October 11 – 13, 2019
U.S. National Whitewater Center
5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy
Charlotte, North Carolina 28214
Outdoor Market at USNWC offers a unique setting for guests to get hands-on experience with gear from top brands in the outdoor industry. Guests will have the opportunity to demo bikes, trail running shoes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, and more at the Whitewater Center. During the festival, guests can also participate in group rides, trail runs, clinics, paddle sessions, and yoga practices.
Demo the latest and greatest outdoor gear at Outdoor Market. Available equipment includes mountain bikes, trail runners, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards.
The Outdoor Market exhibitor list includes industry leaders across multiple disciplines.
Biking exhibitors: BikeSource, Bikin’ Dads Adventures, Boyd Cycling, Charlotte Cycles, Giordana Cycling, Jamis Bikes, Kenda Tire, Kish Fabrication, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, Shimano, Smith, Specialized Bicycles Components, The Drop, Velofix, and Yakima Products.
Lifestyle exhibitors: Backcountry & Beyond, B-LINE Natural Energy, Camp Gladiator, Carolina Thread Trail, Catawba RiverKeeper Foundation, Charlotte Outdoor Alliance, Gnarcissist Sunglasses, Kelty, KOALA BOTTLE, Pocket Disc, Revolution Balance Boards, Ski Country Outdoors, Sun and Ski, and VanDoIt.
Running and climbing exhibitors: Petzl and Salomon.
Paddling exhibitors: Dagger Kayaks, Hala Gear, LiquidLogic, NRS, and SouthernWood Paddle Company.