The Swiss Freeski Company!
Created in 1999. Movement Ski's are a Swiss based company making high quality freestyle, freeride and touring skis. Movement started out making skis in 2001 and now have some of the most innovative and unique skis on the market. Often seen on podiums at ski touring events and with a huge team of freestyle and freeride skiers, Movement have grown to be one of the biggest and best brands in the industry. Every ski that Movement produce is designed in Switzerland to produce high quality skis that help you enjoy your winter to the max.
Crafted by Burtons first designer, Peter Bauer, Amplid skis and snowboards are amazingly high tech. Great research has gone into every thought of every ski and snowboard. Amplid make some of the best gear around, they look great and ride amazingly well. You will never be disappointed with an Amplid.
- Black Diamond3
Black Diamond have been making top end gear for climbing, hiking and skiing since 1957, and today they continue to lead the way with their huge line of quality driven products.
Inspiring shapes and true surf style performance are the qualities deeply rooted in Dupraz snowboards and skis. If you are a freeride enthusiast and / or love deep powder, then the radical Dupraz shapes should be top of your wish list. Dupraz - the most fun you can have on the mountain.
Fischer skis produce some of the best alpine and nordic skis in the world. Often seen on world cup podiums Fischer are definitely a brand to look out for!
Head are one of the BIG hitters in the ski and snowboard worlds. Olympic and World Cup glory seem to come naturally to those using head ski and snowboard equipment - which is at the leading edge of technological innovation. Head use this expertise and reputation to produce a huge range of ski and snowboard products suitable for novices, children and recreational skiers / snowboarders alike.
K2 started making their skis in 1962 and their aim was to be the best ski company in the world and to have the most fun doing it. This aim still lives on today and is evident in their ski products. When they created the first ski featuring a fibreglass wrapped torsion box, K2 in essence invented the modern snow ski as we know it. K2 started making snowboards in 1987 and adapted the same philosophy as with their ski range. True quality and of course having fun. Their original concepts and technology drives snowboarding forward. K2 skis, snowboards, bags, boots, bindings all boast innovative designs and the latest technology to ensure you are getting the best.
Kessler - a race winning pedigree second to none - whether you snowboard or ski. Award and race winning designs which make it simple to ride or ski fast but under control at the same time. It is this 'control' that sets Kessler designs apart. More control, means more speed! More control also makes it much easier for aspiring intermediates to progress quickly and reach the highest levels of performance. Recreational skiing or snowboarding is also, therefore, very easy on a Kessler - you do not have to be a racer!
LINE Skis. Skiing the wrong way since '95, LINE skis are one of the biggest innovators in the industry producing new and exciting products that break the mould year after year. Ski & Destroy!
Movement are industry leaders in the production of high quality freestyle, freeride and touring skis.
Rossignol - truly a giant in the ski and snowboard worlds, Rossignol have a pure thoroughbred race pedigree as well as providing superb equipment for recreational snowboarders and skiers. Rossignol's reputation is second to none.
Scott are passionate about wintersports and are passionate about being in the mountains. That's why Scott has been developing and testing their gear in Sun Valley, Idaho since 1958.
Whether skis, snowboards or sportswear – everything with the Volkl brand is the result of tireless research and development efforts. The old adage,"the whole is worth more than the sum of the parts" holds true with the Völkl company. Every one of their products combines cutting-edge technology and high quality with their boundless passion for sports.
- In Stock-
In stock and available for immediate despatch. Our stock is despatched from several different locations so, if collecting in person, please email first.
- Coming Soon1
Our website lists new season stock ahead of its arrival in our shops so you can have a sneak preview and pre-order. The forecast availability date is displayed towards the top of each product page. When you pre-order, you will receive a weekly email updating you on the latest availability date .
Female specific skis are generally slightly 'softer' and more 'flexible' than unisex or men's skis because women tend to be lighter. If you like pretty colours and girly graphics, these are the ones to go for, otherwise unisex skis will perform just as well.
- Unisex or Male 1
Male skis can be used by women too - so have unisex appeal. Most girls will want to choose unisex skis that are about 5 cm shorter than they would for female specific skis because, compared with men of the same height, women tend to be lighter.
If you are a complete beginner, there is absolutely no point in buying skis that are intended for advanced skiers, it will actually hinder you instead of help you progress. Choose the ability level closest to what you are now and be honest with yourself! This way you can find skis that will catapult you to that next ability level in no time.
- Beg / Int-
Beginner / Intermediate - These skis are for people who are taking their first lessons, starting to link turns or just want an easy to ride pair of skis that will help them progress to the next level.
- Int / Adv1
Intermediate / Advanced - These skis are for people who are linking turns, happy cruising the piste and experienced skiers who want a top quality pair of skis.
Expert - For those who are very advanced skiers, can handle all terrain thrown at them with ease and are looking for a top-performing, high end pair of skis.
Some of our skis come with bindings as part of the package and some don't. Make sure you know what you're getting before you order!
- Incl. (Track Mounted)-
These skis come with bindings. They are mounted on a track system which is part of the ski itself. This means they can be mounted easily at home with no tools or previous knowledge. You can also adjust the bindings at any time so your friends can try them out or making it easier when it comes to sell them on.
