Updated: 07/14/20 Flexshell is our proprietary softshell fabric. It is a 3-layer laminated fabric that we specifically designed for skiing and racing use. The outer layer is a stretch nylon with a microfleece backing on the inside that has a waterproof/breathable laminate in between. This fabric is not only super comfortable and versatile but durable […]
Editors note: Post updated 6/24/20 The high elevation of most summer ski training venues can mean extreme variations in temperatures and weather conditions. Early mornings could be freezing cold and later in the day, it could be sweltering hot. Wind, rain and other extreme weather conditions are all a possibility too. Your best bet for […]
The Arctica Packable Windbreaker is the perfect minimalist jacket to wear all summer long. Whether you are hiking, biking or summer ski race training, this versatile pullover offers wind and rain resistance. For on-the-go convenience, it packs in to it’s own pocket so it is easy to keep handy when you need just “a little […]
Last week the International Airline Ski Federation (IASF) held their 59th Annual World Airline Ski Championships (WASC) in Kitzbuhel, Austria. For this time-honored event, the IASF Officials wore Arctica team apparel.
Just as US Olympian Heidi Voelker inspired a young Mikaela Shiffrin to ski faster than her competition with the mantra Always Be Faster Than The Boys (A.B.F.T.T.B.), Mikaela is now inspiring a new generation of young ski racers with the mantra as well. We’d like you to meet two young girls we know who live by this mantra every day.
WMTV NBC15 caught up with 2018 PyeongChang Olympics Gold Medalist Matt Hamilton from the men’s curling team as he arrived home from South Korea. Matt has his gold medal around his neck and his red Arctica Comp Jacket on! Matt Hamilton and his teammates on the USA men’s curling team won the USA’s first ever curling […]
These race families know style and a good value when they see it. That’s why everyone in the family is wearing Arctica! On trend styles and colors. High performance fabrics and insulation. Family-friendly prices. Great value. Isn’t it time everyone in your family is wearing Arctica?
Just like any high quality leather glove or mitten, with proper use and care your Arctica Goat Leather Race Gloves and Mitts should last a long time. Keep in mind, gloves rarely get damaged while skiing. Usually, the edges of skis and boot buckles are the cause of damage to your gloves. So first and […]
Our most popular ski racing suits for girls are generally the most colorful suits. Some years that ends up being a predominantly pink suit. Others it’s purple. But many times it’s blue or black. We offer many styles that appeal to all girls. From girly-girls to tomboys and everyone in between.
Here’s a look at some of our most popular ski racing suits for girls over the years.
Ever wonder what it is like to speed down a world cup race course like the Streif in Kitzbuhel, Austria or the Birds of Prey in Beaver Creek, Colorado? Well, now you can find out at Vertical Drop Ski Shop in Michigan. They’ve got a professional level ski simulator in house and available for use by ski teams, […]
With seventeen speed suit designs in the the 2017-18 collection, we’ve got a ski racing suit for everyone. We try to produce most suits with universal appeal, but some suits just end up skewing one direction or the other. Here’s a breakdown of our top five ski racing suits for men.
Okemo Mountain School (OMS) is a winter term ski and snowboard academy in Ludlow, Vermont. Their mission is to challenge and support motivated student-athletes to grow into successful individuals. They deliver a rigorous academic curriculum while providing an intense on-snow training schedule that is not possible in a traditional school setting. OMS is an independent school approved […]