Ski Tips

Ski Tips: Angles

August 29, 2019 1:24 pm


What’s up with ANGLES? Ski racing is all about angles.  The slopes are at an angle, the athlete creates angles as they interact with the slope for effective technique and their boots and skis and bindings all have angles that assist or in some cases hinder the angles the athlete needs to create. The devil… View Article


Ski Tips: New Ski Boot Size Selection

May 10, 2019 5:20 pm


Ski boots are the single most important piece of equipment for every Alpine Ski Racing athlete at every age and ability level.  Proper fitting boots are functionally superior to those that do not allow the athlete to do what they are supposed to be doing.  Proper fit does not just mean no discomfort and as… View Article


Ski Tips: Mid-Season Maintenance

January 18, 2019 8:09 pm


Mid-Season Maintenance for Race Skis & Boots We are now into the new year and almost everyone has had a fair number of training and freeski days on their boots and skis. We often consider our equipment to be dialled in after the first few days of skiing and a minor ski tune-up.  Your equipment… View Article


Ski Tips: Binding Lifters

August 30, 2018 12:19 pm


Binding Lifters – What are they & why you need them As we all are aware, every pair of race skis has a binding that connects the boot to the ski, and for many years now there is a plate or blocks between the ski and the binding. In most of our minds, This is… View Article


SKI TIPS: New Ski Boot Fit & Set-up

June 15, 2018 11:19 am


New Ski Boot – Fit & Set-up Ski boots are the single most important piece of equipment a ski racer must chose.  This is the heart and soul of the ski, boot, binding package.  The performance, comfort and safety of the athlete depends on the choices made in the process of choosing brand, model, flex… View Article