About Nordic Skis

Skiing

 

 

Skiing is a sport that is accomplished on long thin boards or facsimiles made from other materials that are attached to the feet for locomotion on the snow. It is accomplished on steep inclines (downhill or alpine), flat ground (cross country) or in the performance of stunts or tricks (freestyle). The skis are waxed to make them slippery for alpine and freestyle skiing and to grip the snow in cross country to provide thrust. The skier will often use hand held “poles” to assist with balance and thrust during the activity. Skiing can be done on commercially maintained slopes or trails as well as unmarked natural snow.

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Posted In Nordic Skis on Tuesday, May 24th 2022
Structure is a component of the waxing process that is sometimes overlooked as to what it takes to get the most out of Nordic skis.
Posted In Nordic Skis on Monday, May 23rd 2022
Nordic skis come in two varieties, waxless which have ridges or “scales” on the base of the ski which grips the snow and allows kick by the skier,
Posted In Nordic Skis on Saturday, May 21st 2022
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Posted In Nordic Skis on Friday, May 20th 2022
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