A number of athletes have announced news regarding their equipment manufacturers in the past few days:
Stacey Cook joins Stöckli
Next to Tim Jitloff and Julia Mancuso, Stacey Cook will be the next American starting with Stöckli equipment in the upcoming winter. „I'm very excited to announce that I am joining my teammate Julia Mancuso on Stöckli Skis this year. This small Swiss brand with a focus on swissquality and top support of its athletes is exactly what I'm looking for right now. I love the family feel of the company and am so excited for what's to come for Jules and I“, Cook writes on facebook.
Jean-Baptiste Grange extends contract with Fischer
Even though he was thinking about retirng before the past season, the reigning World Champion in slalom has now extended his contract with manufacturer Fischer for one more year. „I am looking forward to the challenge of improving my results further in the new season and taking up where I left off. My equipment is perfect and my manufacturer is having my back. The whole team is great and I feel very comfortable“, the 30-year-old Frenchman said.
Lotte Smiseth Sejersted heads to Head
After Lara Gut, the Head family welcomed another addition. 24-year-old Lotte Smiseth Sejersted from Hosle in Norway has signed a two-year deal to use HEAD Skis and boots.