We are proud to extend our sponsorship with the Stöckli PRO Team for another year. Especially in the Swiss mountainbike landscape, but also internationally, the Stöckli athletes are established and well known. With the new team manager Ralph Näf, the Stöckli PRO Team has already started with remarkable success in the new season. Beginning a seamless continuation of her 2015 season Jolanda Neff won her first three races. Matthias Flückiger could distance himself from the best at the World Cup opener in Cairns and reached an excellent 4th place after a tough fight. The team youngster Alessandra Keller has great pontential and get’s closer to a podium place with each race.
The future of running is here. Runners, meet the Zante Generate, the world’s first high performance running shoe with a full-length 3D printed midsole. This special midsole allows the shoes to be flexible, supportive and durable.
Last weekend the 48th Engadin Ski Marathon took place. Due to the heavy snowfall the week before the landscape turned into a beautiful winter wonderland. But the sun came out right on time and made the event even more memorable and fun.
We look back to a successful event. The Thorax Training Challenge was very popular. For those who couldn't compare their time yet: Dario Cologna won with an impressive time of 2:06min. Afterwards the delicious "power tea" refuelled all the challengers.
We would like to thank Ariella Käslin and Viktor Röthlin for their visit. A special thanks goes to the CHRIS sports team that made an exemplary job.
Right on time for the Olympic Games in Rio, Arena announces a brand new product: the Powerskin Carbon-Ultra. Based on their successful carbon technology, the magic and strength of the Carbon-Ultra is on the inside, with new features that give added support to key areas of the body, and a functional design that promotes improved stability and body position. Every aspect of the Carbon-Ultra’s unique design is focused on improving efficiency and effectiveness. In short, for the athlete, there’s more bang for the buck.
Cycling’s Design Leader Offers “60 Days to Decide” Comfort Guarantee for shoes.
Giro Sport Design has launched a 60 Days to Decide comfort guarantee program for all Giro shoes. The program gives riders the opportunity to experience the comfort and support of Giro’s shoes on the bike, ensuring that they get a great fit. If the fit or feel isn’t great, they can work with their Giro retailer to make it right.
“We’ve had outstanding success with our 60 Days to Decide comfort guarantee for footwear,” said Giro Apparel Category Manager Nathan Mack. “The program gives retailers and consumers extra confidence that they’ll get the right product, which is essential on the bike. No other part of your wardrobe is more personal than shoes.
The snow on the side of the streets is already so high, that you can’t really make out the landscape anymore. But it doesn’t really matter, because the snowfall is so heavy, that you can’t see your own hand in front of your eyes. So that’s how the worst winter, for years, should look like here?!?