History of Jules Melquiond, Serre Chevalier
Since 1969 Jules Melquiond Sports has been offering the service of ski rental together with the sale of skiing equipment. This service is the best adapted to the customer’s requirements in Serre Chevalier. The secret ? A real knowledge of skiing !
For us skiing is a specialised business. It’s also a family run business. Jules was the French Skiing Champion and the ex-slalomer on the French Team in the 60s. He is also a high mountain guide and the founder of the shop.
His sons : Benjamin, a member of the French ski team for 10 years and twice French Skiing Champion. Guillaume, ski instructor and trainer for the Serre Chevalier ski club from 1994 to 2000 and one of the testers for the SKIEUR magasine, the skiing bible.
A professional team : the skimen have a wide experience of the preparation technique and the equipment ajustment. They have a wide knowledge of the mountains, skiing and the evolution taking place in the world of ski. Always available to respond to the rising demand for a quality service, safety and a friendly welcome.
JULES MELQUIOND SPORTS offers you the opportunity to try out the latest most prestigious skis. All the skis are tested by ourselves one season in advance, we participate in the Skieur magasine testing…
Our stock of gear is forever being renewed and is well appreciated by our customers who can spot the difference. You can, at any time, try out the lastest innovations.
Melquiond Sports is also an ultra sophisticated workshop. New machines include : WINTERSTEIGEN, Pierre SIGMA S200, SIGMA B grinder, WAX JET 92 waxer, TRIMJET ceramic sharpener.
Finally we offer the comfort of our “ski deposit” shop at rue foot of the pistes. Free of charge for our rental skis it will make your life alot easier for getting around the village of Chantemerle.