The agreement provides a foundation for the section to develop its 900+ strong membership base and assist training its members for the prestigious Youth Test that teaches valuable camping skills. In return the CCY will provide stories and pictures to assist Easy Camp develop its social media platforms and engage with younger campers.
Oase Outdoors Aps is proud to announce that it has procured a three-year sponsorship agreement for its Easy Camp brand with the UK’s Camping and Caravanning Club youth section, Camping Club Youth (CCY).
Oase Outdoors Managing Director, Henrik Arens, says: “Everyone should have the chance to enjoy outdoor life and its benefits to health and the development of valuable life skills. That’s why we’re delighted to be sponsoring Camping Club Youth and sharing our love of the outdoors with a vibrant group of young campers who relish the fun of camping with friends.
“The sponsorship will enable us to support CCY by developing vital camping skills and providing equipment to help members experience diverse aspects of camping. By sharing these experiences through social media, we hope to encourage others to join Camping Club Youth, ensuring its future and the next generation of campers.”
The Camping and Caravanning Club Director General, Robert Louden OBE, says: “The Club is passionate about promoting and developing camping for young people, and we’re proud of what our Camping Club Youth group achieves.“
“Thanks to Easy Camp support, our Camping Club Youth will help many more young people not only grow up to be more confident campers, but also better-rounded individuals.”
Research to support our recent campaign to ‘Get Kids Camping’ found that 95 per cent of parents feel their children are happier when camping, and 93 per cent felt it provided useful skills for later life. There are real benefits for young people when camping is their classroom: it has a positive effect on behaviour and facilitates learning.
The Camping and Caravanning Club was formed in 1901 and is the world’s largest and oldest organisation representing all forms of camping. For more information visit www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk