In this category you will find a selection of cross country ski poles.
Cross Country Ski Poles
Cross country ski poles can be made of various types of materials. Ski poles for beginners are most often made of aluminium, whereas the more expensive cross country ski poles contain different amounts of carbon. The advantage of cross country ski poles with carbon is that the poles will be stiffer and thereby give the glide more energy.
It is recommended to choose shorter cross country ski poles for classic cross country skiing compared to cross country skating. Besides that, it is the same cross country ski poles used for the various types of cross country skiing. Cross country ski poles for classic skiing should be around 30 cm shorter than your own height, whereas it should be around 15-20 cm shorter for cross country skating.