GTN has a selection of the brand new gear making its mark on the industry as well as the latest distribution deals to be signed
Ridgeline Warrior Hi-Top Boots
The Warrior is a high-cut waterproof boot, designed with high performance in mind. The Warrior is made from full grain Nubuck leather and has a durable fast lacing system.
Its Hydro-Guard waterproof membrane offers superb protection while its 200g Thinsulate insulation gives the wearer excellent warmth, breathability and comfort. On the bottom are multi direction traction lugs on the high performing Vibram™ sole, and the Warrior also boasts self cleaning rubber outsole and moulded PU midsole technology.
The new design includes a cemented scuff band and attractive new colouring, available from size 6 to 13. Available from Autumn 2019.
0845 099 0252
Bergara Premier Series
The first shipment of the eagerly awaiting Bergara Premier Series arrived in the UK in July. Until now these rifles were only available in the USA but UK Bergara fans were desperate to get their hands on them.
The first shipment is expected to include the LRP, Highlander and Approach, with the Ridgeback, HMR Pro and Mountain to follow in August. The Premier series feature the patented FRT trigger from TriggerTech (also available separately very soon for retro-fitting on other Bergara models).
All Premier Series rifles are guaranteed to produce groups of 1.0 MOA or less at 100 yards with quality factory match grade ammunition.
LRP SRP: £2,820
Highlander SRP: £2,388
Approach SRP: £2,589
RUAG • 01579 362319
Hoppe’s Black Range
Hoppe’s, the renowned US manufacturer of gun care products, has launched a new line of cleaning products: Hoppe’s Black. Using a formula designed especially for high-performance firearms, Built to withstand the most extreme temperatures from -50°C to more than 200°C, Hoppe’s Black includes a step-by-step range which can be bought as single items or in a package.
Hoppe’s Black Gun Cleaner, removes even the heaviest carbon fouling, ensuring a longer life for your firearm. The Copper Cleaner removes residue and helps to avoid copper deposit build-ups.
Hoppe’s Black Precision Oil, allows users to apply a thin coat of lubricant to the mechanical parts on the rifle – protecting against corrosion, rust, and extreme temperatures. The Black Range Gun Grease is for on friction areas, where metal parts contact other moving parts. The Hoppe’s Black Range comes with a lubricating cloth to add the finishing touches to the firearm cleaning.
SRP: Starting at £6.25
Le Chameau Apparel
Le Chameau has launched its own line of upscale country clothing at The Game Fair. The eye-catching new range, which includes shooting jackets, country jackets, field vests, fleeces, gilets, breeks, trousers, shirts, caps and scarves in an earthy colour palette, will join the brands portfolio of footwear.
Chief executive David Robinson explained: “In addition to taking what we know about our award-winning boots in terms of quality and aesthetic, we have spent two years carefully researching how the same standard of quality control can be translated to apparel. The incomparable technology blended with a unique and creative design yields a product that the countryside has not yet seen.”
Swazi 4WD Pants
Swazi Apparel has launched the 4WD Pants, which provide exceptional comfort and all-round great protection against the elements. Made from windproof and breathable AEGIS fabric with its non-absorbent properties, they breath brilliantly in hot conditions and keep you warm and dry in cold and wet conditions.
The attached webbing belt, zipper and the addition of a clip fastening means no belt is required or no buckle to fiddle with. The legs taper down into a dome cuff with lower calf zips which securely holds tight against the top of your boots. The addition of deep comfortable pockets, helps keep your hands warm and are perfect for storing gear.
+64 6368 4822
WDM Bell Highland Stalker Rifle
London gunmaker John Rigby & Co. has released a new limited edition ‘W.D.M. Bell’ model of their Highland Stalker rifle. Based on the 1928 original Rigby rifle design, used by British adventurer Karamojo Bell, the rifle features a Mauser 98 action and is available in .275 Rigby, as per Bell’s original rifle.
Presented in a limited edition vintage style canvas case, the rifle comes with a limited edition print of the Rigby ledger book, a Rigby knife and a copy of new previously unpublished stories by Bell. The limited run of just 50 rifles is the first model in Rigby’s new Heritage Series, which will form part of a collector’s series over the forthcoming years.
SRP: £14,950 ex VAT
John Rigby & Co.
020 7720 0757
Red Rock Outdoor Gear
RUAG have announced that they will now be stocking Red Rock Outdoor Gear. The brand offers an extensive range of bags and accessories for both tactical shooting and hunting. RUAG will initially be stocking a selection of Red Rock’s most popular items however there are plans to introduce more products in the near future.