The Roller-ski French Championships takes place in Les Menuires from August, 22nd to 24th .
Come in numbers to attend this event. Commonly callerd roller skiing, the roller-ski is one of the Nordic skiing activities but it is practiced on tarmac. First of all, this discipline is a way of cross-skiing training in summer because in 1971, the French team would have used to train themselves before the Olympics of Sapporo (1972).
Although it is a little developed in France, there are still beautiful races during the French Championships. This summer, Les Menuires welcomes the roller-ski French championships from August, 22th to 29th 2014. Throughout the weekend, the participants will play three tests: the prologue of 3.8 km, the pursuit and the sprint. This activity can be added to the exceptional diversity of the activities available over there and allows now on anticipating the joys of Nordic sports before the winter season.
The equipment required for the practice :
The roller-ski will be perfect for the thrill seekers. This combination of skating, ice-skating and cross-country skiing now attracts other participants in search of new sensations. For the success of this discipline, it requires a pair of roller skis, Nordic ski boots, fixations in the standards of the ski boot and specific sticks of Nordic ski for a good adhesion on the tarmac. In case of fall, the helmet is an indispensable element. Les Menuires promises you an unforgettable moments during the roller-ski French Championships.