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9 Skiwear Brands You Should Consider Before...
Arc'teryx offers the best of the best in terms of innovative, top-of-the-line ski wear. The brand has earned itself a stellar reputation of making ski clothing that has a nearly unbeatable level of performance.
Which Ski Google Lens Color Should You Buy?
If you're looking for a universal pair of goggles, here's more on how to buy ski goggles, including the best lens color for all conditions.
5 Great iPhone Apps for Skiers
Here's a selection of some of the best ski and snow apps for 2014.
How to Dress in Layers for a Day on the Ski...
Dressing in layers is essential to any cold ski day. Here are tips on what to wear for your base layer, mid layer, soft shell layer and outer layer ski clothing.
What to Wear When You Go Skiing
If you aren't sure what to wear skiing, it's best to start with the basics and then move on to the accessories. Here is a guideline for what to wear skiing.
How to Choose The Right Lens Color For Your Ski...
Pink ski goggle lenses, or rose ski goggle lenses, are ideal for low-to-mid light. Pink ski goggle lenses are also appropriate for partly cloudy days, or overcast days with low light. Additionally, rose ski goggle lenses are a good choice for skiing during dusk or dawn. Be careful about wearing pink ski goggle lenses during sunny days, as they are not dark enough to filter out bright light.
Equipment and Clothing Beginning Skiers Need
Checklist of items you will need on the ski slopes.
11 Luxury Ski Wear Brands
If you're interested in high-end ski wear or thinking about investing in a luxury ski jacket or pants, these brands are a good place to start.
Tips for the First-Time Skier
If you've never been skiing before or you're a beginner skier, you may not know where to go to ski, what to wear, or even where to start. Here are tips for a first time skier.
9 Ski Socks to Consider Before Hitting the Slopes
With the evolution of the ski boot and its insulating properties, sock manufacturers can now strive to keep feet comfortable, keep feet dry, and give the feet the ability to feel the balance of the ski boot and binding. Here's a look at some of the best ski socks available today.
Do You Really Need Ski Boot Heaters?
Information on the most popular ski boot heaters, how they work and how to keep your feet warm while skiing.
6 Reliable Ski Boot Brands
Ski boot reviews of the top ski boot brands, including Atomic, Dalbello, Head, Nordica, Lange, Fischer, Full Tilt, Rossignol, Tecnica and Salomon ski boots.
How to Get Started Skiing or Improve Your...
Skiing tips to help you get started on the ski slopes if you're a beginner, and refine your technique if you're a more experienced skier.
13 Tips for Beginning Skiers
When you're a beginning skier, it's important to get started skiing with appropriate gear and lessons, and to know the basics of navigating your way up and down a mountain. These skiing tips for beginners will help you get started.
How to Find Cheap or Discounted Ski Jackets and...
Want to save on ski clothes? Here's how to find cheap ski jackets and pants at great discounts.
10 Women's Ski Jackets to Consider
A quality ski jacket is an essential in your ski gear. Because a jacket will keep you warm and shield you from the cold winter weather, is a key component in making your ski day an enjoyable one. Women's ski jackets come in various styles, and can be both functional and fashion-forward. Fortunately, you don't have to spend a lot of money to find a dependable jacket. Here are the best women's ski jackets.
Apres-Ski Attire: What to Wear When Your Skiing...
For some skiers, the apres-ski scene is just as important as their time on the slopes! Apres-ski attire is important to the apres-ski experience, and the right clothes can make - or break - your night. Here's more information on apres-attire, including apres-ski clothing and apres-ski boots.
How to Size Downhill Ski Poles
Using a correctly sized ski pole is imperative to successful skiing. An ill-fitting ski pole will offset your skiing stance, and can also jeopardize your safety. Here's how to size downhill ski poles.
You Won't Believe How Fast Olympic Skiers Go
One of the most common questions asked about downhill skiing is how fast skiers go. Here is a summary of the average speed of recreational skiers, Olympic skiers, ski racers, cross country skiers, and speed skiers.
Understanding North American Ski Trail Ratings
Knowing the ski trail ratings are essential for mountain safety. Ski trail ratings vary in different places, but most ski resorts use colors and symbols to define trail difficulty.
What Size Skis Do Your Kids Need?
