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This article was written by Seth Masia and originally posted at SkiingHistory.org, reposted here with permission. Swiss reader Luzi Hitz recently sent us a collection of photos of snow rollers used to groom pistes in Switzerland and France during the 1950s and 1960s. This photo, for instance,...

Enjoy this guest post by Jackson Hogen, originally published November 7th, 2017 on his website Real Skiers.   The ecology that allows the ski bum to flourish has always been delicate. In order to survive, the ski bum often is forced to live in communal households with...

Reilly McGlashan, Elite Skiing A-Team member joins our recent conversation on the recent past and future of High Performance Technical Skiing.   Changes in the last 5 years of skiing? Like some of the other guys have stated I do think the emphasis on big angles has become...

Guy Hetherington, Elite Skiing A-Team member and co-owner & head coach of AllTracks Academy, on recent changes in HTPS (High Performance Technical Skiing) as well as thoughts on the future.   Recent Developments: It all began with a completely new technical and physiological approach initiated by Bode Miller...

Jon Ahlsén, Elite Skiing A-Team member, on recent changes in HTPS (High Performance Technical Skiing) as well as thoughts on the future.   Recent Developments: I agree with Tom Gellie (who wouldn’t??). I think the absolutely incredible skis we now use on piste have made a lot of...

This guest content is written by Jackson Hogen.  Head over to RealSkiers.com for the original article and to find more great content by Jackson.   Deceptively Fast. I can already feel the headwinds of protest this pensée is likely to engender, so to mitigate their ferocity, allow me...

This article was originally published by the Canadian Ski Instructors' Alliance. For more information on CSIA please go to www.SnowPro.com.   By Frédérik Lépine, kinesiologist and CSIA Level 4 Course Conductor Ski season has just ended and we’ve barely had time to put our equipment away. We have...

This article originally appeared in the Winter 2017 issue of 32 Degrees: The Journal of Professional Snowsports Instruction and is reprinted here with permission of the Professional Ski Instructors of America and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors (PSIA-AASI). For more information on PSIA-AASI –...