Stay Hydrated When Training for Ski Trips
Intense trainings such as those conducted in preparation for upcoming ski trips can either make or break you. When…
Improve Your Skiing Skills In 10 Ways
Whether you are planning to visit ski vacation destinations to learn the basics of snow sports or to enhance your style…
Top 5 Trending Snow Gears This 2015
With new seasons come new trends and for this year, here are the top ski gears you can look and use for your next ski…
Ski Vacations Are Also for Kids
Popular ski vacation activities such as skiing and snowboarding are not only for adults who have already undergone…
Going on A Ski Trip? Make Sure Your Stretch And
An incredible ski vacation experience comes out as a result of careful planning and preparation. To get the best deals…
Tips When Shopping Used Skis
Let’s face it: ski boards are not at all easy to afford. A single brand new ski can cost a fortune and it’s not…
Skiing Articles (47)
How To Get Up On A Wake Board
This is probably the most difficult part of wake boarding. At least for me, getting up on the wake board was the most difficult part. I had never set foot on water skis so the initial learning process was gratifying for me. You don’t need a professional trainer to learn…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Apr 27, 2011  
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How To Ride A Wake Board
By now you’ve learned to get up on a wake board. Now, it’s time to learn how to ride a wake board. Have you ever been on a skate board? How about roller skates? If I had to compare it to a land movement, I’d pick the skate board. If…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Apr 27, 2011  
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What Kind Of Wakeboarding Equipment Do I Need?
Are you looking for the right wakeboarding equipment?  If you are a beginner just starting out, I've got some great ideas for you that are inexpensive.  What equipment do you need when you wakeboard? Where can I purchase these items? If you are a beginner, then you may not know…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Mar 13, 2011  
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Ski Vacation Reflection: Snow Cannons And Its Effects to the Environment
The cold breeze of winter season and the first flakes of snow puts your countdown to your most awaited ski vacation to its end. However, snowing patterns have changed due to global warming, forcing ski resorts to use artificial means to create snow through snow cannons. Ski resorts usually use…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   May 26, 2015  
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Limitless – A Kid’s Ambition
It’s cold outside. The leaves are pretty well toast. Brown, crisp and with their own distinct aroma. Retailers have started shamelessly advertizing for the holiday season. Around my house, that means the ski wax is out and our son’s yearning to get on the hill is unharnessed. It’s game on.…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Nov 29, 2013  
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Going on A Ski Trip? Protect Yourself Against Snow Blindness
Ski trips are almost always synonymous to adrenaline rush and endless fun in the snow and ice. It conjures up images of fun and thrill from the time a vacationer takes the chairlift to the time one glides down icy slopes and trails. Unfortunately, these trips may also result health…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 31, 2015  
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Summer Activities That Can Help You Prepare for Your Ski Trip
Waiting for your next ski trip this coming winter? Keep fit while you’re at it. The biggest perk of working out off-season (as opposed to waiting until autumn) is that it allows you to endure the physical demands of the sport much longer. In addition, working out your core, gluts,…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Apr 23, 2015  
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Facts About Snow Blindness
Health problems such as snow blindness are typical among individuals who frequently go on ski trips to their favorite snow-capped mountains. This disease puts health and safety at risk and can hinder you from enjoying your planned escapade. But what really causes snow blindness? Various researches suggest that this eye…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 11, 2015  
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Ski Trip Values: The Pillars Of Skill Development
Before you set out on your next ski trip, you may want to consider whether you have the adequate fitness level to handle skiing. After all, why else would you be in a ski resort? While you’re in its namesake venue, you might as well try and experience sliding down…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Mar 19, 2015  
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Tips When Shopping Used Skis
Let’s face it: ski boards are not at all easy to afford. A single brand new ski can cost a fortune and it’s not even all that one needs for an adventure at ski vacation destinations. Factor in the cost of travel, lift passes, apparel, boots and food plus souvenirs,…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Nov 10, 2015  
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Ski Vacation Tips: Go Green to Prevent Them From Melting
Planning on a ski vacation this year? Why not consider skiing green this time. With Earth getting hotter than usual due to global warming, ski resorts are mostly affected by this change. At present, they are now thinking of ways on how they can help to mitigate the problem. The…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   May 28, 2015  
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The Ultimate Sking Gadget
And now for the ultimate in skiing gadgetry and technology. Skiing Information Built in to Goggles A lot of recreational skiers these days carry some form of recording device that records, temperature, elevation, downward descent per ski run, total daily runs, total daily descent and a cumulative total descent plus…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Mar 28, 2014  
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How to Care for Skis And Snowboards
Ski vacations will never be complete without a pair of your favorite skis or snowboard. These are the ones you need to be able to fly down powdery hills and catch breath-taking sceneries within and around the ski area. These skis and snowboards will enable to you move from one…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Sep 02, 2015  
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Best Places to Go for Late Season Ski Trips
Think ski trips will have to wait until early winter? Think again! Ski and snowboard bums who can’t wait until next winter for their snow fix still have plenty of options to choose from. In North America alone, there are about more than a handful of locations where there’s plenty…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Apr 28, 2015  
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Best Off Piste Skiing Tips