What size skis should we buy for our children and can we just pass them down to the next pair of little ones? Here's how to size and buy junior skis.
How to Determine Your Skiing Ability Level
Knowing your skiing ability level is often necessary when purchasing a lesson, and knowing your skiing ability level will make sure that you get the most out of your ski lesson. Here is a guide to determining your correct skiing ability level.
6 Great Men's Ski Jackets to Consider Before...
List of the top men's ski jackets which will keep you warm at an affordable price.
How Much Does What You Wear Affect Your Ski Day?
Here's everything you need to know about ski clothing, from what to buy, where to buy it and how to get the best deals on ski clothes.
How to Find Ski Deals on LivingSocial and Groupon
Discount sites like LivingSocial and Groupon are a great way to travel on a budget. Sometimes there are ski trips available at steep discounts, as well as hotel deals and even lift tickets. Here's how to use discount sites to book a budget ski trip.
10 Women's Ski Pants You Should Check Out
Ski pants are necessary to keep you warm and comfortable on the slopes, but you don't need to sacrifice fashion for function. Women's ski pants come in a variety of flattering styles that are in vogue, but will always shield your legs from the elements. Here is a list of women's ski pants that are both fashionable and functional.
12 Tips for Learning How to Ski
Do you want to learn to ski? Here's an overview of what you'll need to go skiing, along with step-by-step information on how to learn to ski.
Tips for Beginners Learning How to Ski
Do you want to get an idea of what's involved in learning how to ski? Here's an overview, along with step-by-step information on getting ready to snow ski.
10 Snow Boots Women Should Wear This Winter
Here are the top snow boots for women that will keep your feet warm, but will also keep you fashionable during apres-ski.
11 Ski Goggles You Should Consider
Here is a good cross-section of goggles that will provide the quality and dependable eye protection is necessary for safe and enjoyable skiing.
Top 5 Ski Resorts for Singles
Aspen/Snowmass packs a one-two punch: exceptional skiing and legendary nightlife. With some of the best ski terrain in the world spread out over four separate mountains and a terrific range of aprés-ski options, there's a reason Aspen is famous among celebrities.
How to Keep Your Feet Warm Skiing
Don't let cold feet keep you a prisoner of the lodge. There are several ways to keep your feet warm while skiing, many of which are easy and simple solutions. Here are the top 15 tips for keeping your feet warm on the slopes.
How to Sharpen Your Ski Edges
Normal groomed hardpack can dull out your edges enough so that a daily diamond stone wipe is good habit to get into. At least once a week, file the side edges with an edge tuning tool. Here's how.
8 Top Ski Brands
Are you shopping for skis? These brands have proven themselves every season. Here are the top ski manufacturers.
What Are the Best Women's Ski Gloves and Mittens?
Here is a list of the best women's ski gloves that will keep your hands warm throughout your entire ski day.
4 Things You Should Wear Cross Country Skiing
If you're going to be cross country skiing, the right clothing can make your day a lot more enjoyable. Here is what to wear cross country skiing.
Types of Ski Lifts
Information on the various types of ski lifts including aerial lifts, surface lifts and cable lifts.
Skiing Buyer's Guide
Here's everything you need to know about buying ski equipment and ski clothing, from what to buy, where to buy it and how to get the best deals.
10 Men's Ski Pants You Should Try
Men's ski pants come in a variety of styles - you can buy heavily insulated ski pants, or thin shell pants. Both of these styles are available in bib-style, straight pants, or even cargo pants for a more modern look. However, your ski pants need to keep you warm and comfortable, and they must allow optimal flexibility. Below is a selection of the top men's ski pants that will do just that.
Should You Buy or Rent Ski Equipment?
When you're a beginning skier or just trying out the sport to decide if it's the right one for you, it makes sense to rent ski equipment. Once you're sure that you're going to spend enough time on the slopes to justify buying ski equipment (which can be expensive) you can invest in your own ski gear.
Top Ski Resorts: A - Z List
The top ski resorts and ski areas including profiles, ski resort information, skiing photos, and reviews of skiing at the top ski resorts, including destination ski resorts, family ski resorts, and international ski areas visited by Mike Doyle.
How Young Can Kids Start Skiing?
