Which Paddle Board is Best for You?

BIC Sport Ace-Tec paddle board

Like many things, you have many choices when it comes to paddle boards. If you’re in the market for a paddle board, you should spend a few minutes and read this blog post as it could save you from making an incorrect purchase. First, you should determine a classifications: All Around Touring Surf Race All Around – (Shown right) ThisRead More

The Best Men’s Ski Pant

Descente Comoro Mens Ski Pant

Descente knows ski clothing. They should. They’ve been making ski clothing since 1957 and are one of the top brands in the world. If you seen any Olympics in the last 40 years, you’ve seen Descente clothing on many competitors and racers. Descente’s iconic name (French for downhill skiing) and 3 arrow logo known asRead More

The Life of a Ski Helmet

K2 Thrive ski helmet or snowboard helmet is has a hard shell construction with a low profile design.

I attended the Ski and Snowboard Snow Show in Denver in February. This is where shops see all next years products. While getting a product presentation, helmet manufactures are saying you should replace your helmet every 5 – 7 seasons. When I first heard this, I thought it was just their way of creating sales.Read More

Ben Kaiser – ski jumper

Even though Alpine Accessories doesn’t sell ski jumping skis, it doesn’t mean we don’t appreciate the sport. Can you imagine going down a ramp, flying off into the air without seeing the bottom and then trying to land correctly some 100 feet down? Can you imagine downing this as a teenager? Ben Kaiser, a customerRead More

K2 Introduces K2 Ski Boots at 2013 SIA Snow Show

K2 Sports introduced their new ski boots for the 2013-2014 at the SIA Snow Show held in Denver in January, 2013.  The new K2 ski boots have been in developement for over five years. While most ski boots are developed from racers and technolgy is passed down, K2 started with a fresh slate and designed their boots for the current wider skis,Read More