Athletes rely on medi both while training, competing and travelling

German Ski Association (DSV)

medi has been providing the German national skiing teams with orthopaedic medical devices since 2002 now. Together with the sports brand CEP, medi supports the national biathlon and Nordic ski teams with medi travel socks and sports compression garments by CEP. The athletes of the German Ski Association put the innovative products to the test under extreme conditions during training, in competitions and during travel.


Top performance powered by medi & CEP

Compression made in Germany: medi and the DSV athletes work towards success together. medi supports the ski stars so that they can give their best performance, recuperate properly and recover quickly if they suffer injuries.

Top performance and top products made in Germany

German athletes trust in high-tech products by medi & CEP

Fleet-footed brand ambassadors

Through their world-class performance and achievements the DSV athletes demonstrate our products while showing their sporting prowess. Both their experiences and their confidence in our innovative products are invaluable to medi.

Official supplier of the German national skiing teams

More than 500 athletes, team staff and officials are equipped with orthopaedic medical devices like supports and orthoses every year.


At the annual presentation of team clothing, the national teams Biathlon and Nordisch were also equipped with medi and CEP compression garments.


The DSV has been very impressed with the innovative products since 2002.

Hungry for gold with innovative products

Peak skiing performance that feels good

“We benefit directly from the collaboration with medi. The products with their perfect fit are comfortable to wear and secure when jumping because the compression supports our muscles and increases the blood flow. This is particularly useful during a long world cup weekend.” 

Eric Frenzel, Nordic combined athlete


Interview with K. Horchler
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Interview with Karolin Horchler

As a competitive athlete it’s particularly important to be able to give 100% power all the time. But persistent shin problems often stood in Karolin’s way. Her options: either give up or get medical help. She decided to continue and have surgery on both shins. Now Karolin is ready to go at full power. Her reliable companion during the rehabilitation? The medi Rehab® one medical compression stockings.

Read the full interview here

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