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Outdoor Playtime Awards winners revealed

Published on: 23rd June 2015

Last week saw the Outdoor Playtime Awards finalists being put through their paces by a panel of 25 children headed by Beau of Beau’s Toy Farm.

outdoor-480The aim was the crown the 10 best toys to get the children outdoors this summer.

The winning toys are:

CATEGORY WINNING PRODUCT
Sport & Splash Fun Funslinger
Outdoor Games Balanstix
Flying Toys Playmobil Star Flyer/Speed Glider
Ride-ons Razor Crazy Cart from re:creation
Trampolines Berg Champion 330cm & Safety Net Deluxe
Preschool Outdoor Play Harry & Jacks Adventure Packs: Jetpack
Battle & Blaster Toys Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator
Houses, Tents & Hideaways TP Toys Bramble Cottage Wooden Playhouse
Science & Nature Interplay’s Ant World
Climbing & Adventure JS Zipline Kit

The panel was overseen by Fun Kids radio presenter Bex Lindsay and toy expert Peter Jenkinson.

Peter commented: “This category of toy is incredibly important to kids of all ages, getting them out and about and facilitating collaborative play with their parents, siblings and friends. In an age where tech is king, it’s great to see that there is such a wide range of playthings on the market designed for the great outdoors – this list showcases the very best of the best.”

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