The Corona winter of 2021 is characterized by alpine descent and the ski touring boom. But how sustainable is the ski touring boom? And what does it mean for the ski resorts? The winter sports industry takes stock of the situation.
Ski touring is trendy and, similar to climbing, has undergone a rejuvenation cure par excellence, including a new community and new disciplines. ISPO.com shows the ski touring trends for the 2020/21 season.
In a cross industry statement, 26 associations and companies from the sports and winter sports sector have drawn the attention of the EU to the serious consequences of the closures of ski resorts. Blanket winter sports bans are described as disproportionate.