Aimed at the beginner skier and provides comprehensive information on ski equipment and technique. It shows how easy skiing can be, once you know what gear is required, how to select it in the proper size, how to put it on and how to control speed and direction when skiing. It takes you step by step through the equipment and techniques used in both cross country and downhill skiing at resorts.
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VHS; Access Print (Section 1)