Buying Equipment

Equipment Requirements:

  • SL Skis (Men: 165cm length, Women: 155cm length)
  • GS Skis (Men: 190cm length, 35m radius, Women: 183cm length, 30m radius)
  • 4 buckle boot
  • Poles

Places to get equipment

Best Option: ebay, craigslist – Low prices yet high quality equipment.

Second Best Option: Academy Ski Swaps – If there is enough interest we can arrange a team trip.

      • Burke
      • GMVS
      • Stratton (Nov. 29th, 3-7PM, Nov. 30th 9AM-5PM)
      • CVA (Oct. 12th)
      • Mansfield

Online Stores – Usually they are pricey, but sometimes they have close outs on last season’s equipment.

Local Shops – Very infrequently do local shops have race equipment, but they can be a good source for boot fitting and picking up non technical equipment such as clothes, hats, gloves etc.

Places to get clothing

  • Patagonia – High quality clothing, but expensive. Team gets 50% discount (contact captains).
  • Mountain Hard Wear – Cheaper than Patagonia, but still high quality. Team gets 50% discount (contact captains).
  • Steep and Cheap – Great daily deals.