Alpine Accessories would like thank K2 Ski Alliance for donating a minimum of $25,000 annually to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and other organizations on behalf of all K2 women’s product. K2 has donated over $1,100,000 to organizations worldwide in the past decade to help women to stay healthy and active. Being sedentary and overweight increases one’sRead More
BIC SUP paddleboard trainers Steve and Cindy gave the Alpine Accessories Board House staff a full day of training on everything SUP. Both in store and on the water training, at the Board House at Three Oaks Recreation Area in Crystal Lake, gave our paddleboard instructors additional techniques for advanced paddle boarding.
At the beginning of every season we see people bringing in their skis and snowboard to get tuned or buying new gear in anticipation for the season ahead. But how many of us are getting our bodies ready for the slopes? If you are out of shape, it could ruin a otherwise great vacation. WhenRead More
Women’s ski clinics and lessons help women reach their full potential in an atmosphere that is fun, uplifting and motivating.
Salomon rep Brian Crespo was at Alpine Accessories Ski and Snowboard Shop to update our sales staff on the new line of Salomon Skis and Ski Boots. The 2011-2012 Salomon BBR 8.9 Ski is the shape of the future for skiing. The new patented ultra wide V shape was designed by and named after formerRead More
K2 2012-2013 snowboards have arrived at Alpine Accessories. K2 snowboards are new for our shop and Alpine Accessories is the first shop in the Chicagoland area to receive their shipment. K2 is selective who they have for dealers. K2 is the second largest manufacturer of snowboards after Burton. K2 makes a snowboard, the Fastplant, with a 5 year manufacturersRead More
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
Get more out of your paddle boarding experience Paddle board accessories can make your paddling experience more fun, safer and easier. There are basic must have accessories such as a paddle, a PFD and a leash that will make life easier for you on the water. Paddles: Paddles can range from under 2 pounds toRead More
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 IBEX Ski and Snowboard Club had a special day at Alpine Accessories where their members were given one day specials, refreshments and a table set up with their upcoming trip information. Members talked to customers / hopefully potential members about the clubs trips.