Skiing can be an enriching experience for both kids and adults. If you're eager to get your child on the slopes, here's a guide to deciding on whether or not your kid is ready to ski.
What is Ski Boot Canting and When do You Need It?
Information on ski boot canting, when it's needed, what the canting process involves and how much it costs.
How to Turn On Skis, Tips for Beginners
For beginner skiers, learning to turn on skis is important because it will put you in control of your direction down the hill, let you steer around other people, and help you pick a path down the hill.
How to Buy the Right Ski Boots
Here's information on how to buy ski boots, along with a review of some of the best and most reliable ski boot brands.
Where to to Buy the Best Ski Jackets, Pants and...
There are many places to buy ski clothing. Whether you're looking for high quality or low prices, there's a place where you can buy ski clothing that's just right for you.
What to Wear Under Ski Pants
Here's what to wear under ski pants so you stay comfortable and warm on the slopes.
6 Great Men's Ski Gloves
Here is a selection of some of the best men's ski gloves and ski mittens.
Plus Size Ski Wear
It can be difficult to shop for larger sizes, and when it comes to specialty clothing, such as ski wear, it can even more of a challenge. Fortunately, many companies produce plus size ski clothing, including plus size ski jackets and pants, for curvy women and husky men. While it can be harder to find what you need in stores, online shopping is a great way to find plus size ski wear at reasonable prices.
How to Control Your Speed When Skiing Steep...
When advancing skiers take on Black Diamond terrain they should have a strong knowledge of how to keep their speed under control as the terrain gets steeper. There is hardly anything more scary, or more dangerous, than being out of control and then having to make desperate skidding attempts to stop.
Vermont Ski Resorts
Vermont ski resorts traditionally rank among the best in the East and provide excellent skiing for all levels of skiers, from beginners to experts. From family ski vacations to expert terrain, Vermont ski resorts offer great skiing, lesson programs, apres-ski, off-slope activities, and a wide array of ski vacation packages.
8 Tips for Intermediate Skiers
If you're an intermediate skier, you may be wondering how to advance off the blues and take on the harder stuff, like glades, moguls, and steeps. However, it's necessary to master the basics and develop a strong, confident ski stance before moving on. These tips will show you how to refine your skiing technique.
What's New and Exciting in 2014/2015 Ski Boots
For 2014/2015 ski boot manufacturers are concentrating on making boots as comfortable as possible while maintaining functionality.
Ski Clothing - Men's Base Layer
Your skiing base layer wicks perspiration away from your body to keep you dry and comfortable during a full day of skiing. Skiing base layer clothing should be lightweight and tight fitting.
The Ankle Flex Test - For Beginners to Experts
For every skiing level, from beginner to expert, balance is the key to success and balance on skis comes from a good stance with ankles flexed. Here's how to do an ankle flex test to check your balance.
Snow Terms
There are more ways than you might imagine to describe snow. Snow terms run the gamut from cauliflower to dust to smud, to the traditional powder. If there is a type of snow, there is term to describe it. Here's a list of terms to describe snow and skiing conditions.
Ski Tips for Advanced Skiers
No matter how advanced of a skier you are, you can always improve. Even if you're confident on difficult trails, you should actively keep working on your form, technique, and balance, because it will only help your skiing. Read on for advanced skiing tips.
How to Buckle Ski Boots
Even the best of skiers struggle with buckling their boots. Although well-fitting ski boots shouldn’t be a hassle to get on, everyone has one of those days when their boots just won’t pull on properly. Fortunately, putting on ski boots doesn’t have to be such an exhausting process. After all, no one wants to waste all their energy before they even hit the slopes. Here are some tips on how to get your boots on easily, so you can spend your energy on a black diamond run, and not on a pair of ski boots.
8 Tips to Help You Choose the Right Skis
Tips and advice for choosing the right ski based on your level of experience, skiing ability and snow conditions.
How to Choose the Right Skis for You
Choosing the right skis for you depends on a number of factors, such as your age/gender, skiing ability, or regional location. Here's how to select and buy skis.
Ski Boot Brands
Guest Author Ray Rice, 20+ year employee and manager for Surefoot, provides information on the best ski boot brands.
How To Ski Safely on Icy and Hard Packed Snow
Every skier will come across hard packed snow and even hard ice. It's important to know how to ski safely and confidently through these difficult conditions.
