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ONE WAY Skate 10 Rollerskis – 2017 Gear Guide

“These were incredibly stable skis and they swung just like the real thing,” | $260 | 660G [530mm] ONE WAY lowered the frame on their Skate 10 rollerski by 10mm in order to increase the “ski like” feeling and sturdiness—testers felt it worked. “These were incredibly stable skis and […]

V2 Aero 150 Rollerskis – 2017 Gear Guide | $350 | 1025g [604mm] THE V2 Aero 150s, with their pneumatic wheels, are a fantastic option for skiing smooth, hardpacked, dirt roads. If you’re looking to avoid traffic or the blazing heat of pavement, these big wheels are designed to roll over rough surfaces with ease. They provide […]

Fischer RCS Carbonlite Rollerskis – 2017 Gear Guide

“The carbon-fiber look and flex made the skis look sleek and feel fast. I wonder how the ski would hold up to a couple of crashes, rocks or dives in the ditch.” | $340 | 1014g [630mm] “NICE SMOOTH finish. One of the first things I noticed was how […]

Marwe Skate 620XC Rollerskis – 2017 Gear Guide

“The gliding experience felt similar to snow and the stability allowed a really natural balance for skating, like being on snow.” | $369 | 900g [620Mm] MADE TO FLEX directly underfoot—think camber in a skate ski—Marwe’s 620XC skate rollerski, well, rolled well in our test. It could be because […]

Pursuit Fork Flex Rollerskis – 2017 Gear Guide

“Flex isn’t something I think of with rollerskis with metal shafts, but these sure provided it.” | $250 | 844g [620mm] “FLEX ISN’T something I think of with rollerskis with metal shafts,” one tester noted after getting back to the car. “But these sure provided it.” Pursuit incorporates an […]

Living the Dream out of a Suitcase

Amidst all the glitz and glam of professional ski racing (I’m kidding) lays one universal and decidedly un-glamorous reality: your life fits into a slightly worn, occasionally duct-taped, suitcase. I arrived this week in Quebec City for my first ever World Cup Races and I’m wearing the exact same green […]