Industry Press Release

Fischer Skis U.S. adds resources

07/15/2016

Auburn, N.H. — Fischer Skis U.S., LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of privately-held Fischer Sports GmbH, has recently added two new resources to its in-house team.

Will Courtney has taken on the role of National Race Coordinator, and will be responsible for maintaining and growing Fischer Race in the US. Courtney, who has been coaching for Global Racing Ski Team for the past two seasons said, “After working on the coaching side for some years, I am excited to join the industry side of ski racing. Fischer has developed some of the best race product in the industry, and I look forward to being a part of the development and distribution of such a great product.”

Nick Baker, a former US Ski Team member and most recently a ski shop manager, has also recently joined the team at Fischer. Baker, who is based in Colorado will be responsible for Western Alpine Race and Retail support. “I am super excited to join the Fischer family and look forward to putting my diverse background to use in growing the brand,” said Baker.

Both Will and Nick are currently at Fischer’s summer race test center at Mt. Hood, OR. Based out of Valians Ski Shop.

FISCHER SPORTS GMBH

Since it was founded in 1924 the Austrian company has been known for innovation and the latest technologies. Fischer Sports GmbH is a single-source supplier in the fields of Alpine and Nordic and also specializes in hockey. Fischer Sports is the global market leader in Nordic skiing and one of the world’s largest ski producers. The headquarters are in Ried im Innkreis (Austria) and production facilities are located in Ried im Innkreis and Mukachevo (Ukraine). The Fischer Group of companies also includes the successful subsidiary Löffler, also located in Ried im Innkreis. Please visit www.fischersports.com for additional information about the Company and its products.