Ski Basics for Beginners : How to Do a Hockey Stop on Skis

Ski Basics for Beginners : How to Do a Hockey Stop on Skis


I’m Ivan Madar. I’m a professional ski instructor
and I’m here on behalf of Expert Village. All we do now is we are going to try to do
what we call a hockey stop (turning the skis at the same time and stopping). This is how
it looks. See it? Repeat that several times, left or right. Now we are learning how to
put the ski on the edge and how to stop. Now you are ready to start doing some linked hockey
stops, or linked (what we call) a wide track parallel turn.

6 thoughts on “Ski Basics for Beginners : How to Do a Hockey Stop on Skis

  1. What an idiot! He turns his upperbody already into the turn. You can see this more clearly by his arm. Especially on this speed you schould have an steady arm position

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