Winter is coming. When there is snow, there is fun! Snow is a natural resource that we take advantage of, skiing is one of them. Come with us and explore the snow sports you will like this winter!
Skiing is a sport where people use skis to travel down hills at high speeds while ski jumping over obstacles. There are many different types of skiing, including alpine, cross-country, telemark, ski touring, and snowboarding.
A snowboard is the starting point for getting ready for skiing. It is a type of surfboard designed for riding on snow instead of water. A snowboarder stands on top of the board and uses their feet to steer and control speed.
Cross Country Skiing
Cross-country skiing is a winter sport where a person travels across the snow using poles to help them navigate. Cross-country skiers are Get yourself ready and drive the snow this winter.
Telemark skiing is a type of skiing where the skier uses only one ski to propel themselves forward. Telemark skiers drive the snow with an impressive telemark turn.
Alpine skiing is a type of downhill skiing that involves traveling down steep slopes at high speeds. Giant slalom and slalom make up the technical events in alpine ski racing. This category separates them from the speed events of Super-G and downhill. The technical events are normally composed of two runs, held on different courses on the same ski run.
Snowboarding is a type of surfing where a rider stands on top of a snowboard and rides down a hill. Start from short tracks and you are yet to become an expert.
Ski touring is a combination of both skiing and hiking. You take a ski lift up mountain groomed trails and hike down the side.
There are plenty of wonderful ski resorts around the world, in the United States, Canada, North Europe, etc. Choose one to go, bring your snowboard boots, helmet, goggles, snow boots bag and all the necessary gear, and enjoy the free heel this winter!