Category: Product News

Choosing the Right Race Skis – Part 3: Get the Most Out of Your Equipment

When you’ve arrived on your skis and they’re out of the box, then what? Theoretically, there is nothing else you..

Choosing the Right Race Skis – part 2: Flex and Splay

The right flex for your weight and technique as well as the correct splay for the conditions are critical factors..

Choosing the Right Race Skis – Part 1

Perfect race skis are the sum of construction and geometry, premium materials and careful selection. First, let’s look at what..

Treat Your Poles with Care

Racing poles are delicate pieces of equipment, and should be treated as such. Something to keep in mind when you’re..

Straps: Poles are More Than Just a Lightweight Shaft

Pole straps have come a long way, and the devil is in the details. Over the past few years, the..

How to Determine Correct Pole Length

Pole length is a topic that generates hours of discussions among skiers. There are some general guidelines and rules of..

What to Look for When Buying Ski Poles

Should you spring for top-of-the-line carbon poles or second-tier racing poles? How do you determine length? And what about the..

Launching The Gear Truck

The cross-country gear distributor SPORTWIN AB is hitting the road with a brand new gear truck, based on the wax..

Madshus wraps up yet another amazing season

Madshus continues to improve market share and position. As spring rolls around, Madshus sums up yet another successful season, and..

Ski technology: Pressure points determine properties

Pressure points are crucial for how a ski will behave. A cold snow ski behaves differently than a ski built..