- Incl. (Drill Mounted)-
These skis come with bindings. They are mounted on a 'flat deck' ski and so require professional mounting via drilling. We can do this for you in our workshop at no extra charge. Please see the individual product for more information
- Not Included1
These skis do not include bindings. They are sold as 'SKI ONLY' and will need bindings attached separately. They are flat decks so will require drill mounting by a ski technician. Bindings for these skis are available in our ski bindings section and we can mount them at no extra charge.
Where You Ski
The type of terrain you like to ski plays a massive part in what type of ski you should be using. Here we have broken it down to different parts of the mountain so you can select what type of skiing you do most of.
- All Mtn More Piste-
If you like to ski the whole of the mountain, dive in powder when you can but spend most of the time on the piste, this is the category for you. For more info check out our Ski Buying Guide
- All Mtn More Off Piste-
If you like to ski everywhere on the mountain but spend a lot of your time off piste and a bit less on piste, this is the section for you. For more info check out our Ski Buying Guide
If you like to stick to the piste 90-100% of the time, carve hard or simply cruise around this is where you want to be looking. For more info check out our Ski Buying Guide
- Park/Pipe (Freestyle)1
If you spend your time lapping the park, jibbing off features or attacking the pipe, this is where you want to be looking. For more info check out our Ski Buying Guide
If you're into big powder lines and are looking for a dedicated ski , we have a wide selection for you here. For more info check out our Ski Buying Guide
- Big Mountain-
For back-country expeditions, insane powder kickers and heli-drops. If this is what you skiing is about then this is your department. For more info check out our Ski Buying Guide
If you race in competition or simply love the speed and thrill a race ski gives, this is where you'll find them. For more info check out our Ski Buying Guide
The length of the ski is an important factor in getting the right ski for you and the terrain you want to ski. For more help check out our Ski Buying Guide
Ski Waist Width
This is the measurement at a ski’s width at the middle (waist) of the ski, which is the narrowest point. Narrower waist widths are quicker edge to edge during turns, while wider waist widths provide better flotation in powder and choppy snow.
For more help check out our
Ski Buying Guide
Ideal for racing and carving hard on piste. Not great in powder or chopped up snow.
Perfect for those that spend their time on piste. Easy to carve and fast edge to edge. Great control and grip and super fast. Not great in powder though,
Versatile all mountain skis. Easy enough to handle on piste and wide enough to give good float off piste. Great for skiers who move on and off piste a lot but spend more time on piste.
This size range contains wide all mountain skis as well as most freestyle skis. Wide all mountain skis are great in powder and choppy snow and can still handle well on piste. Harder to handle than narrower versions, for better skiers only. For freestyle, a wide ski gives solid landings and plenty of surface area for jibs and presses.
Perfect for big powder lines and exert skiers off piste. Hard to handle for beginners and not very good on piste or hard pack.
Camber profile is the curvature of the ski from the tip to the tail. Manufacturers are now producing many different camber profiles for different styles of skiing. If you are into cruising around the pistes or pipe riding we recommend a traditional positive camber ski. For off piste and more hardcore freestyle riding there are now some alternatives to choose from. Also for beginners, early rise rocker can help for easy turns.
- Positive Camber1
Camber is the traditional profile for skis offering skiers lots of edge hold, especially on harder snow. A cambered ski has a smooth arch underfoot and contact points near the tip and tail when unweighted; when the rider’s weight is added with the initiation of a turn, the pressure of their body weight flexes the ski providing a long, evenly pressured running surface and edge. Furthermore, as you unweight your skis at the tail end of a turn, cambered skis rebound to their natural profile, propelling you into your next turn. For more help check out our Ski Buying Guide
- Tip Rocker-
This profile places the front contact point further back from the tip, while the rear contact point remains close to the tail. The rockered tip allows for better flotation and less edge catch for increased float in deep snow, while the cambered rear stores and transmits energy similarly to a fully cambered ski. For more help check out our Ski Buying Guide
- Tip & Tail Rocker-
Early rise tip and tail skis have the playfulness and float of a rockered ski as will as the added edge hold of a cambered ski. Many ski manufacturers offer multiple types of Rocker/Camber/Rocker to facilitate different skiers, by pairing different amounts of rocker and camber with different ski widths and sidecuts, so there’s sure to be one for your needs. For more help check out our Ski Buying Guide
Full reverse camber. Rocker skis excel in deep powder. This profile provides the skis with less tip and tail hang up to prevent from catching edges and allows the skis to initiate turns extremely quickly because the ski achieves the shape it needs to carve before the skier puts any weight on it. This profile doesn't perform as well in icy conditions or on harder snow but if you spend lots of time in deep, untracked snow and like a more playful ski, Rocker is a great choice. For more help check out our Ski Buyers Guide
- Light Weight-
Super light weight skis that are designed for touring.
- Adjustable Flex-
Some skis have adjustable flex so that you can tailor the ski depending on the terrain or style of skiing you'll be doing.
- Skin Anchors-
Fixings to attach climbing skis to the bottom of the skis. Some touring skis will have these to make it easier to attach the skins for hikes in the back country.
- Reduced Tip Weight-
Thinned out tips to aid spinning and turning in tricky situations.
- Active Dampening-
Shock absorption system with coils and springs that actively reduces vibrations and shocks.
- KERS -
An energy recovery system that stores storing energy and releases it at the exit of a turn giving an extra kick and power.
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