Salomon was born in 1947 in the beautiful city of Annecy in the heart of the French Alps, on the shores of Lake Annecy. François Salomon launched the company by producing skis edges in a small workshop, with only his wife and son to help. More than 70 years later, Salomon has become a global leader in outdoor sports, with a diverse range of products that enable consumers to play outside 365 days per year. Along the way, the brand has developed products for trail running, hiking, alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, snowboarding and tactical footwear.Salomon’s passion for outdoor sports, new technologies and craftsmanship has driven them- and still does – to create progressive gear to enable you to freely enjoy and challenge yourself in the great outdoors.
Salomon has created the next generation of footwear for soldiers and professionals to operate in hostile environment. Salomon’s line of Forces footwear includes specific version of some of their highest performance models, dedicated to the needs of professionals in the field.