Equipment issues – yours holding you back?

Category: Telemark Skiing Les Gets

Equipment issues – yours holding you back?

Chapter 11 Equipment Issues? Equipment Issues while skiing and Telemarking.. …there’s a chance it just may not be you or your fault All the micro-adjustments that can be made to equipment are akin to setting up a car to drive (See Relating to Other Sports), rear...

Racers; copy the best?

Chapter 10 copy what Racers do? The Racers Perspective Verses a recreational skier’s I have been very lucky in my career in Snow sports and have met many professionals and influences along the way. I’ve used the word racer but you can also think any...

Understanding fear – ALC how to ski series – nervousness, stress, worry

Chapter 9 Understanding Fear part 2 Understanding Fear – coping strategies while skiing and Telemarking In part 1 we looked at how Fear may just be something less than extreme fear = Stress, Worry, Confusion, Nervousness… Here we start to look at strategies for coping with or overcoming it....

Snowplough, Why? – ALC how to ski series – Wedge, Pizza, triangle

Chapter 8 Snowplough, Why? Why do we Snowplough? Or teach it? When asked this question, a student or even a ski instructor will answer “to; stop/control my speed/slow down” (This isn’t wrong, you may know now I hate that word!). However, a fuller, truer answer might start with;...