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By Jules Older

In just six inches of snow, in anywhere, and at any age, somebody can participate in cross-country snowboarding. It combines secure, reduced impact job with a whole cardiovascular exercise session: there's easily no more healthy overall physique conditioner. during this advisor Jules Older examines strategy, apparatus, arrangements, safeguard, and ski traveling centres, all in a conversational and interesting type that emphasises the significance of going at your individual velocity and having fun with the outside.

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John looked surprised but unhurt. "Nice," I said. "You fell nice and relaxed, just as you should. " Like John, unless you're falling on ice or inch-thick crust, you're in for a pleasant surprisebecause snow is soft and forgiving, falling usually doesn't hurt. The trick is getting back up. If you've fallen to the side on relatively level ground, it's not much of a trick. Put your skis beneath your butt, push down on the snow with your gloved hand, and up you go. 06 page_45 Fig. 06 next page > page_46 < previous page page_46 next page > Page 46 Fig.

Over a three-day period, our group of adults with thick skiing résumés acted like kids on holiday after being cooped up for months. We held jumping contests, slalom races, ski ballet contests, all inspired by these short, easy-to-maneuver skis. "Today the novelty has worn off. Though they're not for everyone, I still think shorties serve a purpose as the perfect skis for learning the skate technique, for learning the basics of turning, and to get a feeling of ski control. "More significantly, short skis led us to midlength skis, and in my book the midlength skisparticularly the midlength generously fat skis like the Trak Bushwacker and the Karhu Catamountare the cross-country skis to own today.

Here it is: Wicking underwear, not cotton. Layers of clothing you can take on and off. When you're dressing for cross-country skiing, you have two objectives and one requirement. The objectives are to keep warm and dry; the requirement is freedom of movement. The warmth is self-evident, the dryness may surprise you, and the freedom we'll talk about now. Staying Free Cross-country skiing is a sport of big movements. Your arms fling almost straight out, front and rear. 59 next page > page_29 < previous page page_29 next page > Page 29 well to the side.

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