. There might even be a deal or two on day as well. At least you can keep warm if there’s a chill 🙂