The snow cat came to an abrupt halt on a small plateau. As we hopped…
Airbags can protect you in the event of a car crash so why not use one for skiing? POC teamed up with French wearables company In&motion to launch a new airbag technology develop specifically for ski cross and Alpine racers. The POC Spine VPD 2.0 Airbag Vest is meant to reduce the number of serious injuries resulting from high speed crashes during training and races.
Ski resorts in Sweden are not hard to find–almost every town boasts a local hill (yes, even Stockholm). The largest and some of the most popular, however, lie in the Jämtland Härjedalen region, located in the central part of the country along the Norwegian border. Dubbed the “lungs of Europe”, the area offers up not only clean air, but also an endless number of year-round outdoor activities.
Do you get annoyed with having to carry your skis over your shoulder as you lug them from car to the gondola or into the hotel? Well, lug no more. Made in Italy, Skiddi is a pocket-sized device that allows you to easily and quickly drag your skis behind you like a trolley.