Gear Guide: Brand News

New POC helmet measures own integrity

By SR Staff

STOCKHOLM, Sweden – POC is pleased to present its product line for winter 2014/15, which includes the Skull Orbic Comp H.I. MIPS helmet, an avalanche backpack and exciting collaborations with ZEISS, ICEdot and Beats by Dr. Dre. The Skull Orbic H.I. MIPS helmet introduces a new technology, known as a Helmet Integrity (H.I.) Sensor which […]

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The Basis: A second film by Tucker Marshall

By SR Staff

The Basis, a film by Tucker Marshall featuring Volkl, HWK, Lange, and Uvex.

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Swix Sport announced as official wax partner of NASTAR

By SR Staff

BOULDER, Colo. – NASTAR, the largest public grassroots ski race program in the world, has named Swix Sport the exclusive wax partner for the 165,000 Nature Valley NASTAR racer days in 2014. Swix Sport has been making ski wax and accessories since 1946, and is the wax industry leader in the snow sports. Swix Sport […]

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Briko wins ISPO Award for Vonn’s new helmet and goggles

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Briko has been awarded two 2014/15 ‘best of’ ISPO Awards, one for the Vulcano helmet and another for Lava goggles. The Vulcano 6.8 (branded as Vulcano FIS in the United States) is the brand new helmet of Lindsey Vonn, while the Lava 7.6 goggles implement NASA technology. “I am very proud that right with our […]

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POC introduces Skull Orbic Comp at Beaver Creek World Cup

By SR Staff

STOCKHOLM, Sweden – POC, a leading manufacturer of skiing and cycling helmets, apparel and accessories, introduces the Skull Orbic Comp, a new ski race helmet designed to improve safety for competitors. The Orbic Comp is the flagship model of an entire new line of POC products. The helmets were first seen at the 2013 SIA […]

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Vonn Briko event postponed due to crash

By SR Staff

Due to Lindsey Vonn’s crash during downhill training yesterday (Nov. 19), her Briko-sponsored signing session scheduled for today in Vail, Colo., has been postponed until further notice. “Don’t know the exact extent of the injury yet, but best not to sit for a few hours after her crash… she’d probably be uncomfortable,” said Briko representative Chris Clapp, […]

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The Unseen Underdog: A film by Tucker Marshall

By SR Staff

The Unseen Underdog, a film by Tucker Marshall featuring Volkl, HWK, Lange, and Uvex. More of Tucker’s videos available here.

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Two ‘Girls on Fire’ win camp and brand sponsorships

By SR Staff

Please join us in welcoming the first annual Girls on Fire! Keely’s Ski Camp For Girls and Tecnica Blizzard are pleased to present Josie Byron and Karin Rand with sponsorships for the 2013-14 ski season. Josie Byron, 18, a Junior Freeride Tour athlete from Crested Butte, Colo., and Karin Rand, a U16 alpine ski racer […]

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Vonn to make Briko appearance in Vail

By SR Staff

NORWICH, Vt. — Briko USA, a top manufacturer of ski racing helmets and goggles, will team up with their top USST athlete, Lindsey Vonn, who wears her signature Briko Red Bull helmet, in an appearance Wednesday, Nov. 20, from 4-6pm MST at Double Diamond Ski Shop in Vail, Colo. Come meet Lindsey, get your picture and an autograph […]

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Win Tecnica Blizzard sponsorship and free spot to Keely’s Ski Camp

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Tecnica Blizzard and Keely’s Camp for Girls have collaborated to offer a one year Tecnica Blizzard Sponsorship and a free entry into one of Keely’s Race & Freeride Camps. Camp locations are Mt. Hood, Ore. and Snowbird, Ut.  Keely’s Camp for Girls is founded by Tecnica Blizzard athlete Keely Kelleher. More info: http://keelyscamp.com/ Will YOU […]

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