Ski and snowboard servicing available in our fully equipped workshop



We have a fully equipped in-store workshop where we service all of our rental ski gear, as well as carrying out servicing and repairs on customers equipment.

Our skimen provide expert servicing, waxing and edging, for skis and snowboards by hands or machine. Using the most up to date machinery and tools from Wintersteiger we professionally service and tune your skis as if they were our own for your best on mountain experience!

We service your skis the way you want, from a basic wax or edge sharpening through to repair of the most severe damage.  If a Ski or Snowboard can be repaired, then we have the equipment to fix it.



Not all skis and boards should be serviced the same

The type of skiing or riding you do, and your ability level determine how your equipment should be prepared and this can make the difference between you achieving the next ability level or enjoying your first few days on the slopes without consistently falling over because your skis are not tunes properly.

There are a number of processes we can provide for your equipment, and below is details on these and why they are important.




Damage Repair

Damaged the edge or base of your skis while out on the mountain.  No problem pop them in to us at sports 1600 and let one of our ski technicians take a look at them for you.  There are many ways that damaged skis can be repaired and these guys know all the stuff to get your favourite pair of skis serviced, fixed and get you back out on the peist the next day.

Ski and Snowboard Servicing

Not going fast enough on your skis or board or find that you don't seem to have grip with your edges. No problem for us!! Drop in your equipment and our specially trained ski technicians will take a look and advise you on the best servicing solution for your needs.  Using top of the range equipment they will renew your skis. A full service will structure, sharpen and wax your equipment. making sure you are the leader of the pack on the slopes.

Storage Wax

Once your holiday is over and you are preparing your skis to be returned to their ski locker till next year.  It is a good idea to get a storage wax service.  Our technically trained ski technicians will service your skis and add an extra special wax that can be left on throughout the whole storage period.  Keeping your ski base soft and in top form for your next holiday in Meribel.  

Specific Edging

Not everone skis to the same level.  Race skiiers for example like a whole different tuning to the edge of their skis for the technicality of the skiing they take part in.  At Sports 1600 our technicians are all technically trained and can service the edge of your ski to your specific requirement.  Just pop in and have a chat to them.