"Official Service Provider" for FIS Freestyle skiing and Snowboard World Cup Events
The world’s top Freestyle skiers and snowboarders will reap the benefits of a newly announced partnership as PRINOTH was named an Official Freestyle skiing and Snowboard Service Provider for select FIS World Cup events.
Included in the partnership are the FIS World Cup tours of Ski Cross, Snowboard Cross, in addition to the World Cup tours for both Slopestyle and Half Pipe in Freestyle Skiing and Snowboard. PRINOTH will provide snow goomers at all of the events in addition to sharing its technology to aid in the course design process.
“By teaming up with PRINOTH, FIS has taken the next step forward in enhancing its course design work,” said FIS Freestyle Skiing Coordinator Joe Fitzgerald. “The combination of their state-of-the-art snow groomers and design technology will be a massive advantage in creating top-of-the-line courses at our World Cup tour stops.”
As part of the deal, PRINOTH will be engaged with the FIS Freestyle and Snowboard World Cup tours through the 2015/16 season. Its’ shaping and grooming equipment will be an integral part of the course building in the upcoming season. In addition, PRINOTH will be the Official Supplier of all shaping and snow grooming equipment for the upcoming 2015 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships in Kreischberg, Austria.
“We have seen first-hand the professionalism and innovative technologies that PRINOTH provides at events,” said Uwe Beier FIS Snowboard Race Director. “Joining forces will give FIS the opportunity to take our courses and races to the next level.”
PRINOTH and FIS also aim to take the partnership to the next level, extending the focus to include an educational programme that will help FIS course builders and designers share their knowledge to take the sport to an even higher level. Already, PRINOTH was a key partner in the inaugural FIS Course Builders Workshop, held in October 2014 in Munich.
“We saw firsthand at the Course Builders Workshop the experience and knowledge that an established company like PRINOTH can provide,” said FIS Ski Cross Race Director Martin Fiala. “We look forward not only to continuing this initiative through this new partnership, but expanding it even further to reach more professionals in the field in the upcoming years.”
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