Ski Advice

Can Ski Boots Be Remolded?

Can Ski Boots Be Remolded?

Finding a pair of ski boots that fit right out of the box perfectly will be nearly impossible for most people. We all know that…

How Much Do Skis Cost? (How Much To Spend)

How Much Do Skis Cost? (How Much To Spend)

The cost of ski equipment can add up quickly, especially if you are just starting off. Probably one of your biggest, yet most essential expenses…

Exactly Where to Put Your Weight When You Ski

Exactly Where to Put Your Weight When You Ski

Staying balanced and in control, while you’re skiing depends almost entirely on where you put your weight. Skiing will always be safer and more fun…

Do Slalom Skiers Hit The Flags On Purpose or Accidentally?

Do Slalom Skiers Hit The Flags On Purpose or Accidentally?

It’s a funny old thing, watching talented skiers hitting the gates all the time on the way down the slope. It looks like they are…

Do Ski Boots Run Small? True to Size

Do Ski Boots Run Small? True to Size

Uncomfortable, ill-fitting ski boots can ruin your day on the slopes. You know how miserable the wrong pair of ski boots can make a day…

How Good at Skiing Do I Need to Be to Become a Ski Instructor?

How Good at Skiing Do I Need to Be to Become a Ski Instructor?

Being a ski instructor comes with plenty of perks from free season passes to discounted meals, not to mention you get to be on the…

12 Pro Skiers Who Started Late

12 Pro Skiers Who Started Late

As is the case with most athletes who make it to the pros, training starts early in life. Many times we hear professional skiers described…

Are Skiers Faster Than Snowboarders?

Are Skiers Faster Than Snowboarders?

Speed is of the essence and we all want more of it when on the slopes. There are so many variables when it comes to…

Snowboarding vs Surfing: What is The Difference?

Snowboarding vs Surfing: What is The Difference?

Snowboarding and Surfing Both snowboarding and skiing are incredibly challenging and acutely rewarding, and it is possible to be skilled and talented at both, but…

Snowblading (Short Skis) Vs Skiing, How It Feels

Snowblading (Short Skis) Vs Skiing, How It Feels

Skiing has been around for a long time and can be traced back to warfare and hunting from the 18th Century, but they date back…

Can a Skier Learn to Snowboard? How to Transition

Can a Skier Learn to Snowboard? How to Transition

Once you feel comfortable on skis, you might want to challenge yourself and test out your snowboarding skills. Many people start on skis, especially young…

Can Snowboarders Be Ski Patrol?

Can Snowboarders Be Ski Patrol?

Working as ski patrol is a dream job for many skiers and snowboarders. Who doesn’t want to get paid for riding the slopes all day…

Is Skiing Hard or Easy? (Here’s The Truth)

Is Skiing Hard or Easy? (Here’s The Truth)

Is Skiing Hard Or Is It Easy? The argument about the difficulty when it comes to sport is a challenge, and with the number of…

How To Ski Moguls (Bumps) Better

How To Ski Moguls (Bumps) Better

It is one of the more challenging aspects of skiing, and it is also something that many skiers avoid, but moguls are here to stay….

How To Ride The Button or Drag Lift (Skiers & Snowboarders)

How To Ride The Button or Drag Lift (Skiers & Snowboarders)

How To Ride The Button Equally terrifying and hilarious, the button lift or Poma is an intrinsic part of the ski and snowboard experience. Here…

How Much Does A Ski  Holiday REALLY Cost? (2020)

How Much Does A Ski Holiday REALLY Cost? (2020)

An annual ski holiday is the highlight of the winter months for countless families around the world. There is no better way to relieve some…

Can Skiers Cause an Avalanche? (Do’s & Don’ts)

Can Skiers Cause an Avalanche? (Do’s & Don’ts)

The scene of skiers struggling to outrun an avalanche seems like something taken right out of a Bond movie. The truth is most of us…

Cost of Skiing Trip: South Korea vs Japan

Cost of Skiing Trip: South Korea vs Japan

There’s something special about going to a ski resort for the first time, especially if you’re not entirely sure what to expect. It can be…

The Major Differences Between EVERY Ski (13 Types)

The Major Differences Between EVERY Ski (13 Types)

There are many different skis to choose from (and such little time). There are skis for all the different conditions and varying levels of competency….

Why Skiing Makes You Sore? (7 Tips to Recover Fast)

Why Skiing Makes You Sore? (7 Tips to Recover Fast)

The last thing you want to hear when you start up a new hobby is, “you’re going to be sore tomorrow.” Hearing that might even…

Ski Travel Insurance Beginners Guide [2020]

Ski Travel Insurance Beginners Guide [2020]

While you might pride yourself in being an expert-level skier, accidents don’t care about the amount of experience you have on the slopes. No matter…

When Is The Best Time To Buy Skis? [a Complete Guide]

When Is The Best Time To Buy Skis? [a Complete Guide]

Buying a new pair of skis is a considerable investment. New skis cost anywhere from $400 to $1000 and upwards. Buying skis is also a…

Can Ski Pants Be Hemmed? Adjustment Cost

Can Ski Pants Be Hemmed? Adjustment Cost

Finding ski gear that fits your body type well can be challenging. For example, ski pants might fit in length ok but be too large…

Snowboarding vs Skateboarding: How to Transition & Survive

Snowboarding vs Skateboarding: How to Transition & Survive

All board sports cross over each other. Snowboarding and surfing, skateboarding and wakeboarding, sandboarding, storyboarding, and kiteboarding. They all have certain similarities and elements. Out…