A Step-by-Step Guide to Building Your Own Ski...
All you need to know to make your own wall mounted ski rack. A complete list of tools and material, with instructions and photos, to help you build your own ski rack.
Gifts for Skiers
Need a gift for your favorite skier or perhaps something to add to your holiday "wish list"? Here is
How to Sell Used Ski Equipment
Your used ski equipment might actually garner you some cash that you can put towards a new pair of skis or boots. Here's how to sell used ski equipment.
Heres what you need to know before spending a...
How to choose ski goggles, including evaluating regular goggles, over-the-glasses (OTG) goggles and prescription ski sunglasses.
How to Keep Your Hands Warm Skiing
Cold hands is a chronic problem among skiers, and sometimes, it seems frigid fingers are simply unavoidable. But, cold hands don't have to result in ski days cut short. There are plenty of ways to keep your hands warm, even on the coldest days. Here are the top 15 tips on keeping your hands warm while skiing
The Different Types of Snow
From packed powder to corn, snow types can get very confusing. However, knowing the types of snow is important, because you know exactly what you'll be skiing on.
How to Buy Skis Online and Save
Buying skis online can be a great way to get a bargain. There are a growing number of web sites where skis are for sale online at prices that can vary across the Internet.
Blue Bird Day
A blue bird day is a beautiful sunny day after an overnight snowfall. It's a perfect skiing day with a clear blue sky, bright sun, and fresh snow.
How to Select the Right Skis for You
Here's information on how to select the best skis, including how to choose skis that match your ability level, your goals and your terrain preference.
How To Get Up After A Fall Without Taking Off...
Every skier, from beginner to expert, falls. It's nothing to be ashamed of but here's a quick and easy way to safely get back up without taking off your skis.
How to Buy Your First Pair of Ski Boots
Here's what you need to know about buying ski boots, including where to buy boots, pricing information, and how to get them fitted and adjusted to your skis.
Cross Country Skiing Calories Burned
Curious how many calories you burn while cross country skiing? It depends on several factors, including your fitness level, weight and how fast you're skiing. Read more to find about how many calories you burn cross country skiing.
7 Tips For Much Better Mogul Skiing
When you are just starting to try to ski well in moguls, start on small bumps in not too steep terrain. Moguls on Black Diamond trails can be both intimidating and dangerous to beginning mogul skiers.
11 Snow Boots For Men to Consider Before Going...
If you're going skiing, snow boots are a necessity for tromping through slushy parking lots, walking around the resort town, or even for hitting the apres-ski scene. Here are a selection of men's snow boots.
Before You Buy Downhill Ski Poles
In downhill skiing, your ski poles are important. In order to be effective, your ski poles need to lightweight and flexible, yet strong and sturdy as well - they also need to be sized correctly for you. Here's a guide to finding, sizing, and buying the best ski poles for you.
How to Stop On Skis
To stop on skis, bend both your knees together, putting more of your weight forward, and point your skis inward.
Skier Safety Tips
One of the best skiing safety tips - to wear, or not wear, a helmet - is a matter of personal choice. These tips will help keep you safe on the slopes.
How to Find the Best Skiing Apps for Your iPhone
There are a variety of skiing, ski resort, and snow conditions apps available for your iPhone and iPod Touch. You can download apps that will give you information on gear, ski and snow conditions, open lifts, weather, trail maps, and directions to both U.S. and international ski resorts.
Mountain Threads Ski Clothing Rental
Everyone knows that ski clothes are expensive, but the prospect of finding something to wear on the slopes shouldn’t have to prevent skiers from making it to the mountain. Fortunately, Mountain Threads has a solution: the Colorado-based ski clothing service offers ski clothing rentals for men, women, and kids at all Colorado ski resorts.
Ski Clothing: Women's Base Layer
Your skiing base layer wicks perspiration away from your body to keep you dry, warm, and comfortable during a full day of skiing. Skiing base layer clothing should be lightweight and tight fitting to keep the heat in and the perspiration out.
Find the best skis for you
Use ski selecting tools that ski manufacturers, like Atomic or Elan, provide to help you choose what kind of skis are right for you.
