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Ispo 2017

Video Talk

Mountaineering means self control. Video interview with David Lama

Colorful booths, lots of people and new products. ISPO it’s a special moment where beside discovering news for the upcoming winter season you can meet new people, old friends and sometimes even the strongest athletes of the moment.

Sympatex Technology and Blue Economy: Interview with Rüdiger Fox

At ISPO 2018, Dr Rüdiger Fox (CEO) presents Sympatex Technology and Jacket.

Primaloft ThermoPlume® Insulation
Interview with Jochen Lagemann

At ISPO 2018, Jochen Lagemann (Managing Director PrimaLoft® Europe and Asia) presents the Primaloft Insulation ThermoPlume® technology.

“Laponia - Majestic Stillness” video interview with Erlend Haarberg

The work of Erlend Haarberg shows the hidden and almost invisible Laponia. After working for the National Geographic, Erlend pubblished his personal book that gathers together...

Video Spot

Elan Ibex Tactix folding skis

Ibex Tactix skis are available in recreational and military versions. They feature a special carbon plate that rotates by 180 degrees and take approximately 20 seconds to fold and extend.

BLACKYAK - I am with you

Inspired by the Yak, tested by athletes. A product arose which can brave the elements. No matter where the journey takes you, let Blackyak protect you.

Celebrating 20 years - the best-selling LOWA Renegade GTX® Mid

Celebrating 20 years of incredible hiking comfort and versatility - the handcrafted Lowa Renegade GTX® Mid has set the standard for the modern hiking boot...

LOWA presents: Ines Papert in Patagonia's Winter 2017

Ines Papert, one of the most exceptional climbers of our time and athlete of the LOWA PRO Team, travelled to Patagonia's winter during the European summer 2017.

Video Preview

RECCO® Technolgy at ISPO 2018
Winter 2018.19

At ISPO 2018, Manuel Dürmoser (Brand & Marketing Manager) presents the Recco® Technology.

Thindown: down fabric at ISPO 2018

At ISPO 2018, William Calvert (Chief Manager Office) presents the revolutionary Thindown fabric.

Grivel Stealth Recco at ISPO 2018
Winter 2018.19

At ISPO 2018, Oliviero Gobbi (CEO) presents the Stealth Recco by Grivel.

Dynafit Hoji Boot and P49 at ISPO 2018 Winter 2018.19

At ISPO 2018, Benedikt Böhm (General manager) presents the Hoji Boot and P49 by Dynafit.

Product & Corporate News

La Sportiva Supports Conservation through Black Friday Sales

Italian technical footwear, clothing and accessories brand La Sportiva has used its online sales during the recent so-called ‘Black Friday’ weekend to support...

New Elan Element Skis Bring Constant Source of Balance and Control Through Groove Technology

Elan, handcrafted skis 100% made in the Alps for over 70 years, is committed to bringing “Always Good Times” to all skiers. The brand message translates...

Upcycling – because wasting would be wasteful

A whole mountain of material remnants in various bright colors and different sizes – Noura selects the right pieces and sews a stylish shopper bag from them.

Karpos presents Highest:
Layers of Technology

Severe weather conditions are no longer an obstacle. Find out how to mix and match our extremely lightweight and high-performance garments...

Event & Testimonial News

Tour del Gran Paradiso: the gear kit of Matthias Scherer

La Sportiva ambassador Matthias Scherer reveals us what was in his backpack during the Tour del Gran Paradiso single push record, signed last spring with Tanja and Heike Schmitt.

ISF Qualified Race list online now

The first races with the new ISF Qualified Race label are now online. If you want to know where your race stands on the global stage...

World Championships trace revealed

The 2018 Trail World Championships (TWC) will take place on Saturday May 12th 2018 in Castellón de la Plana in Spain.

La Sportiva partner of Arco Rock Star,
the international contest of climbing photography.

La Sportiva, leader in the outdoor world, will sponsor for the first time Arco Rock Star, the international contest dedicated to climbing photography...