HEAD, Bludan, Goodboards - at ISPO Munich 2018, manufacturers are already showing the trends for the coming winter sports season. Snow shoes that turn into downhill skis, folding skis for freeskiing, or the all-purpose snowboard - ISPO. com provides an overview.
Ski touring is the winter sport with the greatest tie to nature. But does the industry automatically bear a greater responsibility in terms of sustainability? In part 5 of our Ski Touring series, the industry gives insights into their strategies.
Ski touring is a major trend. Many Alpinists are drawn to the mountains in winter as well despite the fact that the potential dangers are far higher. Are free-riding, big mountain skiing and ski tour races also suitable for the general public? This is how sector experts evaluate the potential of extreme ski touring varieties. Part 7 of our series.
The ski touring trend is an enduring one: The German Alpinen Association estimates that there are 300,000 ski tourers active in Germany alone. Seven industry experts help to categorize the success of this winter sport.
With the Hoji Pro Tour, Dynafit introduces a touring ski boot that sets standards in terms of weight and performance. With new technical features, they’re extremely light yet perfect for going downhill in the countryside.