become a better skier

Where would we be without the internet? You can find an answer for everything, a solution for every problem, and lots of tips and tricks along the way. They may not always be credible, but these ski videos are. If you’re looking to perfect a new skill or just want to refresh yourself a bit before you come on holiday, YouTube is a great place to start for a plethora of ski how-to’s! We’ve picked out our favourites.

5 Videos to Help You Become a Better Skier

Perfect that Parallel Turn

The first milestone that all beginners are eager to hit: the parallel turn! If you’re struggling to keep your skis totally parallel in your turns, this video had some great tips.

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How to Carve

Carving is one of the best ways to stay in control on lots of different terrain all over the mountain. This video helps you focus on 2 simple elements of the turn.

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Body Balance

An old classic from the New Gen archives. Our founder Tom Saxlund shares how to get the balance in your body with a drill to test your own balance.

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Bash that Box Slide

Is the park more your place? Watch this video to learn how to do a box slide on skis, including how to approach it and how to get that slide in without falling off.

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Become a Master of the Moguls

If you’re a more advanced skier, you may be looking to push new skills and venture out to new parts of the mountain. If the moguls have ever inticed you

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Know of any other good ski tip videos? We’d love to hear from you.

Truth be told though, no amount of YouTube videos can beat in-person instruction – on the mountain, planks on. Join us for a session on the snow this winter.

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