Industry Press Release



Manhattan, NY (August 26, 2009) –Traveling with your skis has just become easier and safer. Athalon Sportgear, Inc. a leading company in the sport and travel bag industries has just launched its Platinum Armored Wheeling Ski Collection. The Platinum Collection is constructed out of “can’t be torn” ballistic nylon; it’s made to withstand rough handling, rough weather, and rough terrain on the way to the slopes. Offering total protection of tips and bindings and a soft, luxurious nylon lining, your skis are sure to stay intact and arrive at your destination in the same condition they left home. The Platinum Ski Bag is amazingly lightweight (only 10 lbs), and folds in three for easy storage when you are home and have arrived to the slopes. The Platinum Armored Wheeling Ski Bag is made to fit two pairs of skis and comes in two different sizes 165 cm and 185 cm. The bag is available in Black and Silver and MSRP is $200.00 – $220.00. Also found in the Platinum Collection are three different sized wheeling duffels, and an “everything” boot bag.

About Athalon

Athalon is a Manhattan based company, founded over 45 years ago by avid sport enthusiasts and travelers in the Rocky Mountains. During its growth Athalon has grown into the snow sport, travel, and golf industries. The company is best known for its refreshing designs that offer quality and thoughtful features. For more information on Athalon, including company history, product lines and availability in your area visit them at