Everything the Instructors Never Told You About Mogul Skiing

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AuthorHouse, Sep 2, 2005 - Sports & Recreation - 100 pages
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The real mogul skiing instruction you’re looking for.

 

Whether you want to ski gentle moguls with comfort and confidence, turn heads on your local mogul run, or compete in mogul contests, this book will give you the specialized techniques you need to reach your goal.

 

In this how-to classic, former competitor Dan DiPiro reveals techniques that have remained largely unknown or misunderstood outside of competitive mogul skiing circles.

 

Most skiers try to ski moguls using only groomed-trail techniques, says DiPiro. But the bumps require a special set of techniques that have little to do with groomed-trail skiing. With an understanding of these special techniques, most fit, expert skiers can become good mogul skiers, and some can become excellent mogul skiers and even mogul competitors.

 

For the aspiring mogul skier, this book is full of invaluable instruction. For the seasoned bumper, it’s an ideal tune-up guide and a refreshing affirmation. For all skiers interested in broadening their understanding of downhill skiing excellence, it’s an original, eye opening read.

 

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Contents

1 SOME GENERAL ADVICE
1
2 YOUR HOME POSTURE
3
3 ROTARPOWERED TURNS
10
4 ABSORPTION AND EXTENSION
24
5 CHOOSING YOUR LINE
34
6 EYES ON THE BIG PICTURE
49
7 POLING AND HAND POSITION
54
8 AIR
58
9 COMPETITIVE MOGUL SKIING
70
10 MOGULSKIING EQUIPMENT
77
11 HAVE FAITH HAVE FUN
84
GLOSSARY OF TERMS
88
Back Cover
91
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