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:

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.”


DreamToys attracts extensive media coverage

Warnings for Christmas supply chain chaos as peak trading season beckons

Hornby sales surge as more take up hobbies in lockdown

Orchard Toys celebrates 25 years of best-selling game Shopping List

UL offers free webinar to help companies navigate Brexit

Smiffys takes on Masha and the Bear licence

Kidicraft introduces new 3D Harry Potter puzzles

DreamToys announces top 12 toys for Christmas 2020

The 2020 DreamToys list in full

AIS buying group appoints Sue Kemp as managing director