Skiing Made Easy starts with a chapter about putting on your skis and
boots, then goes through a beginner's progression from snowplough to
I suggest relevant exercises to develop and improve your skills, and
identify common faults and how to correct them. 'By the way' sections
contain information about many of the little things that people often
assume you just know, but you may not.
Who is the book for?
The book assumes no prior knowledge, so it's suitable for complete
beginners, and people who are in the early stages of learning to ski.
It's not a substitute for ski lessons, but it will help you make the
absolute most of your tuition, and understand why you're being asked to
make movements or do exercises.
Even if you've been skiing lots of times, Skiing Made Easy will help
you understand more clearly why you use certain techniques, and you'll
almost certainly learn things you never knew before.
For an experienced skier who is planning to help a novice friend or
family member, or a trainee ski instructor, this book could be