5 Great Beginner Skis For Men
A good beginner ski will support your progression, giving you the confidence to tackle harder trails over time. These skis are great for novices, and many of them can support intermediate levels of skiing, too. Here's a selection of some of the best men's beginner skis.
How to Tune Up Your Skis
A pre-season ski tune up can do wonders for your skis, refreshing skis so they're ready to excel into a new season. Read how professionals at Alpine Ski Shop in Saratoga Springs, NY tune up skis and prepare them for a new season.
Calories Burned Skiing
Besides it being a whole lot of fun, an added benefit to learning to ski or ride is that snowsports offers a way to get some winter outdoor exercise and burn calories. Here's how many calories are burned skiing or snowboarding.
How to Pack for a Ski Vacation
What to pack for a ski vacation, including jackets, pants, gloves, helmets or hats, goggles, base layers and insulating layers, socks and gear.
Cross Country Skiing 101
Cross country skiing is the oldest type of skiing, having evolved out of a need to travel over snow-covered terrain. Read on for the history of cross country skiing, as well as information and tips on modern nordic skiing, from Tony Goodwin.
How to Fit Ski Boots
Before you rent or buy ski boots, it's important to make sure that the boots fit properly. Here's how to fit ski boots.
Snow Report Apps
There are a a variety of snow condition and ski report apps available for your iPhone, iPod Touch or other smart phone. You can download apps that give you ski and snow conditions, weather forecasts, open lifts, maps, and directions to ski resorts.
How to Get On and Off a Chairlift - How to Ride...
Rope tows are often used on beginner ski slopes. When you use a ski rope tow, you will be pulled up the slope by your arms while standing on your skis. You will stand in a line, and when it is your turn, grab the knot as it approaches you. Lean back slightly as you grab the rope. Hold on to the rope, and let it pull you up the hill.
How to Shop For Ski Clothing: Comparing Cost...
The cost of ski clothing can vary even more than that of skis or boots. Here's how to compare cost and quality to find the right ski jacket for you.
How to Choose the Best Downhill Skis
Choosing the downhill skis that are right for you can be a challenge, but it's important to purchase skis that work for you. Here's how to figure out what alpine skis are best for you.
Top 10 Skiers In Sochi Olympic Women's Alpine...
This week let's take a look back at the Sochi 2014 Olympic women's alpine races. In the midst of all the excitement of the Olympic games sometimes it seems the
What's new from Atomic Ski Boots for 2014/2015
Atomic offers excellent race boot technology as seen on the World Cup circuit and for 2014/2015 offer more than 60 models and colors of ski boots.
Advancing Turns: Point Your Way Down the Ski...
The first turn will be to your right. As you come down, raise and extend your right arm to about the 2 o’clock position. Make this an extension in one smooth movement, and as you complete the extension let your head and your line of vision follow your hand. Your head should move toward the tip of your right ski - just enough so that your head is more over the right ski, not both skis. Page 2.
How Much Do Ski Instructors Make?
Information on ski instructor salary and wages.
Custom Replacement Ski Boot Liners
I figured I had a problem with my ski boot liners when I brought my boots to Surefoot, in Killington, VT. The boots felt loose and even with my foot beds and the micro adjustments on my buckles, I couldn’t get the boots to feel like they did the last two seasons. With new foam injected liners, my boots felt as good as new or even better.
Top Ski Helmets
A ski helmet isn't just an accessory - it's a necessary part of your skiing wardrobe. Here are the top ski helmets.
How to Stand On Skis
Your skiing stance is how you stand on skis, including how you balance on your skis and how your body is aligned. Here's how to keep your balance and stand on skis.
Skiing Quotes
A collection of skiing quotes.
Ski Boot Gloves
Do ski boot gloves work? If you've seen some skiers with funky black coverings on their boots, you may have wondered what they are, and if they're effective. Ski boot gloves, also called
Learn to Snow Plow
The traditional learning stance for beginning skiers is called the snow plow position. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to learn to snow plow.
Ski Tip: Keep Your Heels Still
You don't hear a lot about what to do with your heels while skiing and as Chalky White says it's best to not to anything but keep your heels still.
