After Alpe d’Huez, the “Ski Force Winter Tour” moves to Val Thorens for the weekend of 17th and 18th December. This gives the public the chance to test skis from 16 different manufacturers free of charge: Atomic, Blizzard, Dynastar, Elan, Head, Heidiskis, K2, Kastle, Movement, Nordica, Rossignol, Salomon, Scott, Volkl and White-Doctor.
As part of the “Ski Force Winter Tour”, fifteen ski manufacturers will have 700 pairs of skis available for testing at Alpe d’Huez tomorrow and Sunday. The ski testing is free to the general public, and can be found at the bottom of the Bergers piste.
Ski manufacturer Rissognol have decided to invest 10M€ to modernise
their two productions sites in Sallanches and Artes, in Spain. In the last two
years, production at the Sallanches factory has increased from 70,000 pairs of
skis to 300,000 pairs. Production in Spain is an additional 450,000 pairs.
Source: Le Dauphiné Libéré