Experienced Alpine skiers are often caught by surprise at the difficulty of Nordic downhill skiing. Superficially, the sports appear closely related: there’s snow, a pair of skis and a hill. If anything, Alpine skiers expect to find the slower speed of Nordic downhills easier. Many are unprepared for the challenge of transferring their downhill skiing […]Continue reading
There are 3 parts to this article: Quick Facts About Classic Skis How to Find Your Wax Pocket Waxable vs Waxless Classic Skis 1. Quick Facts About Classic Skis Classic skis come in two varieties: waxable and waxless. Waxable skis need 2 kinds of wax: kick or grip wax and glide wax. Waxless skis don’t need kick wax, […]Continue reading
We recommend you buy the best gear you can afford because there are performance advantages to quality gear and you definitely get what you pay for.
But you shouldn’t spend money you don’t have and we know everyone has to work within a budget. What follows are the best ways we know for saving money but still enjoying quality equipment.Continue reading