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Low Touch

For a variation of this exercise using poles, see: Knee Poles USE FOR: Backwards Position - Inwards Position - Rotation - Lack of Movement - Incorrect Pressure HOW: Place one ...

Poles Behind

USE FOR: Rotation - Backwards Position HOW: Take your poles and place them both across the small of your back, then hold them in place by hooking your arms around ...
Skier in off piste terrain

Powder Skis – Why fat is not all that

I want to tell you a little bit about why I'm not such a fan of the wide 'fat boy' powder skis. And hopefully lead to your suitable powder / ...
Base service ski

My Ski Servicing Equipment

Recently I released an article describing what I believe to be Essential Ski and Snowboard Servicing Equipment. Below is a quick run down of my ski servicing equipment. My Servicing Equipment ...
base grind

Essential Ski and Snowboard Servicing Equipment

Ski and snowboard servicing can add a lot of additional cost to your winter season. Often you can find a good price for a service with your local service centre ...

Buying Skis for Anwärter

Buying ski equipment can be a very expensive task. I hope to guide you on buying not only the right skis for anwärter exams (Austrian level 1, more or less ...
Hestra GORE-TEX Range

Hestra Army Leather GORE-TEX Three Finger Gloves Review

A couple of years ago I was searching for a ski glove that would be warm and durable enough to survive the daily wear and tear of ski instructing. I ...