Ski Clothes You Can Wear On and Off The Slopes
Skiers shopping on a budget can be faced with a hard choice - invest in quality ski wear, or risk feeling cold, sweaty, or uncomfortable on the slopes. While there are many good budget brands out there, another way to save money is to buy ski clothing that's versatile enough to wear on and off the slopes.
Off-Season Conditioning for Skiing
Review these off-season skiing fitness articles which relate the benefits of summer and fall sports such as biking, hiking, strength training, and swimming to
How to Fix Sore Skiing Muscles
Tips and advice on how to fix sore skiing muscles, plus how to stay skiing fit and avoid muscle pain.
What is Alpine Ski Racing and Which Events Does...
Alpine ski racing consists of five men's events and five women's events. The rules and race configuration are the same for men and women but the courses differ mostly notably in length.
When The Resorts Close It's All Backcountry
I talked about the semantic difference between what we generally call 'backcountry' and what we call 'sidecountry' and the most important thing to remember is
Skiing Falls
Have your bindings professionally adjusted at the beginning of every season. With proper binding adjustment, you probably won't break a leg.
Types of Snow Skiing
Are you interested in skiing, but, not sure where to start? Are you debating whether downhill skiing or cross country skiing would be best for you? Here are some tips to help you decide between the different types of skiing.
Ski Fashion Tips
Choosing your ski clothing can be just as fun as your time on the slopes! There are many brands of ski clothing that are fashionable and will keep you warm and dry while you're skiing. Here are tips on how to dress fashionably on the slopes.
Edge Your Skis With Ankles Not Hips
If you roll your ankles to get those shaped skis up on edge and then let the design and engineering in the shaped ski set you in the turn, it is easier to keep your hips and center of gravity closer to being over your skis.
2014 Fischer Ski Boots
Fischer is a major ski boot manufacturer now with over 40 models and a vacuum fitting system that forms the special plastic to your personal shape.
Keep Your Toes Up And Your Ankles Will Flex -...
The ability to control speed, at will, is key to the safety and the Slow ski Race helps kids to learn to control speed.
Summer Fun at Ski Resorts
Memorial Day Weekend , the traditional start for summer is past and when you are planning your family summer outings and looking for things to do, places to
Cross Country Skiing Growing Fast
This past ski season, I was really surprised by the growing number of skiers who were trying cross country skiing for the first time. The golf course near
Save on Ski Clothing
Your ski clothing should never have to cost as much as your boots or your skis. Quality ski wear doesn't have to break the bank, and you can find comfortable ski jackets and ski pants at affordable prices. These tips will help you to save money on ski wear.
KID ROCK - Learn Athletic Stance For Skiing
The ROCK that is your athletic stance is, without doubt, the one most important skiing skill you will ever develop. Here's how to learn it.
Glade Skiing Tips
In recent years ski resorts have responded to the call of patrons to open more of the wooded area within their boundaries. Referred to as glades on most area trail maps, and invariably marked expert or Black Diamond terrain, many areas are adding more and more acres each year to this category.
How Long is a Typical Ski Season?
The length of a ski season varies and depends on location, altitude, and other factors, such as snowmaking. Killington ski season begins early and often ends late due to a large snowmaking system.
Guide to Ski Boot Canting
The first step in the ski boot canting alignment process was to find and mark the centers of each knee mass. Page 2.
How to Become an Advanced Skier
Explore this refined system of assessing skill levels that has evolved and gives ski school staff a better way of grouping skiers of equal skills.
6 Styles of Skiing
Skiing has evolved into many different disciplines. From downhill skiing to freestyle, here is a review of the different types of skiing styles.
Night Skiing
When the sun goes down many ski resorts bank back the lodge fireplace and send everyone home until the lifts start again in the morning. However, at an ever growing number of areas, the second shift of patrollers and instructors are gearing up for a night of skiing under the lights and stars.
Advanced Skier Tip - Exaggeration Drills
Can the exaggeration drills Chip Dwyer and Steve O’Connor propose really bring straight ski veterans to a degree of proficiency on shaped skis?
Olympic Skiing Events
Olympic skiing events include alpine skiing, freestyle skiing, cross country skiing, and nordic combined, which incorporates ski jumping and cross country skiing.
Preventing Ski Theft
Unfortunately, your ski equipment is an easy target, especially during busy weekends where a thief could easily take your skis and blend in as just another skier. Your ski equipment is valuable, and theft can be devastating. Follow these tips to prevent the theft of your ski equipment.
