|Possibility of active participation of the sitskier||From low to very active|
|Maximum weight of the sitskier||< 90 kg / 200 lb|
|Required ski level of the pilot||Good|
Tempo Duo brings a maximum of comfort and pleasures to every person, whatever their disability, who wants to discover the joy of riding with the feeling to ski almost alone.
Easy removable piloting bar.
All TESSIER seats are adaptable on Tempo.
Several models of shock absorbers are available.
Footrest in function of your needs: Active or Relax.
A maximum of comfort thanks to a full suspension system add to an adjustable shock absorber.
Comfortable and ergonomic bucket seats.
Ideal for ski schools and associations. Tempo is also usable in Solo version.
Only one frame for two kind of use.
Integral and adjustable suspension
Full suspended frame with high quality Öhlins shock absorber and Quickset system.
Your comfort and sensations are increased thanks to the integral suspension movement.
Set the shock absorber in 2 seconds and without any tools thanks to the Quickset system.
Look at shock absorber page
Two seats are often used in Duo version:
The articulated bucket seat allows a forward position for people who want to participate actively while skiing or adjust the inclination of the backrest.
The Grand Confort bucket seat for people with heavier disability or who want an optimal comfort. The seating is wider; the position is elongated and covered with a handmade cover with qualitied and very comfortable foam.
Both are equipped with a 4 point harness for a good support.
Sitskiers who have a good mobility of the upper body could use the other TESSIER seats to ski more actively.
Details on seats page
Assistance to lift up the frame: Two strong gas jacks help the pilot to lift up the equipment to take the chairlift.
Wait of the chairlift in total ease and effortless thanks to the kinematic which offer a perfect balance.
Locking in high position
For more comfort and ease while loading, Tempo Duo is equipped in option with the locking system of the frame in high position with rope command.
The goal is to relieve the pilot and take over heavier people.
Articulated and removable piloting bar
The piloting bar could be mounted and removed very easily at the rear of the frame without removing the seat.
Tempo Duo is quickly configurable in Solo version.
The removable bar makes the transport and storage very easy.
Options et accessories
Wich seat to choose?
TESSIER offers composite seats adapted to everyone.
– 7 size whose 1 kid, with different backrest height and width.
– 3 completion: Kevlar-carbon, Carbon and Gelcoat.
-2 bucket seats (Grand Confort and articulated)
Details on seat page
Wich shock absorber to choose?
For Tempo Duo we recommend the Öhlins shock absorber with Quick set system.
It is ideal for a collective use. (clubs, association, ski school) Easy adjustment to all weight without any tools.
2 other models are available for Tempo (recommend for Solo use)
– Öhlins SX: simple (no hydraulic adjustment). It offers a real comfort and efficiency close to the PRC. A good value for money.
– Öhlins PRC : High quality product with excellent value for money. The most used on Scarver, for leisure or racing.
Details on shock absorber page
Which accessories to stay warm?
UTY-TESSIER warm cover. Essential for sitskiers. This brand new technical and ergonomic cover will suit to almost everyone.
The fabric leg cover is ideal for a leisure use. Soft, easy to install and useful with the pocket on the knees. It protects you from wind and snow projection.
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 ski lift harness 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 the same darglift pole by the pilot and his passenger could be authorized only on draglifts which could support their weight.
Details on Skilift harness 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 an adapted range of clothes for sitskiing?
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 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 a training to use TESSIER products?
For the piloting of Tempo Duo and Piloted Dualski, a training is recommend.
These trainings are offered by TESSIER trainer partners.
Details on Training page
Dimensions of the Tempo Duo
l1 : 148 cm
l2 : 177 cm with unfolded bar (bar easily removable if needed)
H1 : 100 cm
H2 : 112 cm
Poids : from 18kg
Measures given for information. They could change in function of the chosen options.