My ski coaching sometimes surprises when I pay so much heed to skiers’ hands regarding ski technique. Surely, skiing is about your feet? Well it is, but it’s about a lot more. Glen Plake one of the world’s greatest extreme skiers told one group that the instant he couldn’t see his hands – it was too late. But the instruction to “Carry your hands forward” is simply awful. It creates poor ski technique. Here’s why .. Continue reading
Ski better, take a leaf out of Shelley Rudman’s book.
Seventy miles an hour on ice on a tea-tray with no brakes. Great idea! What can we take from it ( without going anywhere near it! ) to help us ski better?
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