T minus 2 months until ski season! Now that your dryland conditioning plan is all dialed in, it’s time to get your ski racing equipment prepped for ski season. Like a chef’s knives, your skis are your primary tool. If you take care of them, they let the rest of your ski skills shine through. […]
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Proper Care of Your Arctica Race Gloves and Mitts
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 […]
Goat Leather Race Gloves and Mitts
Tired of paying a small fortune for race gloves and having frozen fingers after every run?
Introducing the Arctica Goat Leather Race Gloves and Mitts. They are warm, durable and dry and at $100 are far less expensive than anything else on the market of equivalent quality.
A Winning Combination: Arctica 50/50 Pants and Briko Helmets
The Arctica 50/50 Pants are back by popular demand and we’ve color coordinated this fun and funky pant for ski racers to match the best Briko Helmets.
Race Gloves and Mitts from Arctica
You asked. We listened. Arctica continues to revolutionize ski racing with new race gloves and mitts that are everything you’ve always wanted. Warm, durable, dry, comfortable and good looking. All for $100.
5 Reasons Everyone Needs an Arctica Race Suit
The Arctica race suit is unmatched in quality, performance and value. If you don’t have an Arctica race suit yet, now is the time. Here are our top 5 reasons why everyone should be wearing an Arctica Raceflex GS Speed Suit.
Arctica at Mt Hood at the Fuxi Racing Govi 1 Stop Shop
This summer you can find Arctica at Mt Hood at the Fuxi Racing Govi 1 Stop Shop. Franz Fuchsberger has moved all operations from Copper Mountain to Mt Hood until Labor Day weekend. His fully stocked race gear shop is all set up in the gas station next to the Mt Hood Brewery. While he doesn’t stock […]
New USSA ski length regulations for 2017-18
This past May at the USSA Congress, the Alpine Sport Committee revised last years ski length regulations affecting U19 and older ski racers. For 2017, they adopted new USSA equipment rules that will be more inclusive to all.
When’s the best time to buy ski racing gear?
In your ongoing quest to make ski racing as affordable as possible I am sure you have wondered when the best time to buy ski racing gear is. Just like purchasing airline tickets, there is no single hard and fast rule to get the best deal.
What’s the Best Down Jacket for Ski Racers?
With so many down jackets on the market, how do you determine which is the best down jacket for ski racers to wear? Not all down jackets are created equal: Down fill power explained.
Race Cape and Warm Up Coat: Your Foul Weather Friends
The Arctica Race Cape and Warm Up Coat are the best protection from the elements for ski racers while racing and training. It’s not easy to keep warm when standing in line for your start. You can’t wear a jacket and pants over your speed suit in the line up. Even though full side zip pants […]
Something for Everyone at Rodgers Ski & Sport
Rodgers Ski & Sport is a family owned ski shop in Lincoln, New Hampshire with something for everyone. If there is one phrase that sums up this ski shop it’s “brand diversity”. Not only do they have the largest inventory of recreational skis in the business. They have the largest race department in all of […]