The Outsider Awards 2018 are LIVE. We are beside ourselves with excitement as our entries this year have completely blown us away!
Is it just us or does the bar get higher each year? We cannot wait to announce our amazing winners at the Outsider Awards on 30 January at the Sugar Club in Dublin. It is always a great night out! Tickets can be purchased here.
The following categories will be decided by an expert panel of judges.
- Outsider Man of the Year – brought to you by Columbia Sportswear
- Outsider Woman of the Year – brought to you by Active Iron
- The Olly O’Neill Most Inspiring Person Award – brought to you by Great Outdoors
- Best Newcomer or Breakthrough Achievement
- Youth Award − brought to you by Fulfil Nutrition
- Most Devoted to the Outdoor Scene (private individual)
- Most Devoted to the Outdoor Scene (professional) − brought to you by Signiatec
- Eco Hero Award – brought to you by Clean Coasts and Leave No Trace
- Eco Group Award – brought to you by Clean Coasts and Leave No Trace
- Waterways Champion Award – brought to you by Waterways Ireland
The following categories will be decided by you, our lovely readers! So take a look below at the categories and then scroll to the bottom to cast your votes (it will take 30 seconds max!). So what are you waiting for?
GET YOUR VOTE ON!
Best Outdoor/ Adventure Photo
From the pro to the snap-happy amateur who manages to capture an awesome shot on their smartphone, this award will go to the most amazing outdoorsy photo. Check out the full list of incredible entries here. They will blow you away.
Best Outdoor/ Adventure Event – Supported by Failte Ireland
Ireland has so many incredible outdoor events in every corner of the country every single day. It was a tough task to make a short list, but with your help, we got there in the end. Now it is down to you to vote for your favourite.
Best Outdoor/ Adventure Film
We’ve rounded up our favourite outdoor videos of 2018. The selection is varied but all have a common theme – they all inspire us to get out there and take action, whether that be for our local environment or for our own personal reasons. You can watch the videos here.
The Just Eat Fit Food Award
Now in its third year, the Just Eat Fit Food Award recognises a food provider that helps our readers meet the challenge of eating well in a hectic world by providing tasting healthy food for purchase, takeaway or delivery.
Best Outdoor Escape
The Best Outdoor Escape is for a provider or destination that allows you to immerse yourself in adventure and forget about the day-to-day grind.