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Intermediate Ski Lessons - Keeping Skis Parallel
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Are you skiing parallel but still having to do a quick step during your turns? Learn to ski the right way. In this ski lesson Darren Turner, presenter of the Ski School series of Apps talks about what he calls the "Two Step", explains that it's a bad habit, not a ski technique, why it happens and how to avoid it in your parallel turns when skiing. This is one of many lessons featured in the Ski School Intermediate iPhone app. The Ski School series of Apps offer ski technique lessons in a format that you can take wherever you go.
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Advanced Ski Technique - Skiing Stacked
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Ski Instructors often use the term 'skiing stacked' when talking about body position in ski technique. In this advanced ski lesson Darren Turner, presenter of the Ski School series of Apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad explains what 'being stacked' means and tells you how it will improve your skiing - not only when carving but off piste, in powder and crud too. Learn to ski the right way. The Ski School series of Apps offer ski technique instruction using no-nonsense, easy-to-understand language in a format that you can take wherever you go.
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Ski Boots - How to put them on
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Ski Boots can be a challenge to put on for a beginner. Don't worry! Follow Darren's guide to putting on ski boots and ski in comfort. Darren Turner, presenter of the Ski School series of Apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad has been teaching skiing for 22 years, in four countries and two continents and was a member of the England Ski Team. For the last eleven years he has been instructing in Serre Chevalier, France. He holds the highest B.A.S.I qualification - the international ski teaching diploma and believes enjoyment and learning are strongly interlinked. The Ski School series of Apps offer ski technique instruction using no-nonsense, easy-to-understand language in a format that you can take wherever you go.
Skiing With Children - Ski Lesson
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Skiing with your children when they are not in Ski School can be great fun, but also a little daunting. In this skiing lesson Darren Turner gives a couple of tips to help you negotiate chair lifts safely with a child and advice on how to ski with them. For more on ski technique, check out the Ski School series of Apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad - http://www.skischoolapp.com Also, subscribe to our channel, more video lessons for all levels coming over the season plus more skiing, much, much more!
Advanced Ski Lesson - Getting Lazy
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Skiers - even ski instructors, can get lazy on easy slopes, this can result in bad habits developing. In this ski lesson Darren Turner, presenter of the Ski School series of Apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad tells you how to use them to your advantage. The Ski School series of Apps offer ski technique instruction using no-nonsense, easy-to-understand language in a format that you can take wherever you go.
Carving Ski Lesson
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Carving has been a buzzword in skiing since the arrival of so-called 'parabolic' skis in the 1990s, but carving ski turns is as old as skiing itself. In this partial ski lesson taken from the Ski School Advanced App, ski instructor Darren Turner explains what the term 'carving' means, talking about sidecut and the difference between a carve and a skid. Get Ski School Advanced for your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad now and give your skiing a turbo-boost.
Turn Shape - Ski School App
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Professional Ski Instructor Darren Turner talks about the importance of an 'S' shaped turn shape in this extract from the Ski School Intermediate app. Ski School Intermediate picks up where the Beginners app leaves off. The focus is on strengthening your parallel turns and starting to use your ski edges more effectively. These lessons will give you the skills and techniques to start exploring more of the pistes around the mountain and set you up for the advanced workshops to follow. The stunning videos are accompanied by intuitive cue cards to help reinforce the topics and enhance your learning experience. Give your skiing the boost it deserves with the Ski School Intermediate App - your portable ski instructor.
Ski Resorts - Skiing In Tignes
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Tignes, Val d'Isere's neighbouring ski resort is a great place to go skiing early season. Ski Instructor Darren Turner, presenter in the Ski School series of iPhone apps checks out the early season snow there in this video. WIth perfect piste conditions and blue skies it was the ideal venue for filming updates for the apps - new technique tips for beginner, intermediate and advanced skiers. The Ski School Apps bring high-quality ski lessons using modern technique to the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.
Ski Resorts - Skiing in Serre Chevalier
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com The Ski Resort of Serre Chevalier, home of Darren Turner, ski instructor and presenter of the Ski School Series of Apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad in all its beauty. Long, sunny groomers to work on your ski technique and for large, leisurely carved turns, steep bumps runs, awesome off-piste (when properly equipped and accompanied by a professional), good access for beginners and, when it's snowing, tree-lined runs for better visibility and some of the best tree-skiing in Europe on a powder day. In this video Darren Turner and pro-Freeskier Andrew Gowans (one of the three founders of Elate Media) show a little of what Serre-Che' has to offer.
Parallel Turns - Ski School App
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com In this extract from Lesson 2 of the Ski School Beginners app, Darren Turner, talks about the transition from snowplough to parallel skier. Once you've started to commit more to your downhill ski in a snowplough turn, your skis are naturally going to start drifting in to a more parallel position. Here's how you deal with it. Ski School Beginners will take you from your first time on snow right through to introducing a basic parallel turn. Carefully designed lessons will complement on-slope tuition with a qualified instructor and cover all the basics: putting your skis on, straight runs, snowplough, turning and will give you the skills to feel confident and in control. The stunning videos are accompanied by intuitive cue cards to help reinforce the topics and enhance your learning experience. Get Ski School Beginners now and join Darren Turner on his quest to make you a confident skier.
Dynamic Turns - Ski School App
 
