Today in Skiing: All News That’s Fit To Print

Today in Skiing: All News That’s Fit To Print

Leaders, Newsfeed, Trivia
Winter is coming – only seven weeks separate us from the FIS World Cup first race in Ruka, Finland. More news about or related to skiing is coming in. We don't pretend to cover them all – rather, we do a bit of selection based on the wow-factor. Let's hope you like it. 1. Russian skiers are the first to present their new racing suits for the Olympic season. The supplier stays the same (Russian Ski Federation has a long term contract with Adidas) – but what a radical departure in color scheme! From (kinda) pink'n'blue of the last season the new ones have gone all burgundy! The presentation was all homey affair – no press conferences and photoshoots. Out of nowhere, a photo of nameless skier with a cropped…
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Racefox: All Body Movements Originate In Point In Upper Chest

Racefox: All Body Movements Originate In Point In Upper Chest

Gear News, Newsfeed
The second decade of the XXI century gave us the Internet of Things. While smart toasters and “dumb” fridges that wouldn't allow you to raid them in the middle of the night ( because you programmed it so yourself, trying to save your waistline - real life story) are all very exciting – they are rather peripheral to the great sport of cross country skiing. Let's talk about something that is central to it – like technique and performance analyses. Here comes Racefox, your real-time online xc skiing coach. Racefox, née Wememove, came to the market last year with a promise of bettering performance through using the chest strapped device & online app that test your technique and identify your strengths and weaknesses. Since then Racefox has become quite a…
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