The IWA & Outdoor Classic 2008 show is taking place this week from March 14 – 17, 2008 in Nuremberg, Germany. This is the 35th year the International Trade Show for hunting and sporting equipment and accessories has been held. Companies from all over the world gather to showcase their current and future product offerings related to hunting, shooting, clothing, knives, security and law enforcement. There are over 160 companies exhibiting at the event from eleven different countries.
During the fair, all styles and models of knives are reviewed and judged by experts of the craft. All are vying for the IWA International Knife Awards distributed during the show. Brands like Columbia River Knife & Tool, PUMA and Spyderco, USA are all putting up new designs for judging.