Edith hits the slopes at Lake Louise and shows us the importance of understanding the shapes of your skis to maximise their potential.
Get a great pair of goggles for flat light, choose a treeline for better definition and visibility and lastly drag your pole and tap the tail of your ski for reference points.
Are you trying to get more forward on your skis? Why? Josh talks about trying to get to the middle of your skis.
Sometimes when the pressure comes on we start to think about edging our skis and that’s when the “inner weirdness” comes out. Josh talks about the where, when and how of smoother turns on your skis.
Josh speaks about how common it is for skiers to control their speed by a quick turn at the top of the arc which ends in a traverse across the slope. Josh shares an easy technique to manage speed through a different turn shape to maintain better rhythm in your skiing.
Ski Pro Josh Foster skis through flurries and fog at Big White, BC, offering simple tips on how to stay smooth on your skis in deep snow on a stormy day.
From the beginner slopes of Blue Mountain, Ontario, snow pro Erik Wickham demonstrates how to maintain proper balance and speed while learning to snowboard.
From the slopes of Blue Mountain, snowboard pro Eric Wickham offers tips on some fundamentals of snowboarding, including how to maintain a balanced body position.
This week on Tykes Tips, Blue Mountain children's ski specialist Renee Amaral show us how to turn, and tells us why it's oh-so-important to shift our weight to the downhill ski.