2012 Fischer Skis Nordic Touring Skis, Skate Skis and Skating Boots Now Available at ORS Cross Country Skis Direct

October 26, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Sports News
ORS Cross Country Skis Direct, a leading retailer and distributor for the nordic skiing industry in the United States, Canada and worldwide, recently announced availability of the Fischer Skis Company all-new products in the recreational nordic touring category and the skate skiing category. Featured products include the Fischer Spider 62 nordic skis, the Fischer SC SkateCut skating skis and the Fischer RC5 skate ski boots. All products are offered for purchase individually or combined with other components in specific complete cross country ski packages that include skis, boots, bindings and ski poles.

"Fischer Skis is a premier manufacturer in the nordic ski world, and we've proudly carried their products for over three decades. Each year we look forward to the improvements and innovations they bring to the cross country ski industry in the form of new products that further enhance the experience of the user", states Catherine Case, ORS Cross Country Skis Direct Consumer Relations and Sales Director. "The 2011-2012 ski season is an especially good one for the nordic skate skiing and recreational touring-light backcountry touring categories. We are excited to educate our customers about the Fischer SC SkateCut skating skis, Fischer RC5 NNN skate ski boots and the Fischer Spider 62 nordic skis."

The Fischer Spider 62 skis (http://www.orscrosscountryskisdirect.com/fischer-silent-spider-backcountry-skis.html) deliver new improvements in the nordic touring skis category. Along with waxless skis technology for universal grip and efficient kick & glide in all kinds of snow conditions and terrain, the Fischer Spider 62 cross country skis include full metal edges, lightweight and durable Air-Channel Core and exclusive Nordic Rocker technology. All these features combine to deliver a product with the versatility to perform well in-track, on any packed trails and exploring off-trail in deeper, untracked snow.

The Fischer SC SkateCut skating skis (http://www.orscrosscountryskisdirect.com/fischer-sc-skatecut-nis-skate-skis.html) include premium NIS (Nordic Integrated System) technology with the NIS plate factory-bonded to the skis. This allows for easy installation of any NIS skate bindings, as well as providing a solid, stable platform that delivers superior power transfer. The Fischer SC SkateCut NIS skate skis offer universal versatility to meet the needs of novice cross country skiers learning the skate technique and also advanced-level, high-performance skaters seeking everyday skate skis that provide lightweight durability, fast glide on all snow types and maximum control and balance.

The Fischer RC5 NNN skating boots (http://www.orscrosscountryskisdirect.com/fischer-rc5-skate-ski-boots.html) are an excellent match for the SC SkateCut skis and other Fischer skate skis. Fusing aggressive, technical features with warmth and comfort, the RC5 ski boots provide solid support and power transfer. The Integrated Canting mechanism ensures optimal lateral foot placement at all times, facilitating a flat ski and longer glide with every skate stride. The Twin Skin Concept and Thermo Fit work together to provide a custom, warm, comfortable and dry fit.

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 Fischer ski products is available for review at: http://www.orscrosscountryskisdirect.com/fischer.html