Tag: Dale Niggeman

The Never-Ending Ski Season Provided by the CAT Ski

As an avid skier, it was always a sad day when that last patch of snow melted. I knew that this meant untold months of training on hard roads with traffic on roller skis. The outlook was bleak. I couldn’t even count on the snow’s return; the effects of global warming were […]

Letting the Cat out of the Bag

by Stacy Meanwell As I CAT skied on a sandy beach in Costa Rica, a beachcomber gaped at me and said, “It’s not snowing, you know.” I gazed back at him and with a straight face, responded, “It’s supposed to tonight.” He stared at the sky. Finally, skiers have skis […]

Fireside: Dale Niggeman – Racer, Tinkerer, Inventor

“I never thought CAT skis would turn into a mass market product. My biggest motivation was for myself,” laughed Dale Niggeman. While the invention of CAT skis started as a personal quest for self-improvement, today Niggeman’s dreams reach farther than his own race results. At the urging of friends in […]