About Fleischer Sport

Fleischer Sport was built on one premise: Deliver the highest quality ski shop experience found anywhere in the world.

We take great pride in ensuring that you, your family and friends are our number one priority. Our customer service, professional staff, quality of equipment, and selection of clothing and accessories is the best available in Steamboat. We have personally tested all gear on the hill to ensure that your time spent skiing and riding is the easiest, most comfortable and most efficient it can be.

Ski Rental Shops Don't Get Better Than This

At Fleischer, we understand what people need and we go out of our way to offer it. Not all ski rental shops in Steamboat can say the same. Here are some of the things you can expect from us:

  • Free boot storage on boot dryers overnight
  • Easy over-night storage of skis
  • On site basket check for personal belongings
  • Incredibly knowledgeable staff
  • Impeccably maintained, top quality equipment

About Chad Fleischer – President and Founder

Chad Fleischer is a ten-year veteran of the US Ski Team. Fleischer was a member of the 1994 and 1998 Winter Olympic Teams and also competed on five World Championship Teams (1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001) He is a two time US National DH skiing Champion and Silver Medalist in the World Cup Finals DH in Sierra Nevada, Spain. His Best World Championship performance was on home turf in 1999 in Beaver Creek, CO where he finished 6th in the Super G just .16 of a second from the gold.

Growing up in Vail and traveling the world as a ski racer since the age of 14, he has seen first-hand the development and direction of ski and mountain resort communities on a global scale. Fleischer's travels have taken him to every major mountain resort on the planet including: Japan, New Zealand, Europe, Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, Canada, South America and throughout the United States.

Chad may also be seen on NBC Universal and VS coverage of World Cup Alpine Ski Racing where he is a co-host and analyst.

Chad, his wife (Renee) and two sons (Jonah and Talon) reside in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. They relocated from Vail in 2003 after falling in love with the Yampa Valley and all it has to offer.

The Fleischer Sport business is the result of being proactive, progressive and innovative in taking my experience and love for the sport of skiing and directly impacting the community by providing superior customer service and building a state of the art facility where the customer is ensured the best possible "on and off" mountain experience.

Ski Racing Outreach

Fleischer Sport is committed to the skiing and riding lifestyle that enhances and supports the lives of millions of people annually. More specifically, Fleischer Sport is committed to supporting Alpine Ski Racing and the Winter Sport Clubs, Athletes, Coaches and their communities.

Here at Fleischer Sport we sponsor athletes with equipment and fitting of that equipment. We use our tuning machine to deliver the best race grinds to racers to help them perform at the highest level possible.

We dedicate our tuning machine to the coaches of Steamboat Winter Sports Club so they know they always have the best tune on their skis and we do this for free.

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