Catered ski chalets are very popular holiday options for those avid snow sport lovers wanting to make the most of their annual ski holiday. Many people that venture to the slopes year after year to improve their skiing revel in the excellent facilities of catered ski chalets, enjoy the wonderful…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 18, 2015  
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The Pros Of Training Kids on Ski Trips
People go to ski trips for fun. Either they take a leisurely sedentary existence or they indulge in the excitement of its namesake sport. Skiing is a great vacation genre for young adults for a lot of things. The venue’s ideal winter sport gives them a potent does of their…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Mar 31, 2015  
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Ski Vacation Fun: Monoskiing
Want to try something new for your next ski vacation? Well, there is another type of skiing that you can try and will surely spice up your typical ski vacation trips – monoskiing. This type of skiing was invented in 1950s. The set of equipment used is pretty much the…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Jun 02, 2015  
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Ski Trip Fun: The Cons Of Snowboard Racing
Every vacationer looks forward to having a good time each moment they are out there on a long ski trip. But the definition of fun strictly depends on the traveler's personal preference. Some visitors of the ski resort wanted to have a relaxing stay and enjoy the marvelous sights around…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Jan 22, 2015  
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Going on A Ski Trip? Make Sure Your Stretch And Strengthen
An incredible ski vacation experience comes out as a result of careful planning and preparation. To get the best deals from a target ski area, vacationers need to select and book packages days or even weeks or months ahead of scheduled trip. There is also a need to prepare the…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Sep 14, 2015  
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Springtime Ski Vacation Safety Tips: Understanding Avalanche
Its spring time once again but nothing can stop you from going on a ski vacation. However, the danger of getting caught in an avalanche is eminent during this season. So here are some facts you need to know to fully understanding an avalanche. An avalanche or a “snowslide” is…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   May 05, 2015  
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Learn to Ski
Ever thought about taking some time to learn to ski? Learning to ski is a great way to spend a family holiday and can be a very rewarding and stimulating way to spend a vacation. Think about it, you get mountain air, great views and the exhilaration of speeding down…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   May 21, 2011  
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An Introduction to the Top Freestyle Ski Tricks
Catered ski chalets are a great choice for ski holiday accommodation, no matter if you want to hit the slopes on skis, a snowboard or snowshoes. There are so many different winter sports to be enjoyed no matter where you go, but have you ever considered freestyle skiing? Freestyle skiing…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 18, 2015  
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How to Make Ski Trip Practice Fun for Kids
It is relatively easier for adults to turn their ski trip into a fun getaway. For those who are not into its sport, they can always relish the strangeness of the winter climate along with all other amenities the venue can offer. Skiers and their proponents obviously have more than…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Apr 02, 2015  
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Choosing A Ski Vacation Destination
A quick search on the internet for top ski destinations alone can give you headaches. And worse, your desire to get better advice on where to go and how to choose a place that meets you and your family’s need can actually make you even more confused. Of course, there…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Jun 04, 2015  
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Ski Trip Fun: The Pros Of Ski Flying
The number of options available for having a fun-filled and fulfilling ski trip are enormous. One can always opt for the direct approach and nail it right at its proactive namesake sports. Others can even be creative and go beyond the selection of competitive activities one can enjoy in a…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Feb 03, 2015  
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Demystifying Ski Terminology
If you're planning on a taking a ski holiday in a catered chalet, you'll no doubt be raring to hit the mountains and get some skiing done. If you're not an expert, however, you may find yourself linguistically challenged if you are not at least familiar with some of the…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Sep 21, 2015  
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Facts About Ski Trips: Common Skiing Injuries
Changes in modern ski equipment, improvements in slope design, and maintenance helped reduced the incidence of serious injuries. However, we must take note that there are still a significant number of ski injuries that can possibly occur during your ski trips. According to the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM),…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   May 07, 2015  
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Finding Accomodation for Winter Holidays
Winter sports are extremely popular not only among young people. Adults enjoy this way of spending free time outdoors during cold season. If you just trying skiing or snowboarding, it will be probably enough for you to ski somewhere in your local area. But if you live in a country…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Nov 02, 2011  
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Top Skiing In Espace Killy
If you're sifting through the range of last minute ski holidays on offer, why not consider the region of southwest France in and around the Tarentaise Valley? Not only is this region in the very heart of the French Alps, it is also connected to the largest skiing network in…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 18, 2015  
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Why You Should Plan Your Ski Vacation Early
The country may yet to see snowy slopes and winter flurries, but savvy skiers and families are already planning out their next ski vacation. Sure, there are only a handful of US ski resorts open, and most of them are already offering a whole new set of attractions that doesn’t…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Apr 15, 2015  
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Sarah Burke, the twenty nine year old super pipe skier has died. Sarah was injured a little more…
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Ski vacations are fun getaways for all ages. After all, ski resorts do not only cater to its singular…
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