Fischer Ski Guide

Learning to ski cross-country

Nordic

Learning to ski cross-country

Skate skiing is the cross-country skiing style you know best from seeing global competitions. There are various race distances, and relays, and it’s the way biathletes skate, also. When you see great skiers such as two-time world champion biathlete Laura Dahlmeier or Olympic champion Johannes Høsflot Klæbo, it looks really fast and like a lot of fun. Well, it is fun, and you can become fast, but it is a tough, tough workout. If you’re interested, we’ll get you started.

Read more arrow_forward
Cross-country ski length for kids

Nordic

Cross-country ski length for kids

Skiers of every age enjoy cross-country skiing. An absolute essential is that they have the correct size skis, especially when they’re young skiers who are still learning and developing their technique. Here’s how to find the right size, plus some other tips that will help get the whole family out on their skis.

Read more arrow_forward
Cross-country ski length

Nordic

Cross-country ski length

Ob klassisches Langlaufen in der Loipe oder sportliche Skating-Technik – Langlaufen macht erst dann richtig Spaß, wenn der Ski die richtige Länge hat! Hier erklären wir dir, wie du die Langlaufski-Länge berechnen kannst und wie Körpergewicht und -größe damit zusammenhängen. Und weil die Ski ja nicht alles sind, was beim Langlaufen zählt, haben wir außerdem alle Tipps zur Skistocklänge und der restlichen Langlaufausrüstung gesammelt!

Read more arrow_forward
Tips and technique for mogul skiing

Alpine

Tips and technique for mogul skiing

Mogul fields can be found at almost every ski area. They are specially prepared slopes of low, semi-regular snow mounds with clearly defined, rounded troughs surrounding them. You’ll see experts refining their technique, freestyle skiers and boarders launching off the tops, and beginners slowly working their way through this unique challenge. Mogul skiing has been a Winter Olympics sport since 1994, with an individual freestyle element judged on speed, technique, and aerial moves; there is also a head-to-race.

Read more arrow_forward