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…
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…
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…
Finding Accomodation for Winter Holidays
Winter sports are extremely popular not only among young people. Adults enjoy this way of spending free time outdoors…
Gears for Backcountry Skiing
Backcountry skiing is also called off-piste or out-of-area skiing. Usually in the unmarked or unpatrolled areas either…
The Ultimate Sking Gadget
And now for the ultimate in skiing gadgetry and technology. Skiing Information Built in to Goggles A lot of recreational…
Skiing Articles (47)
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 vacations. These gears are crafted to cater to practically all ski levels- from wobbly beginners to professionals. This way, every ski vacationer has access to…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Jun 09, 2015  
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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 done the right way, such training end up with productive results; otherwise, little problems that can actually blow into huge health concerns may ensue. For instance, a huge amount of electrolytes…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Oct 13, 2015  
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How to Promote A Ski Vacation Destination
The decision to personally promote a ski vacation destination is easier said than done. But despite its relative difficulty, there are definitely good reasons for doing so. Many people would charge it to open benevolence. After all, doing something good for goodness' sake can be a rewarding experience. Promoting a…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Feb 12, 2015  
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Ski Vacation Alert: Understanding Frostbite
During your ski vacation, long exposure to cold environment may lead to frostbite. A frostbite is an injury caused by freezing of the skin and underlying tissues. Before you go to your vacation, it is important to first understand this injury. Frostbite is common on the fingers, toes, nose, ears,…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   May 12, 2015  
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Ski Vacations Are Also for Kids
Popular ski vacation activities such as skiing and snowboarding are not only for adults who have already undergone countless training on the slope. These sports are for everyone else who want to have fun in snowcapped mountains. These activities are also for families and even kids who would someday morph…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 19, 2015  
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Ski Poles, the Workhorse Of Skiing
Ski Poles Ski Poles tend to be the unglamorous, somewhat neglected item in a skier’s equipment package, often abused, lost or considered merely something to be tolerated. Colorful skis, boots, jackets, and pants are a lot sexier and get a lot more attention at point of purchase. However, ski poles…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Dec 21, 2011  
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5 Things You’ll Love About Ski Trips In Springtime
The ski season may be coming to an end. But that won’t stop a few savvy skiers from taking advantage of the dwindling crowds to say goodbye to the season with spring ski trips. It’s not just the prospect of seeing less people in ski resorts that lure skiers back…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Apr 16, 2015  
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Gears for Backcountry Skiing
Backcountry skiing is also called off-piste or out-of-area skiing. Usually in the unmarked or unpatrolled areas either inside or outside of a ski resort's boundaries. It has becomes a popular ski vacation destinations fun and exciting challenge. For skiers, this kind of experience is as liberating as there are basically…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 03, 2015  
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The Five Freestyle Skiing Tricks
Truth be told, fun in ski vacation destination is only possible when snow sport enthusiasts know safe skiing techniques. Knowing these techniques allow vacationers at ski areas to get more out of their escapades. It helps one to navigate the slopes faster and with more freedom. This way, skiers and…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Oct 15, 2015  
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Different Types Of Ski Vacation Destinations
Whether you are a real estate developer or just a winter sport tourist with an academic inclination, it is always beneficial to identify different types of ski vacation destinations. There are several types of classifying ski resorts but the most scholastically verifiable is categorizing them by generations. This type of…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Feb 17, 2015  
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Ski Vacation Threats: Understanding Shin Bang
After long hours of skiing, there are skiers who experience pain radiating from their shins. If that happens to you during your ski vacation, you might just got “boot banged” while skiing. This condition is formally known as shin bang, or the hitting of the shins on the front of…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   May 19, 2015  
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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 on the slopes; whether you are a newbie on the slopes or a seasoned skier, here are 10 ways that will help you make the most of your time…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 25, 2015  
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Freestyle Skier Sarah Burke Dies From Injuries During Training Accident
Sarah Burke, the twenty nine year old super pipe skier has died. Sarah was injured a little more than a week ago in a training accident on a half pipe at the Utah training facility. Ironically, this was the same half pipe that led to brain injuries to Kevin Pearce,…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Jan 20, 2012  
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Planning A Family Ski Trip: the Perks And Setbacks Of DIY Ski Trips
Isn’t it a little too early to plan family ski trips? For the travel and budget savvy, it never is. Besides, waiting until a month before ski season hits its peak will only guarantee packing woes and sky-high premium prices. Hence, the early birds will not only get the worm,…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Apr 22, 2015  
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How to Stay Fit Before Going on A Ski Trip
Ski trips can be physically challenging and to the body. It can leave you exhausted after a few hours of sustained exercise on the slopes and can put you at risk of not having all the fun in the snow. Fortunately, a former British Olympic skier named Graham Bell says…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Aug 10, 2015  
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Highly Suggested Workouts Prior to Ski Vacations
Ski vacations are fun getaways for all ages. After all, ski resorts do not only cater to its singular namesake recreation. But for people who wish to pursue skiing itself, it is more prudent to make some serious preparations. Such an exhilarating sport has become a culprit to a number…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skiing   Oct 27, 2015  
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