Rieker Blog

Hiking with Dogs 21/06/2017

6 Outdoor Activities You Can Enjoy With Your Dog

With 44% of the UK population owning a pet and the majority (24%) opting for a dog, it’s understandable that many of us are searching for pet-friendly activities to enjoy. That’s why we’ve put together a selection of the best. Our top things to do with dogs includes everything from camping to sailing, so you’re sure to find an adventure that suits you both. Dogs are natural companions and safe bets when it comes to choosing a partner to join in your outdoor hobby. Read on to see which pet-friendly... Read More


9 Best European Walking Holidays

The keen walkers among us love exploring new places and cultures. Hiking is all about heading somewhere different, which is why European walking holidays are surging in popularity today. If you fancy travelling somewhere fresh and exciting, or even just combining a relaxing holiday with your favourite hobby, read through our top picks for the best walking holidays abroad in 2017. Tour du Mont Blanc (France) This always ranks highly as a European walking holiday. About 110 miles in length and weaving through the stunning scenery of France, Italy and... Read More

Family Outdoor 10/05/2017

Best Locations for a Bank Holiday Family Outdoor Adventure

Finding the ideal outdoor family activity that suits everyone for the Bank Holidays is difficult. If you’re travelling far for the occasion or devoting the whole day to it, you want to make sure everyone will enjoy themselves. To help, we’ve put together a collection of what we think are the best bank holiday activities for UK family breaks. From safaris and heritage walks, to island tours and body zorbing (we’ll explain later); read on to find the best family activities the UK has to offer for bank holiday fun.... Read More

Kevin Sumner Rieker Award 07/03/2017

Big Winners at the Footwear Industry Awards 2017

The votes were counted and verified and we can now reveal some excellent news to kick-start our blog: we’re national winners! Here at Rieker, we’re still on a high that we won a fantastic two accolades at the prestigious Footwear Industry Awards 2017 — and even received special recognition for a couple more.     Our very own Kevin Sumner is now considered the best footwear representative in the trade after collecting the coveted Platinum Shoe Award, and the whole Rieker team got a share of the applause when we... Read More


Welcome to our new site

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our brand new eCommerce site, and also our new blog, which will be updated regularly to keep you up to date with the latest news and special offers. Our new site has been developed with our customers in mind, and as a result of this you’ll find an easy to use website with effective search facilities and an efficient checkout process. We really hope you enjoy having a look around the new site – we will be constantly adding new products... Read More