Basic Terms of Skiing, Phases of the Turn

The conversation about the skiing sometimes can be confusing. You ask me about the load of the uphill and downhill ski and I speak about outside and inside ski. We are using phrases like initiation or steering phase, but who can exactly describe, where the initiation is in the turn. Continue Reading

Types of Ski Rocker by Skis com

Hi, I’m Kevin and today I’m going to give you a quick rundown of the different types of rocker used in skis today. First, let’s start off with the traditional type, and that’s just full camber from tip-to-tail. Full camber is still used in race skis and some carbon skis. Continue Reading

Speed Skiing – Fastest Men in the World

This is Ivan Origone: his aim is to be ranked #1 in the world and break the world downhill skiing speed record held by his brother Simone – 251.4km/h. Riding in line helps to maximize streamlining. The Origone’s are a family of speed skiers where the youngest member wants to Continue Reading

The biathalon of snow sports – Ski jumping and cross-country skiing collide

I think I started skiing when i was two or three years old. Since then, I’ve been following my brother. Slowly but surely we started cross country skiing, and then ski jumping afterwards. Everything begun from there. Let’s just say- ever since I started to walk, I also started to Continue Reading

SÖLDEN Skifahren // Carving vom aller Feinsten (91,28 km/h)

Music woooohooo woooohoooo – yes! amazing – that’s so good! Thanks for watching! this short Ski-Carving Clip here from Sölden, Austria with an amazing morning and a pictureperfect view have a great start into your season! Enjoy your turns!

How to Skate Bowls – Guide to Pumping, Carving, and Maintaining Speed

My name is Justin Lauria, and today I’m going to show you the basics of riding a skateboard in bowls and pools. So, before we get started, first take a moment to check your trucks and make sure that they’re loose enough to be skating in a bowl. You can Continue Reading

Determining Your Ski Ability Level by Skis com

Hi, I’m Kevin with skis.com. Today I’m going to give a quick rundown of the different skill levels associated with skiing. This video will help you make sure that you’re choosing the right skis and boots that matches up to your ability level. We’ll start off from the bottom and Continue Reading