Media Advisory - SEE IT! DO IT! LIVE IT! Canada's Ultimate Outdoor Adventure and Travel Show Returns to BC Place!



    VANCOUVER, Feb. 13 /CNW/ - Adventure enthusiasts report in here as
Canada's largest outdoor adventure and travel marketplace - The Outdoor
Adventure show - presented by G.A.P. Adventures propels back into BC Place
Saturday, February 16, 2008. This exciting two-day event, with a massive
selection of exhibitors, interactive demos, and celebrity guest appearances,
is a show that must be seen for the Outdoor Adventurer Consumer at heart.
    SEE IT! The Outdoor Adventure Show, produced by National Event
Management, provides outdoor enthusiasts with amazing pre-season deals from
over 200 exhibits featuring camping, canoeing, kayaking, scuba diving, hiking,
mountain biking, health, fitness, outdoor getaways plus adventure sports and
travel products and accessories. Learn about the latest trends and equipment
in outdoor adventure and participate in exciting show features. Find the
latest running and racing gear, coaching programs, training clinics, retail
locations, plus event dates and registration at the Running & Triathlon
Pavilion - new this year!
    Enjoy highlights of the 2006-2007 Banff Mountain Film Festival, learn
about the latest in Adventure Travel just outside your own doorstep,
domestically and internationally in the Adventure Theatre. Seminars are free
and the schedule will be announced shortly at www.outdooradventureshow.ca.
    DO IT! Help BC's Bike Trails with Canada's Largest Bike Swap. The North
Shore Mountain Bike Association returns for it's second year at BC Place to
give back to the love of cycling! Riders love finding great deals on bikes and
components, and this feature allows riders to sell their bike and gear, to put
towards a shiny new 2008 model while investing in the preservation of trails
across BC!
    For globe-trotting tourists looking for their next memorable travel
experience, The Adventure Travel Zone presents a wide variety of worldly
wilderness expeditions, nature hikes, eco-tours, cultural journeys, African
safaris as well as closer to home, week-end getaways and more.
    Back by popular demand, Scuba World offers unforgettable underwater
adventure destinations from domestic retreats to exotic international
hotspots, as well as pre-season deals from the best names in dive gear.
    LIVE IT! Experience the adventure by participating in demonstrations
taking place all weekend long in the Whitewater Demo Pool. Test your vertical
skills at The Climbing Wall and scale to the top of one of two- 40ft
rock-climbing walls.
    The Outdoor Adventure Show takes place Saturday, February 16th and
Sunday, February 17th, 2008 at BC Place - 777 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver.
For more information, please log on to www.outdooradventureshow.ca.

    The Outdoor Adventure Show is produced by National Event Management. With
over 30 years experience, National Event Management produces the largest &
best-attended shows in North America. For more information on National Event
Management, visit www.nationalevent.com.





For further information:

For further information: Nicole Cox, (905) 477-2677 x231,
nicolecox@nationalevent.com; Tanya Williams, (905) 477-2677 x239,
tanya@nationalevent.com

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