Are YOU ready for the first FIS Alpine World Cup Giant Slalom race of 2019?

Adelboden, Switzerland Saturday, January 12th Our top gun Philipp Schörghofe is well prepared for one of his favourite races in Adelboden, Switzerland. He spent the Christmas festive period with his family and their three-year-old son and after that, he’s been getting ready for the upcoming races. Adelboden is known for its excellent race course, but even […]

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Seven Val D’Isere pre-race questions to Philipp Schörghofer

Our CEO Panu Lehti called Val D’Isere for a pre-race chat with Philipp Schörghofer. Here are Philipp’s answers to the seven tough questions ahead of tomorrow’s race at 10 AM. How were the conditions in Beaver Creek last week? The conditions were difficult, uneven hard and soft snow throughout the whole race course. How would […]

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Seven pre-race questions to Philipp Schörghofer

Our CEO Panu Lehti took the phone and had a chat with Philipp Schörghofer who is in Beaver Creek getting ready for tomorrow’s Giant Slalom World Cup race. Here’s what Philipp answered to the seven tough questions that Panu had prepared for him. What are your thoughts about Beaver Creek as a venue? It’s great […]

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The World Cup Ski Brand No one has Heard of…Yet

Philipp Schörghofer in Beaver Creek

Blog post based on the article in Skiing Penguin, Nov 2018, https://www.skiingpenguin.at/augment-der-unbekannte-weltcupski/ Augment is a ski company from Stuhlfelden, Pinzgau, Austria. The most hardcore alpine ski fans know the company by its original name, Croc. Since 2015 Augment has been working hard to make its real breakthrough in the FIS Alpine World Cup. The most […]

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Augment Racing Team

Augment is a synonymous with “faster, stronger, further” and stands for “more” in terms of value, effectiveness, and for overall greatness. Decades of experience and numerous successes, which were previously collected as service men and designers in the World Cup, World Championships or Olympic Games, flow into the production of each individual ski and thus […]

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Sölden FIS Alpine World Cup race secured

A year ago, in 2017 the jury had to cancel the men’s FIS Alpine World Cup GS opening race in Sölden due to wind gusts up to 120 km/h. This year the autumn has been unusually warm, but the jury confirmed last week that FIS World Cup opening race will take place next weekend Oct […]

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New name, the old company and the same people

Our new brand name will be “AUGMENT”. The company and our logo will remain the same as the people and owners behind it. As Croc Skis, all AUGMENT skis will be manufactured at our ski factory in Stuhlfelden. Croc Skis can still be used in all FIS races as long as athletes wish to do […]

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