Lightweight & rigidity. ALPINE CARBON POLE strikes a good balance between these two notions which, at first sight, seem contradictory. Multi-tiered shaft structure, that is made of 7001 extra super duralumin core wrapped up with carbon fiber, enables you the effortless swing without compromizing the strength you expect for it. Telescoping screw allows you to adjust the pole to any desired length. With ANTI-SHOCK system, ALPINE CARBON POLE A SHOCK gives a good cushioning during your trip. I-GRIP poles are designed to provide you greater balance and stability in uneven terrains with uphill and downhill, reducing the strain on your knees.