Alpina's 50% high modulus carbon fiber CX-5 poles provide almost all of the stiffness of the 100% carbon poles at an a substantial price savings. Perfectly matched with Alpina's Velocity Skate and Classic skis the CX-5 poles offer the stiffness and strength needed for high speed propulsion while skating, double poling, or an aggressive diagonal stride. With a comfortable and warm synthetic cork grip and Alpina's 3-way Evolution strap the pole will always return to the proper grip in your hand after each push. On the other end of the pole you'll find a small racing basket with carbide tip for years of service even in the toughest of conditions.
The 50% carbon axle is light and stiff so all your energy goes into the propulsion down the track.
The contoured cork grips are warm, light and comfortable.
The Evolution strap ensures that the pole returns to your hand for the next push.
The carbide-tipped racing basket is lightweight and provides the power needed for superior performance.