Nordic 700 Performance Cross-country Skiing Poles
rigid and lightweight for an excellent pendulum effect
adjustable gauntlet and cork grip
362 g per pair in 150 cm.
68% carbon and 32% fibreglass tube
Small and lightweight washer considerably improves movement of the pole.
135 to 170 cm
68% carbon tubes, polypropylene basket.
Our design team is based at the foot of Mont Blanc, in Haute-Savoie (France). All year round, our designers create and develop products that are appealing, simple, and technologically advanced. These are then ruthlessly tested in the field, as we remain convinced that only through rigorous testing under real world conditions, like the ones you will be using them in, can we continue to provide you with better products than ever.
cross-country skiers looking for rigidity, lightness and a pendulum effect in their poles
Store poles in a dry place
Not suitable for alpine skiing.
How to choose your pole length for skating?
The choice of pole is very important for cross-country skiing. If it is too short or too long you will have a lot of difficulty skiing properly. For skating technique: They should be large to maximise drive. There are two ways of calculating the right size: Length of skating poles = Skier's shoulder or Length of skating poles = Skier's height x 0.89 The length of the poles will also depend on the skier's physical attributes.
How to choose your pole length for classic skiing?
For classic technique: Alternative (or classic) cross-country ski poles are slightly smaller. Length of poles = Skier's armpit or Length of poles = Skier's height x 0.83 Once again, the length of the poles will also depend on the skier's physical attributes.
How to choose your pole?
Aluminium poles are solid, heavy and inexpensive - ideal for beginners. Fibreglass poles are more lightweight and fragile and should only be used on slopes. Carbon fibre poles and those with other very lightweight materials are durable and stiff.
* The prices listed on the site are the prices recommended by DECATHLON SA's central purchasing department.