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Video Talk

Video interview with Roger Schaeli:
The Alps, the best place to climb.

During the video interview, Roger Schaeli presents his new project: to climb the 50 best routes around the Alps during the next two seasons...

Darin Reisman presents
the Outdoor Sport Valley Association

Darin Reisman works for the Outdoor Sports Valley, the French national trade association that gathers together more than 430 companies. During the video interview Darin explains how the association works and its aims.

Interview with Luka Stražar: I started climbing thanks to books

The Slovenian alpinist Luka Strazar tells us about his cooperation with Karpos that recently supports him during the Annapurna expedition. In the video interview he also explains his personal opinion about the Himalayan alpinism.

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.

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

VAUDE Green Shape Core Collection receives iF Design Award in Gold.
Sustainable design – award-winning.

The German outdoor outfitter VAUDE is delighted to report on an exclusive design award won for its recently unveiled Green Shape Core Collection.

Michelin Technical Soles: 60 brands, 300 projects of customized soles in less than 4 years.

“From tyres to soles”. This is the philosophy behind the project born in 2014 that saw the growth of Michelin in the field of high-performance soles for shoes, from outdoor...

EOCA: Record Breaking ISPO Fundraiser

In a thrilling start to 2018, the fundraiser held on the stand of the European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) during ISPO last month smashed all previous records...

Michelin and Everlast: together in the ring

At the forefront of research into innovative solutions for the footwear industry, the Michelin Technical Soles business makes its debut in the indoor sector with a product...

Event & Testimonial News

Mike Foote achieved a World Record: Most Vertical Feet Gained in 24 Hours

On March 17, 2018 at 9 am, skimo and ultrarunner on The North Face Athlete Team, Mike Foote embarked on his attempt to conquer 24 hours of continuous....

2018 IFSC Plenary Assembly Beginning
a new chapter

The upcoming Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, the creation of the Ethics Commission and the addition of new Member Federations from Asia centred the...

Trail Running entries are open for the Stralivigno 2018!

Livigno (ITA), also called "Little Tibet", is the protagonist of the 19th edition of the Stralivigno, which takes place on 21st and 22nd July.

Polartec, Title sponsor of the 19th
Tour Du Rutor Extreme 2018

Polartec®, a leader in the production of innovative fabric solutions, is pleased to announce that for another year they will be among the title sponsors of the 19th...