Presents information on the history, styles and techniques, needed equipment, and relevant first aid and safety for skiing, as well as discussing skiing and the Olympis, and the sport of snowboarding. Describes Olympic, skiing, and snowboarding organizations.Youa#39;ll need an assortment of gear: skis and poles or a snowboard, boots, bindings, safety straps, and warm clothes. ... technologies, and designs, so consider renting or testing skis and comparing skis from a few different places before buying.
|Title||:||A Basic Guide to Skiing and Snowboarding|
|Author||:||United States Olympic Committee|
|Publisher||:||Gareth Stevens Publishing - 2002|