Blizzard Sport GmbH is a world-renowned ski company that was founded in 1954 by Anton Arnsteiner. Originated, and still made in Salsburg Austria, is now a subsidiary of Tecnica Group in Montebelluna, Italy. Blizzard has become best known for their all-mountain skis, the Bull family for Men, and the bestselling Ladies skis in the world- Black Pearl. Their racing heritage was accentuated in the 1958 FIS World Cup and 2014 it was memorialized for achieving a gold medal in men’s slalom in Sochi. Their Firebird racing series has inspired their new Men’s Thunderbird and Women’s Phoenix carving skis. Designed for hard packed, artificial, and icy snow as found in Eastern Canada and Eastern United States.