Viking started manufacturing skates in1948 in Amsterdam. In the mean time Viking has grown to be a worldwide brand. The greater part of our assortment is produced in the Netherlands. No wonder that seven out of ten speed skaters still prefer to buy at Viking. Most world titles, world records and Olympic successes have been achieved on Viking ice skates.
Innovation is the act of introducing something new. Some examples are of course the clap skate, our 66 HRC tubes and the Custom Made shoes. Additionally Viking offers every top-class or recreational sportsman a fitting alternative in the expanded Viking-assortment.
Knowledge and quality is of paramount importance to Viking. Viking pays close attention to shoes and skates, resulting in an excellent fit of the shoe. The shoes are made on lasts that have been developed especially for ice skating. The additional fact that you can call upon the first class service department, gives you the certainty that you have done well by choosing Viking.
Information is readily available on the Viking site. Of course you can contact your Viking dealer if you want to know more about the Viking projects. For professional advice without engagement.
New developments are being watched closely by Viking and were applicable used. Because of this the Viking program stays up to date and completely geared towards the needs of our skaters.
Guaranteed professionalism is what Viking stands for. Making ice skates is a craft; therefore every Viking skate guarantees more than fifty years craftsmanship.