Outdoor Focus Winter 2017 - Page 12

OWPG AWARD WINNERS 2017 DERRYCK DRAPER AWARD for Outstanding Innovation in Outdoor Equipment Winner Outdoor Design Logistics Judge Chris Townsend 12 Outdoor focus | winter 2017 T his prestigious award is presented in the name of one of the Guild’s founder members, Derryck Draper. The 2017 award goes to Outdoor Design Logistics for their unique condensation- beating X-tex breathable material for single skin tents, as used in their S10 Sigma and Lightwave and S20 Sigma tents. Award judge Chris Townsend said: “Having now used the s20 Sigma on three nights, two of them windy with heavy rain, one calm with light rain, I’m really impressed. The fabric stayed dry.” Carol McDermott receiving his award from judge Chris Townsend The judges also praised the incorporation of the material into the well-designed S20 tent. X-tex uses ac ѥمѕɉݥѡѡѕ)ɥݡ́ͅѥ)ѡե͔݅ѕȁɽ̤)ѼɥЁѡɽ՝ѡɥ)ѥɕѡɥ́)ɅЁ݅ѕȁمȰЁե)ɽ̸($ ɽ5ɵаɥѽȁ)ɕѽȁѡ䰁ѕ)ѡ݅ɐ)ȁɔɵѥЁ=ё)ͥ1ѥ́٥ͥЁѡݕͥє)ܹլ=Ȱȁɔ)ɵѥЁ`ѕɥ٥ͥ)ܹլеѕ൙ɥ