On January 24, 57 judges from 14 countries convened at Munich’s Messe München hall to weigh in on top products from across ISPO’s exhibitors and name the best of the best for this year’s ISPO Award.
In the Action Sports category, nine judges including pro athletes, shop owners, designers, and media voted on submitted entries including hardgoods, softgoods, and accessories based on criteria focused on innovation, design, function, and sustainability.
The process included choosing winners by category and then naming one Action Sports Product of the Year. This year’s victor was announced on Monday, February 4 at ISPO and saw the anon. team take the stage for their new M2 goggle’s accolades.
We caught up with anon. Sales Manager Christian Connolly at SIA to learn more about the M2:
Here are the rest of this year’s winners by category and a behind the scenes look at the judging process: