Elan has been growing its presence in the USA for the past few seasons thanks to the quality of their skis and their well known brand ambassador Glen Plake. The Amphibio series has right and left specific skis, with rockered outside edges and cambered inside edges, making for the easiest turning skis out there. Don't let the ease of use fool you, Elan makes high-performance gear. Founded by a ski jumper in Slovenia in 1945, the company has a large following in Europe, and continues to innovate and grow their brand worldwide.
Over the past five years we have seen a massive evolution of rocker technology in the ski industry. Every year companies try and refine their technology to get optimum performance with little sacrifice. Not always, but much of the time, you do loose certain performance aspects when adding rocker to a ski. Elan argues that ... Continue Reading
We have some really cool skis in our demo inventory. Some of them have barely seen snow! Some are 2013 models and some have or are destined to make the “Best Of” lists at Powder, Freeskier, Outside and other ski industry mags. So, with that in mind, I want to take some time each week ... Continue Reading
One, two, three and to the fo’ Get-out-of-the-way let-it-rip rip carving skis are back. These skis are just plain fun on a corduroy day. Feel those G forces build up as you lean into the turn. Now it’s time for me to make my impression felt So sit back, relax, and strap on your seatbelt ... Continue Reading