Gear and Technical (27)
Atomic Redster S5 Cross Country Skate Ski Review
The Atomic Redster S5 Cross Country Skate ski is the entry level of Atomic's performance range. It's bigger siblings are the S7, S9 and the Atomic S9 Gen S reviewed last season.
Atomic S9 Gen S - The revolution starts now
The alpine ski world has seen a number of innovations these past years with the arrival of parabolic, carving, fat and lately rockered skis.
BeLiight launches featherweight pin binding
A Haute-Savoyard startup based in the Arve valley and run by a young engineer and skimo competitor, has launched one of the lightest Pin bindings on the market at just 80 grammes per ski.
Makibes BR3: the cheapest Strava watch... in the world.
There are lots of GPS watches on the market but prices range from around 120 euros for a basic Garmin to around 300 euros for an Apple watch.
Arva launches mini beacon with maxi features
The Haute-Savoyard firm of Nic-Impex/Arva has been inspired by the evolution in smart phone technology with its new Evo 5 avalanche beacon which measures just 11x7 cm and weighs 170 grammes.
Gignoux U77 Superlight Skimo Binding
Lightweight specialist Pierre Gignoux has launched what he claims is the lightest Low-Tech binding on the market. Weighing in at just 77g per ski (154g for the pair).
Dynafit turns binding pin-binding standard on its head
Dynafit have premiered a new pin binding standard at the 2018 ISPO exhibition in Munich. The new binding is said to be the lightest on the market and has picked up a ISPO Gold Award.
Marker launches a real ski touring binding
It has been a long journey for Marker.
Ortovox S1+ urgent recall
After user feedback during training exercises and service inspections Ortovox have discovered an issue with their S1+ avalanche transceiver. The company described the issue as "very rare".
Glueless climbing skins
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