The outdoor gods have spoken. R.O.X. Outdoor Festival 2016 was a smashing success! It was the exclamation point to an epic summer that the community will remember in the years to come.

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Last April 16 and 17, Bonifacio High Street became the home of athletes, weekend warriors, families, and friends looking for a great time. There were thrilling games and challenging crash courses that kept everyone’s adrenaline high.

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Mountain Hardwear Last Man Standing at the R.O.X. Outdoor Festival 2016

For young families, children were also in on the fun as they did exciting activities that gave them a taste of the great outdoors.

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Aside from the games and competitions, guests were in for a treat as they were showed cool outdoor film showings and band performances from bands like Up Dharma Down that amped up the free-spirited vibe and friendly mood that lasted throughout the festival.

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Up Dharma Down at the R.O.X. Outdoor Festival 2016

Acquaintances and even strangers were able to converse easily and share their love for the outdoors in a natural setting of green landscapes and fresh air. Definitely if there was anything that the R.O.X. Outdoor Festival did, it was to share a greater appreciation for the outdoors, and foster a closer knit community amidst the busy, concrete world we live in.

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There was no shortage of awesome things to do during the special weekend. Thanks to R.O.X. and Primer Group of Companies who put together the Outdoor Festival. R.O.X., Southeast Asia’s biggest outdoor superstore, is the go-to place for anyone who wants to gear up for the outdoors. Experienced and courteous sales staff can assist you in giving you useful tips and helping you find the best product to fit your needs.

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International brands, known for their expertise in creating superior outdoor gear and apparel, stock up the shelves and racks of the multi-storey building of R.O.X. in Bonifacio High Street, Bonifacio Global City. The North Face, Salomon, Fox, Columbia Sportswear, Mountain Hardwear, Sea To Summit, Poler, Eddie Bauer, Quiksilver, Roxy, O’Neill, Volcom and DC are just some of the premier outdoor brands that are available in R.O.X. Whether it’s climbing, trail running, biking, camping, swimming or surfing, you can find all your outdoor needs met in R.O.X..

The R.O.X. Outdoor Festival 2016 was brought to you by Bonifacio High Street, powered by Ford Go Further, and co-presented by Summit Natural Mineral Water. This event would not be possible without its partners: Cebu Pacific, Headwear, Cobra, Brew Kettle, The North Face, Columbia, Salomon, Fox, Poler, Eddie Bauer, Osprey, Sea to Summit, Mountain Hardwear, Prana, Hi-Tec, Quiksilver, Roxy, DC, Hurley, Volcom, O’Neill, Stance, Globe, Native, Freewaters, Telic, Backjoy, CORE, Great Escapes, Otterbox, Lifeproof, Strider, Braven, Garmin, Power Up, Amorita, and Planet Zips. 2.O was a media partner for the R.O.X. Outdoor Festival.

You can check out R.O.X. at R.O.X. Bonifacio High Street Manila, R.O.X. Solenad 3 Nuvali, Laguna, R.O.X. Marquee Mall Pampanga, R.O.X. Camp John Hay Baguio, R.O.X. Ayala Cebu, R.O.X. Abreeza Davao, R.O.X. The District Cagayan De Oro, and R.O.X. The North Point Bacolod. You can also follow R.O.X. on Facebook for news and updates on your favorite outdoor brands.

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