|Possibility of active participation of the sitskier||From low to very active|
|Maximum weight of the sitskier||< 80 kg / 180 lb|
|Required ski level of the pilot||Good|
The Piloted Dualski is mainly advised for families or ski-organizations looking for a long-lasting equipment and universally recognized for its qualities, its reliability and its easiness to use.
Unbeatable quality / price / performances ratio.
The reliability is worldwide recognized.
The Fournales shock absorber and the bucket seat offer a very good comfort.
Quick learning for the pilot who already have a good ski level.
The sitskier, depending on his disability, can be very active and in coordination with the pilot.
Fournales FT model : French manufacturing well-known for its qualities.
It offers an optimal comfort and can be precisely adjusted to the sitskier’s weight thanks to a high-pressure pump.
Details on the Shock absorbers page.
Articulated and removable piloting bar
This articulated and removable bar is fixed between the frame and the seat.
It offers an excellent handling. The articulation allows the pilot to comfortably follow the slope’s movements.
The pilot is linked to the Piloted Dualski thanks to the safety leash.
Articulated bucket seat
Comfortable and equipped with a 4-point harness for a perfect support.
The skiers who have a good mobility can also use the other TESSIER seats in order to ski still more actively.
More information : seats
2 gaz jacks help the pilot to rise the Piloted Dualski up in order to take the chairlift with little efforts.
The frame’s shape brings a stable base and make easier the chairlift’s off-loading.
Options and accessories
How many colors are available?
The Piloted Dualski is available in black and red.
The piloting bar is black.
Which shock absorber?
Fournales FT: a reliable shock absorber, ideal for a collective use (ski schools, organizations) as well as for a personal use. It can be precisely adjusted to the sitskier’s weight thanks to a high-pressure pump.
Details on Shock absorbers page.
What kind of accessories to stay warm?
-UTY-TESSIER warm cover. 2015-2016 novelty. Essential for sitskiers. This brand new technical and ergonomic cover will suit to everyone. Available only for the articulated bucket seat.
– The fabric leg cover fits every kind of seats. Easy to install and useful thanks to its pocket, it provides you a very good protection against the wind and snow spatter.
-Lafuma-TESSIER mittens. Warm and easy to fit. It is a useful accessory for people who can’t use standard gloves.
What do I need to take the draglift?
The skilift harness system is essential for the use of draglift.
Several model are available in function of the kind of lift (poma lift or T-bar)
In France, the use of a same pole by the sitskier and its pilot can be allowed only if the draglift can support such a load.
Details on Skilift harness systems page.
(Every TESSIER products are certificated by the French Government to take the chairlift without any additional accessories. Chairlifts are more comfortable ; we can really recommend that you favour it)
Do you offer adapted clothes for sitskiers?
TESSIER is official distributor of UTY®, clothes for skitskiers : Ski jackets, ski pants and softshell.
The shape and all the details are designed for a comfortable use in a sited position.
Details on UTY page
How to move easily on the snow with my wheelchair?
Wheelblades are the ideal solution to move on the snow with a wheelchair.
Compact, light, easy to use and fast to install on the front wheels.
Perfect to access to the slopes and move in a snowy ski resort.
Details and video on Wheelblades page
Are the skis included?
If you want.
TESSIER equipment is usable with standard skis and bindings of every brand.
We offer several model from Rossignol, tested and selected to offer you the most adapted product to you practice.
Models and availability on request.
Do you offer training to use TESSIER products?
A training is recommended for piloting both the Piloted Dualski and the Tempo Duo (same training).
These training is offered by TESSIER trainer partners, in France and abroad.
Details on Training page
“That was wonderful. A very quick takeover and exceptional feelings. We skied black slopes, bumps of the snowpark…Turns very fast into the funparks, the Dual can go anywhere. Only happiness and finally a passion that we can share at 4. Congratulation for your equipment, that’s the best.”Chaumeton family
In 2014 February, we bought a Piloted Dualski for our son, Allan. Now it is our second ski season. We are coming back from a week in Avoriaz and we would like to share with you our happiness to bring Allan on the mountains. He is very comfortable and asks for more!!!! We must state that the weather conditions were perfect!Herin family