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Ultimate Skiing: Master the Techniques of Great Skiing

Ultimate Skiing: Master the Techniques of Great Skiing
  

Presented in full-color. Includes the latest developments in ski technique, technology and teaching methods. Features photo sequences of proper form on the slopes. Covers new techniques for the curved ski design and the key to fine-tuning boots for specific styles and terrains. I... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780736079594
Barcode 9780736079594
Published 15 October 2009 by Human Kinetics Publishers
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By LeMaster, Ron
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780736079594
ISBN-10 0736079599
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Human Kinetics Publishers
Imprint Human Kinetics Publishers
Publication Date 15 October 2009
International Publication Date 1 October 2009
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By LeMaster, Ron
Category Skiing
Skiing
Sport
Number of Pages 224
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 279mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 726g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Skis and skiing
NBS Text Winter Sports
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 796.93
Catalogue Code 83893

Description of this Book

Presented in full-color. Includes the latest developments in ski technique, technology and teaching methods. Features photo sequences of proper form on the slopes. Covers new techniques for the curved ski design and the key to fine-tuning boots for specific styles and terrains. Included analyses of world cup skiers.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review I have been teaching, training, and coaching for over 20 years. Ron LeMaster's insights in Ultimate Skiing have helped create better experiences for everyone I work with on the slopes. Katie Fry Managing Director, Ski and Snowboard Schools of Aspen and Snowmass PSIA and AASI National Education Teams Manager Ultimate Skiing explains how to ski smoothly, strongly, and confidently. Through Ron LeMaster's insights from analyzing and coaching the best skiers in the world, you will improve your skills for better days out on the hill. Daron Rahlves Hahnenkamm Champion, World Champion, Olympian, 12-Time World Cup Winner, XGames Champion Ultimate Skiing provides the definitive description of the inner workings of ski technique and performance. Ron LeMaster's expert instruction, complete with tools and drills to assess and adapt ski technique, is your ticket to skiing like the professionals. Dee Byrne Vail Snowsports School Director

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Author's Bio

Ron LeMaster has spent more than 25 years as a ski instructor and race coach. Currently an instructor, trainer and lecturer at the Vail/Beaver Creek Ski School, he has also taught at the Aspen Ski School and coached with the Aspen Ski Club and the University of Colorado. Certified and accredited by the Professional Ski Instructors of America, LeMaster has spent much of the past six years lecturing at ski schools in the Colorado Rockies on the topic of ski technique and biomechanics. A frequent contributor to skiing magazines, he coauthored a 16-page article on ski technique for Snow Country's best-selling issue. He has also written technical literature for the Professional Ski Instructors of America.

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