The winter sport par excellence.
Alpine skiing is one of the most practiced and appreciated winter sports. Thanks to the speed and dynamism it requires, it gives emotion and adrenaline.
Winter sport par excellence, alpine skiing transmits the same emotions to both the professional athlete and the passionate tourist. It is essential for everyone to choose adequate equipment and technical clothing to ski in comfort and safety.
Clothing must be comfortable and facilitate body movements: waterproofness, water repellency and breathability are the characteristics that cannot be ignored. The helmet must be light but sturdy, the ski goggle must be suitable for the weather conditions. Finally, it is essential to choose skis and boots carefully, which must be suitable for the skier and his level of experience.
At Zinermann, in Livigno, you will not only find all the news of the best clothing and equipment brands, but you will have at your disposal a group of passionate experts who, for over 40 years, have been helping professionals and enthusiasts in the choice, preparation and customization of the equipment.
Skis and bindings
In today's skiing we no longer speak of skis and bindings but of an integrated system, which each company has developed and customized according to the user's level of performance and comfort. At Zinermann, in addition to a ski department stocked with all the news on the market, you will find expert skiers and ski instructors who will be able to advise you best in choosing the “right” tool. Also available for hire.
The most important part for skiing is the boot. Here we can surprise you with endless customization possibilities, from the simple thermoforming of the boot to the creation of specially molded insoles on your foot up to the injection-molded liner, completely tailored. Bootfitting has a long history at Zinermann: we have been extending, widening and milling boots for 40 years, all for your comfort. Also available for hire.
In addition to protect from the cold, clothing must be waterproof, water-repellent and must allow the right breathability to the body. The newest materials in addition are made with 4-way stretch fabric, allowing a perfect fit and ensuring movement without constrictions. At Zinermann you will find the best brands chosen for you.
Helmets and Masks
The helmet is the accessory that has become indispensable in recent years for all snow sports. There are several models with different characteristics and wearability, but also particular models that integrate perfectly with the clothing. They must be combined with the various shapes of the masks to protect the eyes during any change of light. At Zinermann we will be able to help you in your choice.
As in all sports, adequate protection is required. Previously used only by athletes, today safety equipments has become indispensable for all skiers. Back protectors, hand guards, shin guards are now in common use but we do not stop there: it is possible to protect your back, knees and ankles with the new exoskeletal protectors from SkiMojo, available for sale and for rent.