Cross Country Skiing

Introducing More of Instagram’s Best

A couple of weeks ago, we started introducing the athletes who have been sharing their photos with @Sprongo on Instagram. Today, we’d like for you to meet a few more. Introducing. . . Lisa Agerer Lisa Agerer is a European skier who currently skis for Italy, but has been on the ski team of almost every high-ranking country in the European ski sphere. Earlier this year, Lisa placed first for Austria in the European Cup’s Super G race in Saalbach-Hinterglemm. She also has one of the raddest ski racer Instagram feeds! Jas Bruce Originally from Scotland, Jas Bruce now hops between Val d’Isere, France, and Wanaka, New Zealand, where he works as a ski coach and trains international ski instructors. As a former national alpine ski team member, himself, there are few people you’d rather have looking out for ways to improve your skiing. He is also a…

#SYNCSPRONGO TO WIN

Share your best skiing and snowboarding photos and videos on Instagram for your chance to WIN spot prizes and/or a grand prize at the end of the competition. INSTAGRAM ENTRIES To enter your photos or videos via Instagram simply; Mention @syncperformancefirst and @sprongo in your post and Use the hashtag #syncsprongo The winning photos and videos will be determined by SYNC Performance and Sprongo. We will choose winners in each category for spot prizes over the course of the competition. If you are a winner we will notify you on Instagram by commenting on your photo as well as announcing it on the Sprongo and SYNC Performance Facebook pages. COMPETITION GUIDELINES The hashtag #syncsprongo must be included in your Instagram post to enter the competition. You must also follow @syncperformancefirst and @sprongo on Instagram. The competition opens 1 April 2016 and will close on the 30th of April 2016. The…

Ski Team Top 5 at NCAA 2016 Use Sprongo

Sprongo is used by leading NCAA teams The National College ski championships took place from March 9 to March 12.  The championship sports are Alpine Giant and Slalom and Nordic Freestyle and Classic. The NCAA put on an unbelievable event at Howelson. The fireworks, the crowds and the college spirit were in full force under the lights. It was a World Cup level atmosphere supported by World Cup level skiing. As expected, Sprongo users dominated the results, with the top 5 overall all longtime users. These were Denver, Colorado, Utah, Montana State and Dartmouth.  For the first couple of days, Montana State was able to take and hold top spot, before a decisive come back from Denver on days 3 and 4 to take the overall rankings. Montana State starts strong but Denver rules, for the 23rd time! The first two days of the competition saw Montana race to the…

Scandinavia: ski with Sprongo

The majority of Sprongo ski teams come from the American continent. Though not only US and Canadian teams choose Sprongo to analyse and brush up their sports results. Recently we’ve got raising number of views from our Scandinavian team – Mittuniversitetet (Mid Sweden University). It’s one of the leading research centres in the ski industry. Have a closer look at it. Mid Sweden University  (MSU) is another Scandinavian heavy user of Sprongo’s video analysis platform. Situated in the geographical centre of Sweden, MSU has three campuses. One in Sundsvall, one in Härnösand and in Östersund. It offers its student a place where they can meet, learn to think in new ways and get inspired. Ski research time MSU develops programmes of winter and summer sports. In 2007 the Swedish Winter Sports Research Centre (SWSRC) became part of Mid Sweden University. In partnership with the Swedish Olympic Committee and others, nowadays it’s one…

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