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What it really takes to be a top Paralympic skier – on snow and in the mind

16 May 2014 - posted by Formthotics HQ

We couldn't have been prouder to see Formthotics Ambassador Adam Hall, on the snow during the Sochi Winter Paralympic Games 2014 – you may have caught our updates on the Formthotics Facebook page. We break down what helps make New Zealand alpine ski racer Adam such a success not just on his skis, but as an inspirational person.

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The importance of size and insoles for snowboard boots

19 November 2013 - posted by Formthotics HQ

As every snowboader knows, a good snowboard boot can make a huge difference to your comfort and performance on the slopes. Those who have only ever worn ill-fitting boots know just how uncomfortable they can become after several hours of use, while those who have found their perfect boots report decreases in injuries and improvements in control and comfort.

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Formthotics™ Ambassador - Jamie Prebble - New Zealand Ski Team

21 October 2013 - posted by Formthotics HQ

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Formthotics™ Ambassador - Nick Prebble - U23 New Zealand Ski Team

21 October 2013 - posted by Formthotics HQ

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Formthotics™ increase Paralympian skier’s speed

11 March 2012 - posted by Formthotics HQ

Adam Hall, NZ’s Order of Merit recipient, continues to dominate in slalom after winning both World Cup slalom races last week at his Northern Hemisphere home mountain, Winter Park CO.

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The importance of size and insoles for ski boots

2 May 2011 - posted by Formthotics HQ

ski boot insolesAs every skier knows, a good ski boot can make a huge difference in your comfort and performance on the slopes. Those who have only ever worn ill-fitting boots know just how uncomfortable they can become after several hours of use, while those who have found their perfect boots report decreases in injuries and improvements in speed, control and comfort.

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How to choose a sports orthotic

31 March 2011 - posted by Formthotics HQ

FS Run Dual Red Blue 3 zoomShoe orthotics are inserts that you slip into your shoe in order to correct or prevent a medical problem. About 75% of people will experience some sort of foot, leg or back problem in their lifetimes, and orthotics are used to treat many of these common problems.

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