For the 2019/2020 season Nordica has made a couple of significant changes to its ski boot line up. One is ladies only, the other gives the goods to everyone. Women’s Wonder This year women will see ALL Nordica ski boots having the adjustable calf fit technology. In the past only the higher end, more expensive
Dobermann Debut Nordica is seeing a phase out of the GT series of skis, and in their place the Dobermann Spitfire series move in. Sound vaguely familiar? It should. The Dobermann line from Nordica is their race ski series. If you have guessed that the new Spitfire series is modeled after the Dobermann race ski
Scott Heald (remember him from Dalbello?), the Avie’s Ski / Sports rep from Volkl ski manufacturer, dropped in to update the Avie’s staff on all the latest and greatest gear coming from Volkl for the 2019/2020 season. Deacon Download The infamous Volkl RTM line is phased out and replaced by Deacon, which is NOT the
Killington White Check out Killington on the left. Piled high with tasty snow under the North Ridge Quad. Yes, Quad. The old and slow North Ridge Triple has been replaced with a new and speedier quad chair. Is there any Rime and Reason to Killington being open for skiing and riding? Yes! Because they can!
Scott Heald, the Avie’s rep from Dalbello, held a clinic recently at Avie’s Ski / Sports to get everyone up to par on Dalbello ski boots for the 2019/2020 season. Panterra Possibilities First off what’s new? Panterra is the answer. And this boot is setting a new benchmark for freeride ski boots. Totally redesigned with
Dana Greenwood, the Avie’s Rep from Blizzard/Tecnica, dropped in last week to bring all Avie’s staff up-to-date on the latest and greatest on Blizzard skis for 2019/2020. Read the previous post for the news on Tecnica ski boots—it’s worth the quick read. Yes, they pair nicely with Blizzard skis. Freeride For men, there is a
This past Friday Dana Greenwood from the Tecnica ski boot company stopped in at Avie’s Ski / Sports to conduct a clinic for Avie’s staff. Dana let us know all about the newest, latest and greatest things happening with Tecnica ski boots for the 2019/2020 ski season. Celliant for Warmth One major innovation that jumped
Check out the summit at Stratton. Yes, that’s today, right now. October 17, 2019. I got a sweet boost of adrenaline just seeing the white stuff swirling around, gondola cars swinging on their cable in the background. The season of white is fast approaching, and it’s time to start thinking about gearing up for the
Here it is, Columbus Day Weekend upon us. The days are shorter but still warm. Evenings are longer and frost is not far away. Yes, Killington is blowing snow on the Superstar trail. It all melted. But the fact of the matter is that they are ready, willing, and trying. And that’s a main indicator
A RIDE PIG was birthed a couple of years ago — WARPIG. This snowboard was designed in such a way that riders could select a slight shorter, more maneuverable board but not lose any of the great qualities in the RIDE line of snowboards. WARPIG, needless to say, was a HUGE hit on the slopes.