Skiing Instruction Videos
Need help learning to ski? These skiing instruction videos will help you learn skiing basics so you can get started on the ski slopes.
This Wall Slide Exercise Is Perfect for Skiers
This 30-minute power-endurance based workout will help maintain your reaction time and quickness. Perform this workout twice weekly so you can ski longer and harder all ski season.
Tree Skiing
Tree skiing most commonly refers to skiing off the groomed slopes, in and among trees of various sizes, shapes and types.
Strength Training for Better Skiing
Skiing may be dependent on strong leg muscles but overall conditioning builds a routine that burns calories, increases metabolism, and targets other muscles important for skiing.
2014 Lange Ski Boots
Lange ski boots offer a top of the line producted with dedicated performance first. Here are reviews of Lange's 2013/2014 ski boots.
Ski Etiquette: Top Ten Ways to Be a Polite Skier
Everyone knows that there’s always an impolite skier somewhere on the mountain. You don’t want to be this person – not only can rude behavior get you stuck in dangerous situations, but it can get your expensive ticket or valuable season pass pulled for the day, too. Here are the top ways to be a polite, safe skier.
How to Get Ready to Go Skiing
Here's everything you need to know about how to get started skiing, including choosing ski equipment and clothing, where to ski and how to plan a ski vacation.
Opedix S1 Knee Support Tights
The Opedix Knee Support System uses an anchor and sling design in the tights to provide support to the outside of the knee which limits outward knee movement which is inherently the most damaging over time. The tights have a non-binding fabric cup which is centered on the knee and around the cup is a banding which slings the knee so the stress, in effect, goes around the actual knee joint.
Fly Into Salt Lake City and Ski Free
Park City, Utah is continuing the Park City Quick START (Ski Today and Ride Today) Vacation program. The hook here is that you really can hop a morning
5 Things to Do Before You Buy a Ski Helmet
More and more skiers are wearing ski helmets, and for good reason - a good helmet can protect your head from serious injury, and even prevent death. There's no excuse for not wearing a helmet. Here are tips for buying a ski helmet.
Randonee Skiing
A form of skiing in which athletes ascend the mountain under their own power through the use of specialized bindings and skins.
Stocking Stuffers For Skiers
Every skier likes a few surprises and if waking up on Christmas day to a foot of new snow isn't in your
Ski Boot Size and Fit
The type of ski boots you wear depends on the type of skiing you are doing. Alpine skiers wear boots that attach to skis at both the toe and heel, while cross-country boots attach at the toe only.
What is the Skier Responsibility Code?
Ski safety is everyone's responsibility. Here's information on the National Ski Patrol Responsibility Code.
Are Women's Skis Really Different From Men's...
The difference between men's and women's skis is more than just graphics, though a quick glance will reveal cosmetic differences.
What's new from Lange Ski Boots for 2014/2015
Lange ski boots offer a top of the line product with dedicated performance first. Here are reviews of Lange's 2014/2015 ski boots.
Rocker Skis
The rocker ski is here to stay, just as the shaped ski took over all design. Why? Because it makes for easier skiing and a easier learning curve.
List of Downhill Skiing Equipment
List of equipment needed for downhill skiing, including how to select skiing gear, buying guides and the best ski clothing and equipment for men, women and kids.
Skiing Lessons
Skiing lessons - who needs skiing lessons, who provides skiing lessons, skiing ability levels, and why professional instruction is important.
Ski Vacation Tips
When you're planning a ski vacation, there are a variety of options for booking your trip. Whether you're looking for a bargain, looking for a condo that will fit the entire family, or looking for ski-in, ski-out accommodations, it makes sense to shop around to be sure you're getting the best deal that fits your skiing requirements. These ski vacation tips will help you plan your next ski vacation.
Lake Tahoe Ski Deals and Discounts 2013 / 2014
Lake Tahoe Ski deals and discounts including ski and stay packages, ski vacation discounts, and special deals offered by ski resorts for the 2013 / 2014 ski season.
Exercises to Improve Your Skiing Fitness
These exercises will get you in skiing shape before ski season starts and will keep you skiing fit year round.
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