By Murray Bartholomew, Membership Administrator – ATTA
“Outdoor Prolink provides one of the most efficient means for ATTA Member professionals to acquire outdoor gear and apparel directly from manufacturers at reduced professional rates, which vary from 30-50% off retail prices” said Gareth Richards, founder and president of Outdoor Prolink.
Adding to its existing member gear discounts already available with Eagle Creek and ExOfficio, the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) announced today its addition of 40 new gear brands available at professional rates as made possible through its new partnership with Outdoor Prolink (www.OutdoorProlink.com).
As a result of this partnership, ATTA Corporate Members are pre-qualified for professional prices on outdoor gear with Outdoor Prolink’s broad collection of outdoor gear brands, such as Sierra Designs and MSR (a full list is provided below). Members may immediately activate this gear benefit and order the gear online through the Outdoor Prolink retail website (see details below).
“Partnering with Outdoor Prolink helps the ATTA unite outdoor gear manufacturers with the adventure travel professionals who use their products, such as tour operators and adventure lodges” said ATTA President Shannon Stowell. “Furthermore, it’s easy, efficient and will help save ATTA Members time and money.”
Current manufacturers who provide product for pro purchase in Outdoor Prolink include: Adventure Medical Kits, Backcountry Access, CAMP USA, Cascade Designs, Crescent Moon, Darn Tough, Franklin Holds, GoLite Footwear, Gregory, Ground, Highgear, Horny Toad, Jetboil, Julbo, Katadyn, Kelty, Kestrel, La Sportiva, MRock, Macpac, Mammut, Mion, MSR, New Balance – Sport Monitors, Optic Nerve, Optimus, Pacific Outdoor Equipment, Prijon, Primus, Princeton Tec, Rudy Project, Sealline, Sierra Designs, Smartwool, Solstice, SteriPEN, Thermarest, Timberland OP, Ultimate Direction, and Wildwasser Sport.
“Outdoor Prolink provides one of the most efficient means for ATTA Member professionals to acquire outdoor gear and apparel directly from manufacturers at reduced professional rates, which vary from 30-50% off retail prices” said Gareth Richards, founder and president of Outdoor Prolink. Added Richards “We are excited to be partnering with ATTA not only because of their great team and their connections in the adventure travel industry, but because it is the one place where everyone in the adventure travel industry goes when they need to know what is going on.”
If you are currently an ATTA Corporate Member and would like to activate your Outdoor Prolink account, simply fill out the form at http://www.outdoorprolink.com/Apply.aspx and then forward your ATTA Membership e-receipt or a copy of your introduction letter to [email protected] for confirmation. If you do not have either of these, please email [email protected] and ATTA will authenticate your account.
Not a Member yet? Check out the other benefits and sign up online at http://www.adventuretravel.biz/membership.asp. Or, call ATTA Director Chris Chesak at 208.921.5626 for more information.