The summer can seem like one long wait for the snow to arrive and the lifts to open, however, it can also be a great time to prepare for next season and it's especially good if you are looking for new kit at a bargain price!
Summer ski sales are fantastic, you can save as much as 60% off equipment and clothing from skis to long johns and as long as you don't mind being seen in last season's colours it's the best time to shop! We have hunted around to bring you the best bargains of the summer...
Ellis Brigham – Midsummer Meltdown
Ellis Brigham has fantastic ‘midsummer meltdown’ sale with a whopping 50% off some skis and loads of other hardware and clothing. They have a great selection of sizes available online and have stores throughout the UK. Check out an Ellis Brigham store at your local indoor snow slope and take advantage of their great demo service, ‘try before you buy’ is the ultimate way to pick the skis or snowboard which suit you best!
Snow and Rock - Clearance
Snow and Rock’s summer clearance sale has up to 50% off their whole range of equipment and clothing, which happens to be one of the biggest selections of stock available in UK stores. There are only 24 Snow and Rock shops throughout the UK, however their online store stocks all of their inventory and delivers nationwide – easy peasy!
Freeze Pro Shop – End of Season Discounts
Freeze has a warehouse/ shop in our hometown of Edinburgh. A fantastic place to get advice, or just drop in for a chat with the some of the super friendly guys who work there, however, most of what they do is online. Freeze proudly ‘ride what we stock’ and have tested out all of the gear they sell, so you can be sure that they know what they are talking about. What’s more they have a very easy returns process and delivery of any orders over £100 are free!
Edge & Wax – Clearance
Edge & Wax have just appeared our radar with a massive 66% saving on some of their summer clearance items. They have a show room in Sussex, but do most of their business online and provide free delivery on all orders over £75. Edge & Wax also have a fantastic live chat facility to help you out if you need any advice, taking the fear out of shopping online for equipment!
Posted on Friday 01 Aug 2014