ORS Cross Country Skis Direct Offers New 2012 Rossignol Skis and Fischer Skis Packages

October 26, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Sports News
ORS Cross Country Skis Direct, a leading retailer and distributor for the nordic skiing industry, recently announced availability of the new line of cross country ski and backcountry-telemark ski complete packages for the 2011-2012 winter season in the United States, Canada and worldwide. With ski packages offered for all major categories, including backcountry touring, recreational nordic touring and high-performance skate skiing, carefully selected skis, bindings, ski boots and ski poles are combined to deliver packages geared for specific needs and applications.

"Each year we enjoy spending a great deal of time analyzing the long list of new products released by our venders in the cross country skis and telemark-backcountry skis industry. And the best part of the process is combining selected componentry in the skis, bindings, ski boots and ski poles categories to create complete ski packages to meet the broad range of nordic skiing and backcountry touring disciplines", explains Catherine Case, ORS Cross Country Skis Direct Consumer Relations and Sales Director. "This year we have highlighted packages from Rossignol Skis and Fischer Skis in the telemark-backcountry touring category, recreational nordic touring category and the skate skis category. New skis include the Rossignol BC125, Fischer Spider 62 and Fischer SC SkateCut skating skis. Ski boots include the Scarpa T4, Alpina T20 Plus and Fischer RC5."

The Rossignol BC125 skis complete package (http://www.orscrosscountryskisdirect.com/backcountry-rossignol-bc125-skis-package.html) takes marquee billing in the popular backcountry-telemark skiing category. Along with the Rossignol BC125 skis, options are also available for ski boots and bindings, including the Scarpa T4 boots, Garmont Excursion boots, Voile 3-Pin Hardwire bindings and Voile Switchback bindings. The Black Diamond Traverse ski poles are also included with this Rossignol BC 125 package. Tailored to meet any aggressive telemark skiing and backcountry touring skiers, these waxless skis with fat platform deliver superb float and carve flawless, natural downhill turns.

The Fischer Spider 62 skis complete package (http://www.orscrosscountryskisdirect.com/otbdb-fischer-silent-spider-skis-package.html) delivers a unique blend of features to make a broad range of recreational touring skiers happy. Along with the Fischer 62 skis, options are also available for ski boots and bindings, including the Rossignol BCX2 boots, men's and women's Alpina T20 Plus boots, Rottefella T3 Auto NNN bindings and Rottefella BC Auto NNN bindings. The Swix Classic Aluminum cross country ski poles are also included with this Fischer Spider 62 package. Whether the focus is kick and glide classic ski striding in groomed nordic ski tracks or adventuring off and exploring untracked territory, these full metal edge, waxless skis with S-Bound Nordic Rocker technology will perform marvelously.

The Fischer SC SkateCut NIS skate skis complete package (http://www.orscrosscountryskisdirect.com/sport-fischer-sc-skatecut-nis-skating-skis-package.html) offers a host of features for beginning skate skiers and more seasoned skaters alike. Along with the Fischer SC SkateCut NIS skating skis, the other components included in this package are the Fischer RC5 NNN skating boots, Rottefella Exercise NIS NNN skate bindings and Swix Comp CT5 skate ski poles. Fusing high-performance features with comfort and ease of use, this skate ski package allows newcomers to quickly build confidence and a more efficient technique, while nordic skaters already familiar with the discipline will enjoy the fast gliding and optimal control and balance features of the Fischer SC skis and the other components offered in this package.

About ORS Cross Country Skis Direct
ORS Cross Country Skis Direct is a privately held company specializing in sales and service of nordic and backcountry skiing equipment, accessories and apparel. Representing the industry's most respected and innovative manufacturers, including Rossignol, Madshus, Fischer, Alpina, Salomon, Voile, Scarpa, Garmont, Rottefella, Black Diamond, Darn Tough, Sporthill and more. The company thoroughly tests all products it sells in the mountains and ski trails of Vermont, where the company is headquartered. ORS Cross Country Skis Direct has been providing consumer sales for over three decades to the U.S. market through multi-channel outlets that include store front, Internet and phone sales. Their full line of packages is available for review at: http://www.orscrosscountryskisdirect.com/all-cross-country-skis-packages-sets.html