Jan
17
2019

POC introduce the award-winning Ventral Air

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With a focus on extreme levels of ventilation, very low weight and high levels of protection, we are proud to introduce the latest in our line of performance road bike helmets; the Ventral Air. The helmet will be raced by riders from EF Education First at the Tour Down Under,.

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Jan
16
2019

HeiQ launches its first visible textile technology HeiQ XReflex

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Swiss textile innovator HeiQ launches HeiQ XReflex – a radiant barrier technology on high performance fabrics to create warmth without bulk and allow the user to “Wear Less in Winter®” Humans lose about 60% of body heat through thermal radiation. In order to stay warm, insulations made out of down,.

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Jan
15
2019

All FWT athletes will be equipped with RECCO technology during the 2018/2019 season.

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Since 2017, RECCO has worked closely with the Freeride World Tour (FWT) to ensure that all riders are equipped with RECCO reflectors while competing on the international freeride competition circuit. RECCO technology is designed to assist in rescue efforts in the event of an avalanche during the ski and snowboard.

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Jan
14
2019

Freeride World Tour Announces New Safety Partnerships

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The FWT continues its longstanding commitment to mountain safety by partnering with leading backcountry and snow safety brands, Black Diamond, Pieps and Vibram, while extending existing partnerships with ISTA and RECCO. “ Safety is and will always remain Freeride World Tour number one priority. Thanks to our partnerships with BLACK.

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Jan
14
2019

LAAX OPEN x SWATCH

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LAAX and Swatch are celebrating a comeback of their common engagement for freestyle sports. Reason is the most important snowboarding event in Europe, the LAAX OPEN 2019, organized and hosted by LAAX and Swatch as new partner.  Creativity, style and sense of entertainment – based on these values both, watch.

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Jan
12
2019

New Ski Travel Agency Launched offering holidays to France, Canada and Andorra

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A new specialist ski travel agency has been launched offering holidays through some of the major tour operators to France, Canada and Andorra. Destination Ski has been launched by the team behind the well-established Andorra Resorts brand.  Established in 2008, they currently assist over 7,000 customers to book their ski.

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Jan
12
2019

SASTEX – Summer Alpine Sports Trade Exchange

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What is SASTEX? New Year, new event. SASTEX is a brand new business to business event for all organisations and professions working in the summer mountain sports industry, brought to you by the the team behind LISTEX. Connecting mountain travel tour operators, mountain resorts, mountain activity suppliers, mountain clothing and.

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Jan
10
2019

Skier Numbers Up in Switzerland

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Swiss ski resorts are reporting numbers up overall for the peak Christmas/New Year period. Despite reporting the third warmest Autumn in Switzerland ever, snow in December built up bases on higher slopes to provide good cover ahead of the main season start.  Subsequently weather conditions have stated relatively benign with,.

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Jan
08
2019

15 years of ISPO Beijing: a success story in the growth market of China

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ISPO Beijing will celebrate its 15th anniversary in 2019. It has been an important event for the Asian sports market since 2005. Ever since it was launched, the trade fair has reflected the continuous changes in the market, highlighted trends and established itself as the industry’s leading platform. ISPO’s success.

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Jan
07
2019

Aquarium Says Opportunity Knocks for Winter Sports Insurance Market

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The latest YouGov poll commissioned by Insurtech specialist Aquarium Software reveals the alarming stat that almost a fifth of people (17%) who plan to go on a winter sports holiday in the next year, plan to take out no winter sports travel insurance cover whatsoever. Should this be a major.

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