Alpina was presenting sport footwear collection at the international fair for leisure and sport in Beijing. In addition to alpine ski boots, there were also presented cross-country ski boots and trekking shoes.
Alpina has own manufacturing company Alpina Footwear Co. Ltd. Zhongshan (Guangdong Province), which together with the Chinese distributors has already sold about 20,000 pairs of alpine ski boots and 2,000 pairs of cross-country ski boots and begins to sell trekking shoes.
Alpina is also one of the sponsor of International Programme Vasaloppet China, in addition to Swedish and other international sponsors, which contributes to the development of cross-country skiing in China. Vasaloppet cross-country ski marathon in Changchun, which will celebrate its tenth anniversary expect over by over 50,000 participants next winter.