Tag Archives: Skiing

Why Snowboarders Love Kiteboarding

This extreme water sport has a lot to love about it for anyone who enjoys board sports. According to Aqua Sports Maui, kiteboarding “combines the excitement of paragliding, surfing and wakeboarding”, as “kiteboarders propel them selves thru the water on boards (similar to wakeboards or snow boards) with the help of  large power kites, (similar …

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Are Your Kids Out Growing Their Ski Gear?

Kids who love to ski LOVE new ski gear (but don’t we all?). Skis, poles, boots, bindings, clothes and goggles that fit your children well ensure that they don’t end up getting into an accident due to equipment malfunctions. If you find that your children are going through a growth spurt and keep on outgrowing …

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Green vs Blue: Which Part of the Ski Hill are Your Kids Ready For?

Balancing fun with safety can be a bit tough if you’re not sure what kids ski hill to choose when going on your ski trip.  Figuring that out isn’t too hard as long as you can lean to read their skill level. Over the Hill   Knowing the differences between slopes is crucial knowledge if …

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5 Essential Tips for Getting Your Kids into Skiing

Would your kids rather ski on the Wii than on the hills in real life? Let’s fix that. For many parents, it’s no small task to encourage your kids to get outside or try something new, but by keeping the following pointers in mind, you can get your kids as excited as you to hit …

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5 Important Tips You Need to Know about Eating for Skiing

Preparing for a smooth day of skiing is a task that most people tend to underestimate.  Most get caught up in what gear they’re going to use or which ski hill they’ll be going on.  What most people overlook is what they’re going to be eating before they hit the slopes. Proper nutrition won’t just …

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How Does Ski and Snowboard Wax Work

Ski wax improves the performance of skis and snowboards. In addition to skis and snowboards, it works on other devices that slide over ice and snow such as toboggans. There are many kinds and brands of waxes in the market, and one has to consider certain factors before settling of any particular type. Some of …

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Top 10 Skiing Tips

Skiing is exciting and fun; however, to fully appreciate this sport there are several tips that will keep you safe and make this sport enjoyable as well as extremely satisfying. Keep Looking Forward! If you haven’t skied in a while or if you are a beginner, it is important to keep your legs squarely under …

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Top 10 Snowboarding Tips

There are lot of great snowboarding tips to consider, especially if you’re a beginner and nervous about doing things right. Here are 10 tips you’ll want to know for your next – or maybe your first – adventure on the slopes. Make Sure You Dress The Part It’s very important that you stay warm and …

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