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In this extract from the Ski School Advanced app, instructor Darren Turner talks about making your turns more dynamic. Ski School Advanced will push your skiing to the next level. You'll take the strong parallel turns developed using the Intermediate app and introduce short radius turns. This will add a whole new dimension to your skiing and open up even more of the mountain. Once you are skiing all levels of piste in control, the included workshops will start you on the route to all-mountain expert. They introduce key aspects of advanced skiing including, carving, bumps, off-piste and powder Give your skiing a style injection with the Ski School Advanced App - your portable ski instructor. For more about the apps check out http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com
Ski School App - Ski Lessons for iPhone
 
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http://www.SkiSchoolApp.com Learn how to ski with high quality videos, filmed in stunning scenery, presented by professional ski instructor Darren Turner. Ski School removes the jargon and explains the sport of skiing in simple easy to understand language. Ski School for iPhone® and iPod touch® is a series of apps that will help all levels of skier develop and improve their ski technique with a series of simple, effective lessons. Each app has been tailored to a specific level of skier, from absolute beginner to advanced, and will guide the user through the natural skiing progression. The videos are accompanied by intuitive cue cards to help reinforce the topics and enhance your learning experience. The apps have been designed to complement on-slope tuition with a qualified instructor; to clarify the basics, give you a head start and help you learn how to ski better. Best of all it's portable and can be used anywhere - in the chalet before a day out, as a handy reminder on the lift between runs, or even on the bus, train or plane before you get to the mountains. Give your skiing the boost it deserves with the Ski School App - your portable How to Ski instructor.
London Ski and Snowboard Show
 
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The London Ski and Snowboard show is where the winter season starts. This year the show will be at Earl's Court 19th-23rd October, come and join the fun and meet Darren at our stand! More info: http://www.metrosnow.co.uk In this video Darren Turner takes a none too serious look at the best bits of the London Metro Ski and Snowboard show 2010. Beanie-knitting grannies, carving underpants, strange hats, models and fluorescent one-pieces are all on the menu, along with Sake, Champagne and a who's who of the influential in the british ski industry. 0:42 Massage 0:48 Granny 0:58 Fit Models 1:35 Carving Underpants 2:58 Pat Sharples 3:50 Big Air 4:17 Sick GoPro Backflip! 4:39 iPhone Check out our youtube channel - http://www.youtube.com/elatemedia for more ski stuff from Darren...
Profeet - Hand crafted footwear for skiing, cycling, running and the outdoors
 
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Profeet specialise in custom fitting running shoes, cycle shoes, ski boots and other footwear for active people as well as custom bike fits. Our personal service, using cutting edge technology including video gait analysis and pressure-plate foot scanning, combined with our biomechanical expertise ensure that you experience the perfect fit. Based on your biomechanical evaluation, your qualified technician will hand craft your insoles (orthotics) while you wait and integrate them into the correct running shoe, ski boot or other footwear.
Prohab Ski Body Bootcamp
 
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http://www.skibodybootcamp.co.uk THE SKI BODY BOOTCAMP Experience Any good ski instructor or coach will tell you that preparing your body for skiing is crucial to having a great experience in the mountains. Most will admit that all the technical training in the world will not solve fundamental imbalances you bring to the hill. Everyone has one turn better than the other. Fact. This is a product of tension we hold in our Neuro and Myofascial Systems. Fact. The SKI BODY BOOTCAMP is guaranteed to find the tension in your body related to skiing, clear it and show you how to keep it clear. Fact. 3 Steps over 3 hours will: SCAN IT- Find the tension in your body that affects your skiing. CLEAR IT- Dynamic Neuro-Myofascial Adjustment to remove this tension. MOVE IT - A high-energy dynamic myofascial adjustment class guaranteed to LOCK in these powerful changes. Who is this programme for? Skiers and snow boarders of all levels who have: Ankle, knee, hip or back pain. History of injury. A turn significantly better than the other. Flexibility issues. Technique progression problems. A deep desire to prepare properly this season. Noticed general body imbalances and want to sort it for good.