Groomers

PRINOTH

Official World Cup partner

2017 Audi FIS Skiing World Cup finals in Aspen, Colorado

Prinoth was an official partner of the World Cup finals in Aspen. The grand finale of the Alpine Skiing World Cup took place this year in Aspen (USA). Athletes gave all they had from March 15-19, 2017 in their quest to claim the coveted crystal globes. As an official partner, Prinoth also gave everything they had with their fleet of snow groomers. In cooperation with Aspen Snowmass, the US Ski Team and FIS, Prinoth was responsible for the preparation and maintenance of the slopes during the big event.
The entire Prinoth fleet involved
For the first time in twenty years, the Skiing World Cup finals took place outside of Europe. As a result, organizers pulled out all the stops to make certain that the event went off without a hitch. Naturally, it was essential to ensure that athletes were able to compete under optimal snow and slope conditions. With Prinoth as an official partner, the event profited from specialist expertise, a high-tech fleet of vehicles and an experienced hand when it comes to preparing slopes for major sporting events. The entire Prinoth fleet of snow-groomers was on hand in Aspen.
The cleanest and most efficient World Cup
finals
Leitwolf, Bison, Bison X and Husky with transportation cabin were on site to fulfill the Prinoth promise of high performance: clean and efficient slope preparation in every terrain. The Leitwolf with automatic winch, which was decorated in the colors of the US Ski Team, turned heads with more than just its appearance.
A competent partner for big events
Seamless operation and consistently high-quality results – those are the qualities that event organizers and ski resorts appreciate in a partner. The optimization of resources is the essential ingredient of ensuring optimal slope conditions on a daily basis.
Snowlicious rocks!
Aspen was the center of silver mining in the USA in the 19th century. The best skiers in the world also looked for and found precious metals at the finale. During the event, spectators and athletes celebrated great achievements both on and off the slopes. A highlight of the party zone was the Snowlicious food truck featuring exceptional culinary creations conceived by star chef Andrea Campi. The food was served from a remodeled Prinoth snow groomer with a professional kitchen. Simply delicious!

Photo: Prinoth

Photo: Marjon Besteman-Horna

The 2020/2021 winter season was by far the most challenging in the history of alpine tourism since 1945. ISR has asked the managing directors of…

Read more
Photo: Neveplast

In Milan, Italy, skiing in the school yard is possible with Neveplast. Giorgio Rocca (former Italian Alpine ski champion) was at the grand opening.

 

Read more
Photo: Archive of C. Mantona

This year's online forum at the Digital China Talk held in March focused on whether and how alpine winter sports destinations can benefit from the…

Read more
Photo: Kässbohrer Geländefahrzeug AG

In terms of ecological slope grooming, Kässbohrer continues to push back the borders of technology. From the diesel-electric Pistenbully 600 E+ to the…

Read more
Photo: Leitner

LEITNER was quick to see the importance of the direct drive for the future of ropeway engineering. LEITNER’s gearless DirectDrive, which operates with…

Read more

How to design children’s playgrounds and adventure stations to keep kids happy and make them want to come back.

Read more

In response to a suggestion received from the ISR readership, we are publishing an ongoing series of articles devoted to the basics of ropeway…

Read more
Photo: Dr. Christian Ortner

A pilot project with visibility markers as an obstacle warning based on the patented Ortner system is now in operation on a materials-handling…

Read more

In connection with his professional activities in the field of ropeway engineering – as a lecturer and assistant professor, sworn expert to the courts…

Read more
Photo: Axess AG

The new module for all access control systems: A sensor measures body temperature and a camera detects whether a protective mouth and nose mask is…

Read more

ISR Newsletter

Latest news relating to ropeways and winter destinations on your screen!

The most important news and reports about themes like ropeways, ski resorts, piste preparation, snowmaking and a lot more.

Subscribe now and stay in the know! Our bilingual Newsletter comes in German and English or German and French!
 

Subscribe

Subscription & Media Data