Adam Hall at Para Alpine Skiing World Championships 2017

20 March 2017 - posted by Formthotics HQ

New Zealand grown paralympic alpine ski racer and Team Formthotics superstar, Adam Hall, recently claimed huge success at the Para Alpine Skiing World Championships in Travisio, Italy, adding a bronze in slalom to his medal tally – and we couldn't be prouder!

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Triathlete Mike Phillips comes in 2nd at his first ironman race

23 February 2017 - posted by Formthotics HQ
Mike Phillips, New Zealand triathlete and a member of team Formthotics, took part in his first ironman distance race in Challenge Wanaka (New Zealand) last weekend (3.8km swim, 180km bike, 42km run). He did amazing, coming in at 2nd place! Below he shares a snapshot of the day. 
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Jamie Prebble Ski Cross Results - Going Big!

03 February 2017 - posted by Formthotics HQ
Formthotics is thrilled to have Jamie Prebble as our Ambassador in Ski Cross representing the New Zealand Ski Team. Jamie has worn Formthotics in his ski boots finding they are a true help with the perfect positioning of his feet inside his boots when racing in the intense way this sport requires. The increased responsiveness and feedback along with the comfort Formthotics Snow and Ice provide are all major power to his ski racing. Jamie has had some success with great results in several World Cups in December 2016 and January 2017 along with a big win at the Europe Cup Ski Cross Race this January 2017. 
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Jamie Prebble - How he trains and competes as world class skier

16 December 2016 - posted by Formthotics HQ
New Zealand ski-cross athlete and dedicated  Formthotics wearer,  Jamie Prebble , admits: 'my   second home is with the snow and on the mountains'  – a nd true to form, he is working long and  hard to compete in   world-class sporting events. Currently  training for the 2018 Winter Olympics and World Cup freestyle skiing races, he shares insight into what is involved on all levels: 
mental, physical and emotional.
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The Ultimate Running Adventures with Dr. Andrew Murray

05 December 2016 - posted by Dr. Andrew Murray

We have recently had the priviledge of seeing Doc Andrew Murray at the College of Podiatry Conference in Glasgow, Scotland November 17-19 as he was one of the main keynote speakers.

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Formthotics, I wouldn't go skiing without them | Jamie Prebble

18 November 2016 - posted by Formthotics HQ
New Zealand ski-cross skier (aka Team Formthotics terrain master), Jamie Prebble, has his eye (and feet) on the prize – and he's giving it everything to qualify and compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics. Leaving no stone unturned in his quest to break history for New Zealand and achieve his dream of winning an Olympic medal, Jamie admits that when he thinks of Formthotics, he thinks of a 'competitive edge.' Here's why:
 
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Michaela Herlbauer's - Successful Ironman Triathlon Hawaii Debut

25 October 2016 - posted by Michaela Herlbauer

 

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The European Transcontinental Race - A Rewarding Challenge!

21 October 2016 - posted by Peter Sandholt

Peter Sandholt is a part of Team Formthotics in Denmark. He has done several challenging long distance cycling races around the world - all with the support of Formthotics in his cycle shoes. Benefits Peter gets through Formthotics are more power in his pedals and a lack of 'hotfoot' on those long distances.

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Mountain Biking Adventures in the Swiss, French, and Italian Alps

20 October 2016 - posted by Rose Green

Jackson and Rose Green, our tandem mountain biking couple from Team Formthotics had an opportunity to venture to Europe from their homeland of New Zealand and experience the alps of Switzerland, France and Italy for six weeks. Come enjoy this amazing trip with them...on their 'normal' mountain bikes. "Our Formthotics were fantastic and my previously injured ankle is going from strength to strength. We did a lot of bike carrying to get up to some spectacular places. This wouldn't have been possible for me without the using Formthorics (and the numerous hours my podiatrist has spent on my feet!). "  

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Formthotics supports the Red Bull 400 Planica Race

19 September 2016 - posted by Formthotics HQ

Despite the pouring rain and incredibly steep and pristine conditions, one thousand runners representing 24 countries turned up 17 September to race 400 meters straight up the Gorišek brothers ski flying hill in Planica, Slovenia. The 2016 Red Bull 400 Planica competition started in the rain and ended in the sun with victories going to Italy, Turkey, Czech Republic and Slovenia. This is definitely one of the most difficult 400 metre races in Europe!

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