Skis Collected Ready for Transportation
Once you have signed up with Ski Carriage, we will deliver you a Sportube case to your home or work address. Once you have loaded in your equipment you simply ring our courier partner UPS, following the instructions enclosed within the case and on our email. They will arrange a convenient collection day and location with you and your equipment will be delivered to our secure ski storage location. Should you wish us to look after your boots for you, then a box will also be sent to you to put these into. Remember there is no need to have booked your holiday yet.
Skis Transported to Resort
You let us know where & when you are travelling to within 2 weeks minimum of your arrival date at the resort. This can be entered onto our web site either when you initially sign up with us or alternatively once you have made your holiday booking. Remember - don’t wait to join us until you have booked your holiday, let us look after them for you straight away as its all included within the rate. Should you sign up with us and are travelling within the next 2 weeks then please call 01933 679842 as we still may be able to assist you.
Your ski and snowboard equipment is then delivered to your chosen resort in good time for skis or snowboards to be serviced and prepared ready for your arrival. We will let you know via email confirmation which location within your resort has your skis waiting for you, so you know where to collect them from.
Ski Collected Ready for Transporting Home
At the end of your trip you simply drop your skis off where you picked them up from and we will collect them shortly afterwards and return to our storage facility in the uk, where we look after them for you all year round. You just let us know where you want them delivering next time via the web site.
Traceable Ski Carriage
We have full traceablility of your equipment at every stage of its journey in conjunction with our courier partners.
Hard Shell Ski Carry Case
Our high density Sportube polyethylene hard-shell ski cases offer maximum protection for your skis and boards whilst being transported. They are designed to be lightweight while being strong and durable. They are designed to comfortably accommodate all new skis and binding systems.
Closed loop handling
We use world-leading companies like UPS, fedEx and TNT who all operate "closed-loop" handling systems ensuring that your valuable equipment is fully traceable throughout its journey. Unlike airlines who use handling agents and are often in a rush to load/unload the hold luggage as quickly as possible, the focus is on ensuring the delivery is on-time, accurate and undamaged.As well as full traceability of your equipment during transportation
Secure Ski and Snowboard Storage
Our secure ski storage location for your equipment is in Wellingborough, Northants. Your equipment is stored on purpose built racking, designed to protect it from damage. All of your skiing and snowboard equipment is insured by ourselves whilst being stored and when in transit, for more details please see our full terms and conditions.
Full Ski Servicing
Our ski outlet partners are completely committed to ensuring that all skis received from us receive a comprehensive ski service in good time for your arrival. The service will include cleaning the base by removing old wax, repairing any holes or scratches by filling them with p-tex, taking off excess p-tex leaving a flat surface, stone grinding the bases with a diamond finish, sharpening the base and side edges, machine waxing, structuring and polishing of the base and checking that the bindings are working properly. Additionally on arrival, the DIN settings will be checked and of course fitted to your boots.
No more losing a day of your holiday to have your skis serviced, they will be all done and set up ready for when you arrive. Leaving you to just get onto the slopes and enjoy all the benefits of having your own equipment with you.