Dynastar have been one of the heavyweights in providing high quality snowsport equipment since they formed in 1963; the brainchild of two great ski companies who had the aim of creating a new type of compound ski. The company is based in the Chamonix valley in France, one of the most prominent ski destinations in the whole of Europe, and they have used their expertise to create one of the most successful brands in the industry. Now owned by Rossignol, the brand operates separately in order to experiment with innovative new designs, while their brand has seen many World Cup as well as Olympic Gold success.