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, especially for skiers who are still learning to ski. There are some key pieces of information you need to stay upright on skis while moving across ice or hard-packed snow. … Continue reading “How to Ski Safely on Ice and Hard Packed Snow”

How To Parallel Ski: The ULTIMATE Beginners Guide

Mastering the parallel turn is every new skier’s dream. From the humble snowplough the lofty parallel turn is a thing of wonder. “How do they make it look so easy!” you might wonder. Well, you’re in luck – I’ve written this guide for all new skiers that want to master their parallel skiing. A parallel … Continue reading “How To Parallel Ski: The ULTIMATE Beginners Guide”

How to STOP On Skis: The Best 3 Methods You Need to Know.

So you’re planning to go skiing and want to know how to stop yourself from uncontrollably hurtling down the mountain. Learning to stop is a key skill that every skier needs to learn first. There are three main ways to stop on skies. In order of effectiveness and difficulty, they are the pizza, the wedged turn … Continue reading “How to STOP On Skis: The Best 3 Methods You Need to Know.”