News 4th December 2020

National Running Show scoops two industry Excellence Awards

Raccoon Events, the company behind the multi award-winning National Running Show, National Outdoor Expo and National Snow Show portfolio, has scooped two prestigious awards at the AEO Excellence Awards 2020 for Best Consumer Show and the Innovation Award. Adding to its impressive list of 11 industry recognition awards, the winners of the 2020 Excellence Awards…

Events 22nd October 2020

The National Snow Show – the new home for snow

Snowsport enthusiasts across the country should save the date for 23-24 October 2021 when the UK’s only National Snow Show will be taking place at the NEC in Birmingham. The event will be a mecca for winter sports enthusiasts providing a comprehensive retail experience, a first-class speaker line-up and interactive features including Rail Jam dry…

Events 19th October 2020

Raccoon Events announces global expansion of National Running Show portfolio

Raccoon Events, the company behind the award-winning National Running Show has today announced it will be taking its flagship event global with an expansion into the USA. The first in a series of Run Show USA events will take place in Boston, MA at the Hynes Convention Center on 29-30 January 2022. The two-day event,…

COVID-19 10th June 2020

An update from Mike on COVID-19

Hi everyone, I hope you are all safe and well? I wanted to give you all a brief update on our position regarding COVID-19 and what happens next.

Fundraising 1st June 2020

Indoor Relay smashes target raising £43,377 for five charities

Indoor Relay, an initiative started by a group of friends during lockdown, has smashed its original target of £10,000 by raising a staggered £43,377 in just 28 days for five key charities that have been under increased pressure during the Covid-19 pandemic.

News 28th May 2020

The National Outdoor Expo will bring the best of the outdoors indoors 

Outdoor enthusiasts across the country should ‘save the date’ for the weekend of the 27-28 March 2021, when the first National Outdoor Expo will open its doors at the NEC in Birmingham, bringing all of the kit, tech, nutrition, activities and advice under one roof for a jam-packed weekend of outdoor inspiration.