Stance

Hello fellow skiers!

I’ve decided to write a short article about stance to follow up on my last article about balance.

Stance and balance are closely related. You may remember from my overview of ski technique that stance and balance are treated as a single skill. How you stand determines where you balance but balance is just one element of stance.

Why is stance important?

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Balance

Hello fellow skiers!

It’s been a while since my last post. In the last few days I have moved to Idre and have been getting myself organised for the season (still don’t have internet – relying on Idre’s free wifi). I’ve had a few days back on skis and am looking forward to the season!

In this post, I want to talk about balance. I think everyone can appreciate the importance of balance in skiing, but what is good balance in skiing?

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Ski Technique – An Overview

Hello fellow skiers!

I have decided to kick things off with a bit of an overview of ski technique. The topic of ski technique can become very complicated very quickly, however I like to try to keep things simple – I hope you’ll agree! The plan is for this overview to serve as a starting point for more detailed discussion of technique.

What is ski technique?

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