Ski Gear

New technology for cold feet

Cold feet

When we’re out on the mountain we can all feel the cold but nothing dampens the spirits like having cold feet. Some skiers suffer from it worse than others and try to double up with socks to resist the cold. American company ThermaCELL have designed a solution for the 21st century that has the power… Read more »

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Currency cards for skiing

Travel Money Cards

What are the benefits of currency cards as a way of using foreign currency? What sort of charges are there? How competitive are the rates? In this article we have a look at travel money cards and the benefits they offer.

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An introduction to different types of skis

An introduction to different types of skis

While it may seem that a pair of skis are simply just a pair of skis, they are part of a diverse family and the product of years of development & history. They’re certainly more than just two pieces of fibreglass strapped to a pair of boots. If you’re hiring, depending on the type of… Read more »

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New ski gear – Wing Jump

Wing jump ski gear

An innovative & crazy new ski product from France We recently spotted this unusual and interesting product and felt it was well worth sharing. At first we thought people would be taking off with these things but after having a look at their site & video we realised that they’re more about the sensation &… Read more »

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XO Skis

lightweight skis

Our review of this ground breaking lightweight ski The basics of modern ski construction are a wooden core sandwiched with fibreglass and a laminate top with metal edging along the sides. These days performance skis come in many forms and exhibit a range of design philosophies. Increasingly we see space age materials, integrated binding systems… Read more »

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Win ski gloves!

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Enter our competition for a chance to win a pair of 10 Peaks C-Zip ski and snowboard gloves. With their unique zip these are unlike any other ski glove.

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Great ski gloves – Gear Review

10 peaks C Zip gloves ski

A simple revolution in snow gloves With ski or snowboard gloves we tend to fasten the baffle around the cuff to make that nice seal with the jacket and get going. Then we want to handle a phone or GoPro or grab a drink and have to unfasten the gloves and tease them off again…. Read more »

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Get the best deal on new skiwear – the time to buy is near!

new skiwear deals 2016 2017

Skiwear for the 2016/2017 ski season will be hitting the shelves soon if they haven’t already. Whether you’re very organised and would like to update your wardrobe for an upcoming ski trip to La Rosiere, Courchevel or elsewhere in France, or want to casually recommend a Christmas present idea to your nearest and dearest, there’s… Read more »

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Ski Jackets: the best names to look out for

Ski Jackets: the best names to look out for

While the blue skies and pleasant breezes of summer we are experiencing are a world away from the conditions you would expect on your skiing holidays in France, there’s never been a better time to make sure you’re all kitted out.

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