4. Skiing Skills

4.6 - Starting Off
  • Look uphill and proceed when clear
  • Stop at all merges and crests
  • Use athletic stance
  • Hands on bars, just ahead of body
  • Short radius parallel turns
  • Proper stance with one man toboggan to maintain good chain to snow contact
  • Ski close to the side of the hill
  • Ski at a safe speed