Davo Karničar is a world-class extreme skier. The first man ever to ski down Everest and the first to ski down the highest mountains of all seven continents. And he did it all on a pair of Elans …
Glen Plake: Why Chamonix?Aug 13, 2019
Chamonix is a place that needs very little introduction. For hundreds of years it has been a destination of renown. I always laugh when I see a Chamonix poster hanging prominently on a wall in other ski resorts.
Good woodJul 23, 2019
Wood is beautiful. Wood is strong. Wood is pliable. Wood is firm. Wood smells good. Wood is life. Wood is a cradle. Wood is nature. Wood is Slovenian. Wood is Elan.
Love your skisJul 23, 2019
Well tuned and maintained skis are a guarantee for long term satisfaction and joy on the snowy slopes.
Skis that don't skidJul 22, 2019
The SCX ski single-handedly opened the door to a completely new way of skiing – and introduced a new term into the skiing lexicon – carving.
Elan Ibex Tactix folding skiJul 22, 2019
Throughout history there have been many attempts to make a folding ski, a ski that literally folds in half from the middle, but all have failed for a number of reasons. Making a ski that folds over without sacrificing its fundamental characteristics was an impossible task.