The IWA Outdoor Classics Turns 50 Next Week & It’s Gonna Be A Big Party


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The IWA Outdoor Classics is celebrating its 50th anniversary next week in grand style, promising a monumental event brimming with the latest technology, thought-provoking discussions, and adrenaline-pumping experiences. This year's edition, running from February 29th to March 3rd, 2024,  will be a melting pot where industry titans rub shoulders with niche retailers, and the future of outdoor pursuits unfolds before your eyes.

The organisers have prepared a lot for the trade visitors for those four days.

One is the "IWA Vision" zone, where the trends that will shape tomorrow's outdoor adventures are unveiled. Visitors can witness cutting-edge advancements in weaponry and equipment, each pushing the boundaries of what's possible.  The "Xperience" series throws open the doors to interactive demonstrations, allowing you to test the power and precision of the latest gear firsthand.

For those seeking deeper knowledge, the stage programs offer a smorgasbord of thought-provoking discussions on industry trends, legal intricacies, and even the rising influence of artificial intelligence. Knife enthusiasts won't want to miss the beloved BLADE Demo Area, a haven for admiring craftsmanship, witnessing award contenders, and even casting your vote for "THE knife from the past 50 years." History buffs can delve into the timeless legacy of blades with the Deutsches Klingenmuseum Solingen's captivating historical collection.

Here's what from the members Airsoft community who are attending will be really expecting expanded AIRSOFT Shooting Range, featuring a brand-new parcourse designed by Germany's premier Airsoft match organizer, Airsoft Helden. Visitors can test their skills, navigate challenging scenarios, and immerse themselves in field that airsoft players enjoy.

There will be booth parties hosted by RedWolf Airsoft/RWA, always the hub for the community and Specna Arms and the airsoft hall in Hall 2 is where the party people are found.

Beyond the shooting range, the learning continues at the SHOOTING EXPERTS' Stage. One can engage with international specialists in law, technology, and retail. Step into the future of training with MXR Tactics, where augmented reality and artificial intelligence merge to create realistic training simulations. The newly introduced OPTICS Testing Area in Hall 4 lets you push the limits of your vision with the latest technology. Simulate low-light conditions and navigate a professionally supervised test course in a near-natural environment.

Not enough? There is the Bushcraft & Survival Lounge, hosted by SAZsport where visitors can explore the surging popularity of these outdoor activities, discuss current challenges, and gain valuable insights from industry experts.

The IWA OutdoorClassics is more than just an exhibition; it's an invitation to explore, learn, connect, and celebrate. It's a chance to be part of something truly extraordinary, a 50-year legacy of innovation with a glimpse into the future. So, if you’re going to Nuremberg next week, expect to be overwhelmed with activities.

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