Protectors for skis, snowboards and other sports are a core competence of Komperdell from Austria. In an interview with ISPO.com, company boss Thomas Roiser explains why you can't feel the optimal protector - and what he thinks of the valid European safety standard.
Freestylers love challenges, which they find in numerous snowparks in winter. The kickers in every size, the rails and boxes in the fun parks mean a huge playground for every snowboarder and freeskier. ISPO.com shows the eight best snowparks in the world in a picture gallery.
Synthetic fibers like polyester, rayon, and spandex account for 65% of global fabric production and are staples in sportswear. With fitness and athleisure trends growing strong, sportswear companies can meet demand through recycling.
Whether on the sea, river, or lake – whether endurance training, relaxation, or action, the varieties of stand-up paddling are manifold. But if you want to buy a SUP, you first have to ask yourself: inflatable or hardboard? And should it be a touring or an all-rounder board?