These skiing tips videos from About.com will help you with getting on and off a ski lift, riding a magic carpet, learning to snow plow, and learning how to ski a straight line, so you can get started on the ski slopes.
Skiing Instruction Videos
Need help learning to ski? The following free skiing instruction videos are available exclusively from About.com and will help you with getting on and off a ski lift and a magic carpet and learning skiing basics so you can get started on the ski slopes.
How to Do the Gliding Wedge
The gliding wedge, or snow plow, is the starting point for any new skier. It gives you good control and a solid platform for advancement.
How to Get On and Off a Magic Carpet
A magic carpet ski lift is like a moving walkway you find in airports, except it goes up a ski slope. See how to get on and off a magic carpet so you look like a pro!
How to Get On and Off a Ski Lift on Skis
If you've never taken a ski lift before, it can look a little intimidating. Don't stress. Getting on and off a ski lift requires just a few basic skills. See how to do it.
How to Ski a Straight Run
If you're new to skiing, one of the first things to learn is how to do a straight run. The straight run requires a good skiing stance and forms the foundation of further development.