Ski Advice

Is Skiing Safer Than Snowboarding?

Is Skiing Safer Than Snowboarding?

If you’re deciding what sport to take up or are a concerned parent and want to know the truth about skiing vs snowboarding dangers, this…

Can Skiing Cause Vertigo or Motion Sickness?

Can Skiing Cause Vertigo or Motion Sickness?

If you suffer from vertigo (the sensation that the world is spinning) or you suffer from motion sickness or a fear of heights, you might…

How to Use Ski Poles: Skiers Guide

How to Use Ski Poles: Skiers Guide

In this guide, I’ll explain exactly what ski poles are for and how to use them to improve your skiing. If you’ve always wondered how…

Ski Gloves Vs Snowboard Gloves

Ski Gloves Vs Snowboard Gloves

If you’re in the market for a new pair of gloves, you might be wondering what difference is between gloves for skiing and gloves for…

Night Skiing? Read THIS Guide 🌙

Night Skiing? Read THIS Guide 🌙

Night skiing is skiing after sundown and is now offered at many ski resorts around the world, so you can get more time on the…

How to Layer For Skiing: Do’s & Dont’s

How to Layer For Skiing: Do’s & Dont’s

An optimum layering system for wearing your ski clothes is going to make the difference between being warm and comfortable or wet & miserable on…

Primary Muscles Used for Skiing

Primary Muscles Used for Skiing

If you’ve booked your ski holiday or feeling sore after a long day skiing, you might be wondering: what are the main muscles groups that…

How to Ski in a Whiteout with Zero Visibility

How to Ski in a Whiteout with Zero Visibility

We all hope that our ski trip is going to be beautiful sunny days mixed in with fresh dumps of powder. However, you won’t always…

How Much Snow Do Ski Resorts Need?

How Much Snow Do Ski Resorts Need?

If you’re looking to go skiing this season, you might be checking constantly the weather forecast and trying to work out how much snow you…

11 Incredible Ways to Warm Hands While Skiing

11 Incredible Ways to Warm Hands While Skiing

Just like the feet, cold hands often plague skiers who haven’t yet figured out the best way of staying warm. I’ve battle-tested everything so you don’t…

Skiers Ultimate Guide to Staying Warm

Skiers Ultimate Guide to Staying Warm

Skiing is an outside winter sport and it’s usually pretty cold in the mountains at this time of year. Be prepared for the cold and…

Skiing Blue Runs for the FIRST Time? READ THIS

Skiing Blue Runs for the FIRST Time? READ THIS

You’ve only ever skied on green slopes and you want to know when it’s time and what its like to ski on a blue slope,…

How To Fall On Skis & NOT Hurt Yourself

How To Fall On Skis & NOT Hurt Yourself

For every new skier, falling on skis is an inevitable right of passage. While I can’t guarantee that every fall is going to be painless,…

How to Ski While It’s Snowing!

How to Ski While It’s Snowing!

With fresh powdery snow to ski in, skiing in snow can be a wonderful thing. Under the wrong conditions of a blizzard or wet heavy snow…

7 Tips to Keep Your Feet Warm While Skiing

7 Tips to Keep Your Feet Warm While Skiing

There is nothing like cold feet to make you feel miserable on the slopes – except perhaps falling flat on your face. It’s an all too…

Skiing Red Runs for the FIRST Time? READ THIS

Skiing Red Runs for the FIRST Time? READ THIS

You’ve only ever skied on green and blue slopes and you’re interested in moving up a gradient, but before you do, you want to know…

When Do My Ski’s Need To Be Sharpened?

When Do My Ski’s Need To Be Sharpened?

If you’ve always rented your skis or are new to skiing, you might not realize that all skis have a sharp edge that needs to…

How to Ski Safely on Ice and Hard Packed Snow

How to Ski Safely on Ice and Hard Packed Snow

Every new skier at one time or another will be faced with an icy patch of ski slope. It can be difficult, intimidating and scary,…

How To Escape a Tree Well When Skiing

How To Escape a Tree Well When Skiing

Whether you’re a new or experienced skier, you should know the dangers of tree wells and how to avoid them… What is a tree well?…

How To Slow Down & Control Speed On Skis

How To Slow Down & Control Speed On Skis

Learning to slow down and control your speed is the most important part of skiing, without these skills you can be a danger to yourself…

Does Ice Skating Help Skiing? YES & Here’s Why..

Does Ice Skating Help Skiing? YES & Here’s Why..

Many new skiers who have a history of ice skating or playing hockey might be wondering if this will give them an advantage. Will knowing…

How To Get Up After a Ski Fall

How To Get Up After a Ski Fall

Getting up after a fall is something that every new skier needs to learn. Most new skiers have difficulty getting up safely and there are…

Ski Poles – Buyer’s Guide for New Skiers 2020

Ski Poles – Buyer’s Guide for New Skiers 2020

This guide explains exactly what ski poles are for, how to use them effectively and what you should look out for when you buy your…

Ski Wax: Everything You NEED To Know

Ski Wax: Everything You NEED To Know

If you’re new to skiing you might be wondering what’s all this about skis wax, how does it work? and how do I know if…