Every year skiers are tragically killed in avalanches, but most severe accidents happen outside the secured areas. So, the question is – how are such secure areas established, how are avalanches controlled and steep...
Width of stance is a heavily debated topic within the ski world with much discussion online and amongst instructors/coaches around the world. The “modern”, wider stance is often the opinion that seems most convincing,...
One often sees skiers from the chairlift locked on their edges but travelling relatively straight or on a very large arc. This is called “railing”, or “parking and riding”, and is unfortunately what a...
In this beginner skiing guide we cover everything from what to expect from your first lesson to understanding the slopes. You’ll also learn skiing lingo, equipment advice and how to ride a chairlift! Continue...
Taking place from 10-15 November 2019, Snow Camp Sölden, is a fantasy week for skiers and snowboarders looking to test all the newest equipment from the world’s leading brands! All participants get to try...
It does, if we are talking about wine tasting! Attending a Riedel masterclass is an experience and one that I would obviously say shouldn’t be missed. It’s always an interesting discussion at the beginning...
Is your fix of the slopes unsatisfied? Summertime and skiing don’t seem to go together, seeing as snow and sunshine don’t necessarily mix. However, some resorts look to challenge that notion. Below we’ve compiled...
As you’d expect, people associate skiing with the winter season. It makes sense, since skiing tends to take place atop snow-capped mountains. However, skiing definitely happens during the summer period. Many ski resorts play home to...
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