Established for over 25 years, Glide and Slide in Otley is the place to visit for all your ski wear and equipment.
Glide and Slide has a reputation for offering the best ski boot fitting service in Yorkshire, and stocks the largest range of ski boots in the country. We are the only UK supplier of Strolz made-to-measure Ski Boots from Austria so we can fit ski boots for the most unusual feet.
We stock a wide range of ski wear, whether you are looking for a jacket and pants on a budget or just need to bring your winter wardrobe up to date with a new hat, gloves, helmet or midlayer, you can choose from brands such as Scott, Atomic, Salomon and Slokker.
The Eiger Suite in our Otley shop is where you will find our luxury ski clothing from La Croix and Fusalp, perfect for those who want to look good on the slopes without compromising on quality and technicality.
If you dream of cruising the blue runs, throwing down 1080's in the park or blasting through powder on your own set of skis, we can advise on the best type and sizing for you. Our service department can also keep your equipment in top condition offering waxing, edging and repair services.
Our long running School Plus department helps make children's ski holidays with school that little bit easier for parents, children and teachers alike. We offer clothing hire and sales for schools running ski trips. Visit our SchoolPlus page for more information on this service.
Whether it is your first ski holiday and you need guiding through the basics, or it's your 20th and you are looking for more high performance ski gear, our staff are both knowledgeable and enthusiastic about snowsports. Owner Steven Hankin, has over 30 years experience in the ski industry in race training and running ski schools as a BASI Ski Instructor. A true family business, daughter Madeline Hankin has had the benefit of her fathers knowledge passed down to her as well as becoming an experienced skier spending a lot of time in the mountains from a very young age. Manager, Ally Bolton imparts his knowledge as a highly experienced and qualified ski boot fitter, and a CSIA Ski Instructor. Silvan Esslinger heads up the service department with many ski seasons worth of experience.