At the same time as the world’s largest sports trade fair, ISPO Munich 2020 will be happening, things will be getting really sporty in Munich and the surrounding area. While around 2,800 exhibitors from all over the world present the latest trends and products in the sporting goods industry to around 84,000 trade visitors in the exhibition halls, the Sports Week taking place from January 25th till February 1st, 2020 invites all end consumers to take action.
It starts with the expedition day on Saturday, January 25th at Globetrotter Equipment in Munich. Visitors can take part in workshops and short lectures given by the German Alpine Association (DAV) and the Berlin Center for Travel and Tropical Medicine, get tips from manufacturers and experience high-level taster courses in the Höhenkammer. On Sunday, January 26th, those interested can part at the Snow & Safety Workshop in the Keller Sports Store with the participation of the outdoor brand Mammut. Avalanche safety, behavior on the mountain, the functions of an avalanche airbag and many other topics are on the agenda.
The culmination of the Sports Week is the Night Run on Saturday, February 1st. There are running routes over 5 km and 10 km as well as a kids run.
The Gore-Tex Uphill Challenge runs throughout the Sports Week: runners who conquer the Olympic mountain from January 25th to February 1st and upload their run to Strava can win high-quality prizes.