A new season – a new outlook

It's 2021-20022 and we are still living in a covid world. There is no normal; all is in a constant state of flux. On the ski hill our teaching regimen is compromised by the deliberative steps that we must undertake in order to return to a level of normalcy. We remain...

Soften the outside leg and topple, in transition

https://youtu.be/QPycnnJqavg I want to share some personal queues and internal feelings during different parts of the turn to achieve high performance carving. There are many different ways to do it but these are some of my objectives and thoughts on the topic.paul...

How to ski parallel and some common mistakes and takeaways very quickly

https://youtu.be/MlUDxSu2xM4 There are several key movements that are required to ski with parallel skis. In this tutorial we explore one of these movements in detail share exactly how to perform the movement, why it's needed and a short progression that you can...

Ski Tips with Josh Foster … centered stance

https://youtu.be/4SuH4dcJcBQ   Big shoes can lead to bad habits especially in the fore and aft alignment. If you don't walk on your heels and you don't run on your tippy toes? Do not ski that way.

Bumps with a guy named Guy … intro to moguls, landing spot

TERRANCE GAVAN - SKI BUM Guy Heatherington at Whistler - Blackcomb gives us a beginners look at first bumps in the following short video. Guy's line of choice is the front of the bump or top of the bump technique, which is a great way to learn if you're a beginner in...

Foot rotation is a key ingredient to effortless ski turns – please believe me here folks!

TERRANCE GAVAN - SKI BUM I shall ski with a silent upper body. I shall ski with a silent upper body. I shall ski with a silent upper body! I shall ..... ah! ... oh shite! Guess what happened. My body just went Kablooey! Foot rotation is quite important. Just in case...

TERRY BLOGS STUFF!

Terry Gavan used to write for newspapers. And he used to edit newspapers. He’s also built three newspaper websites, edited them and designed the day-to-day operation of web content. These are his blog posts and videos.