How To

Do you ever wonder how to take the best photos? Maintain equipment? Exercise like ski team members? If the question is “how do I?”, we probably have the answers.

A new ski season: Optimism tempered by a dash of caution

One way to look at the ski and ride season ahead is to think of it as a weather prediction: “Mostly sunn..

The highs and lows of being a ski instructor
Want to work at a ski resort? Here are highs and lows

If you are a free agent and really want to improve your skiing, and you don’t mind roughing it a bit, th..

Pete Silver Gillespie at Snow Center near London
Ski tips for intermediates; how to up your game

Pete Silver Gillespie has been teaching people how to ski for 28 years and is currently Head of Snowsports at ..

Carrying skis or ski hire
Ski hire or schlep your own skis to the slopes?

A skier for many years with lots of winter seasons under his belt, James Young has plenty of advice for those ..

tuning and waxing skis
Ski service: Should you try it yourself or let the pros do it?

Regular maintenance of your skis or snowboard will enhance your on-snow experience and help look after your in..

Skiing Val d'Ese in Corsica, France
Corsica: A lot of adventure with your skiing

Skiing in Corsica? Yes it really is possible. You can hit the snow and sea in the same day and visit one of th..

Spring skiing means fewer lift and more groomer (and tan) lines.
5 Reasons spring skiing is “high season” for beginners

When the season’s calendar turns to spring about early March it arrives with the perfect opportunity for..

Ski photography guide for 'camera people'
Ski photography guide for ‘camera people’

A whole lot has changed over the years when it comes to capturing those precious moments on snow. The kid̵..

Ski instructor teaching kids beginners
5 reasons Ski School is cool for every ability

SPONSORED Ski school just doesn’t sound cool. There, I said it! Flight School definitely sounds adventurous ..

How to become a British ski instructor; years of fun
How to become a British ski instructor; years of fun

James Young has worked as a ski instructor in Schladming and Wengen. He gives a crash course on how to become ..

A pair of Nordica and Tecnica ski boots.
Ski Boot 101: How to buckle your ski boots

Well, there is “that” ritual: We have to get into ski boots every time we hit the slopes. Sometime..

Covid-19: Let's look forward to skiing in 21/22
Covid-19: Let’s look forward to skiing in 21/22

There are a number of open ski resorts across Eastern Europe. Ski resorts in Poland and the Czech Republic hav..

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