What do I wear skiing?

Answer Dressing appropriately is essential to keeping warm while skiing. If you are a beginner, you are more likely to fall down, so wearing the right clothes is important. You will want to wear clothing ... Read More »

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What apparel do I need to go skiing?

The number of layers needed for skiing depends on personal preference and on how cold and windy the weather. Generally, you should wear thermal long underwear, then a long-sleeved sweater or turtle... Read More »

What is Nordic backcountry skiing?

Nordic skiing is a winter sports category that encompasses any sport where your heel is not attached directly to your ski, also referred to as "free-heel" skiing. While the term technically include... Read More »

What equipment is involved in skiing?

For a day on the ski slopes, you'll need: skis, ski boots, goggles, ski poles, ski bindings, sunglasses, helmet or hat, gloves or mittens, ski roof rack and proper ski clothing. Optional items incl... Read More »

What is cross country skiing?

Cross country skiing originated thousands of years ago when ancient man discovered that attaching wood to his feet would allow him to move faster over snow when hunting or foraging, according to Wh... Read More »