Tag Archives: Skiing gear

A step by step guide to comfortable ski boots

12 April 2013

  Choosing a pair of ski boots can be a daunting prospect so Snow+Rock have spent 30 years making the process as easy as possible.   Find your level Boots vary depending on your ability and skiing style. A pair of ‘Recreational’ boots are traditionally softer and better suited to someone who likes to stick […]

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Keeping warm while skiing; A guide to layering

12 March 2013

  In order to maximise your time and enjoyment out on the slopes you need to keep warm. The secret to keeping warm is layering and warming your ‘core’ (vital organs). If your core is warm then your body can heat your extremities. If your core is cold then your body will focus on warming […]

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10 top tips for preventing skiing injuries

7 March 2013

While serious skiing injuries are not as common as they are made out to be (around 2-4 per 1000 skier days), this can disrupt a ski break for the injured skier/boarder and even  family or friends on the holiday. With the right preparation, your memory of the slopes will stay as pristine as the powder. Here are our top […]

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New ski and board gear for 2012/13

12 March 2012

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New ski and board gear for 2012/13

While the current ski season is in full swing, many eager snow fanatics will be looking ahead to the next season; 2012/13. With the new season comes new technology, new gear, and oh so much fun in the snow. In this post we look at the advances in technology in skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiles.

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Portaski review

29 April 2010

Portaski review

At Ski Buzz, we’re always looking to try new gadgets and products, especially if they’re going to make our lives easier. Portaski promises to ‘make carrying your skis a thing of the past. So we wanted to put these claims to the test. We took delivery of a brand new Portaski and opened the box […]

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