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Dialing the Details

Ole Einar Bjoerndalen (NOR) is happy to help out with equipment testing. Photo: Per Wiik/Madshus

Every June, the Madshus service crew spends weeks on the snow at Sognefjellet (NOR) fine-tuning the gear for optimal performance. This week, the Madshus service techs have worked with the Norwegian national cross-country team, next week the biathletes arrive. The idea is that the national wax teams have a chance to learn the properties of […]

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Testing – testing!

Spring skiing at Beitostoelen. Photo: Stefano Zatta/Madshus

Madshus athletes and engineers are taking advantage of the late season snow to fine-tune the gear for the 2016 season and experiment with some brand new concept ideas. Last week engineers from both the factory in Biri, Norway, and the K2 corporate headquarters in Seattle, USA, gathered at Beitostoelen in Norway to test all the […]

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Spring: The Best of the Season

Spring is a great time for exploring terrain that might not be open other times o the year, such as Ottlaugkampen in Rendalen, Norway. Photo: Inge Scheve

Long days, lots of sunshine and a whole season’s worth of accumulated snow pack can bring some of the best skiing – time to explore! Head for the hills and the mountains, and roam terrain that might not be open other times of the year. Spring offers some of the most magnificent skiing opportunities. But […]

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The Battle of Vasaloppet

  After completely plastering the podium in Vasaloppet 2014, the Madshus marathon racing team is to the overall victory in a race field that will be stronger than ever.   Last year’s podium was entirely occupied by Madshus racers: John Kristian Dahl (NOR) of Team United Bakeries won the race in 4:14:33, three seconds ahead […]

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Prepping Brand New Skis

    So you got new skis? Congrats – and now what to do to make them as good as possible. We recommend the following drill.   Brand new skis need a good helping of TLC before they are race ready. It’s time to get to work, but perfect bases is not rocket science.   […]

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Top Racers Switch to Madshus Boots

    A whole slew of Olympians and World Cup skiers have made the switch to Madshus boots for this season: Cross-country skiers Heidi Weng, Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg, Kristin Stoermer Steira, Paal Golberg and Didrik Toenseth have joined the ranks of the world’s most winning winter athlete in history, Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, and multiple biathlon […]

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Spring: The Best Part of the Entire Ski Season

  Long days, lots of sunshine and a whole season’s worth of accumulated snow pack can bring some of the best skiing. But cold nights and long sunny days can also offer some of the most challenging waxing conditions. Enter Madshus Intelligrip, the most versatile skins known to man: monster grip and glide you’ve never […]

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Next season has already started

  For the Madshus service crew, the 2014 season started before the snow melted from the factory roof. By the end of June, all World Cup skis need to be selected, the summer snow camps start next week, and Madshus service rep Stian Groenaas is knee-deep in skis, grinds and testing. But the jovial Norwegian […]

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Gear up for Spring Skiing

Spring skiing is some of the best there is, and its even better when youre well prepared. But with spring conditions come changing temperatures and variable snow conditions. Enter Madshus Intelligrip.   These innovative skins provide killer grip and unparalleled glide in any kind of terrain. And unlike traditional skins, Madshus Intelligrip fits any ski, […]

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Establishing a new industry standard

While the new Madshus RED product category has been quietly launched on the World Cup, ISPO is the global launch party for our revolutionary new product line. (See product images below) “Race” and “compromise” should never appear in the same sentence. Not even on the same page. That’s why we developed the Madshus RED category […]

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