How to use Skier in a sentence
Some guy came up to himâ€”not a skier, but whoever he was, it frightened the boy.
The Bugatti, the telephone, the female skier and the urban skyscraper include rather than reject the new consumerism.
We have a variety of skis available to suit the complete novice through to the stylish mono skier.
There is a wide range of well maintained pistes, suitable for all grades of skier.
He is also a keen skier, plays golf and enjoys clay pigeon and rough shooting.Advertisement
John Newman, Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon is also an accomplished skier.
A champion jet skier down under, McConnell is now even more successful on dry land.
Whether you are just leaning to ski or are an expert skier we will have a choice of skis ideally suited for you.
He/she will be able to guide you in the right direction for a purchase after discussing where you're at as a skier.
Whether you're a skier, hiker, swimmer or cyclist, a sports watch is an accessory you'll need to help keep you going--most come equipped with alarm features that keep you on time, and most are resistant to water and scratches.Advertisement
Through a series of progressive skills and drills, the novice skier eventually achieves the coveted parallel position.
A ski that is too long can cause cause a skier to shift his weight to the back of the ski.
This is known as the "backseat" position, which is an alignment that can set a skier up for a serious knee injury.
A progressive skier may want a longer length ski so that he can move over a range of terrain and have the greatest stability on steeper slopes.
This innovation led to skis that are easier to control and allow a skier to easily facilitate carving.Advertisement
If you are a novice skier you may want to rent skis and test them out before committing to a pair.
No matter what level skier you may be, proper equipment is essential to the overall success of the sport.
Adjustments often are needed to ensure a tight grip on the boot and the right amount of balance for the skier.
The right settings have a basis on several key things specific to the skier who will be wearing the skis.
Lifters are thick platforms that elevate the ski boot off the ski and help the skier to generate more leverage onto the turning ski.Advertisement
Using lifters, the skier can command more edge control and higher performance turns from their skis.
Today's bindings offer not only better ski performance and injury prevention, but will also help make you a better skier.
With 750 feet of vertical drop and thirteen lifts, this mid-sized mountain is an approachable ski area for those who are casual skiers, yet will still be able to entertain the more advanced skier.
Skier levels offered are beginner, intermediate, expert and extreme.
He is also an avid downhill skier with more than 20 years experience.Advertisement
They are also helpful if you are a beginner or intermediate skier looking for ways to improve techniques and move up to a more advanced level.
A female skier also carries more weight below the waist.
When it comes to optimal skier alignment, these anatomical differences often put women at a disadvantage.
As such, when a female skier flexes forward, her center of gravity is over her heels.
A skier initiates turns from the front end of the skis.
If a skier's weight is concentrated on the tail of the ski, the unweighted tips can either shoot forward, wander or cross.
Many experts, including Thoren, believe that mounting the ski bindings in a position that is forward of center can help a female skier keep her weight over the ski's sweet spot, and thus gain more control.
Just as social position is said to be everything in life, binding position can make or break you as a skier.
Furthermore, your DIN setting has been carefully calculated according to your skier type, boot sole length, height weight and age.
In many cases, it's the skier's faulty technique that is causing the bindings to pre-release.
The skier who abruptly presses his or her shins against the boot may inadvertently release the heel piece.
This problem often occurs when the skier is using soft-flexing skis that have a wide tip and a very narrow waist.
Your next step is to determine your skier type.
Since it involves subjectivity, choosing your personal skier type may be problematic.
Choosing "skier type" is a task that gets some people into trouble.
This implies that the skier exaggerates his or her skiing abilities in order obtain a higher DIN setting.
Whether you are looking for KT 22 ski gear (a common mis-spelling of K2 ski gear), or you are a novice skier looking for a forgiving ski, K2 has a ski for you.
Whether you are an avid Nordic skier looking for an off-season training plan, or whether you simply want to get into shape, the Nordic Track Classic Pro Skier might be a viable option.
The Nordic Track Classic Pro Skier effectively mimics the movement patterns of x-cross skiing, making a good alternative for skiers who can never get enough of their sport.
According to an article in Business Journal in 1997, Nordic Track was sued for using deceptive sales techniques and making misleading claims about the effectiveness of the Pro Skier in helping people lose weight.
Have you ever been lucky (or maybe it's unlucky) enough to find yourself on the slopes when a naked skier flies by you out of the blue?
You might even wonder, What kind of person decides to become a naked skier?
The quirky, eclectic ski community has always been open to experiencing the freer side of life, and has therefore been open-minded towards seeing a naked skier here or there.
If you're still reading this article, you're obviously still a little curious about giving it a go as a naked skier.
These calculators combine factors such as a skier's height, weight, ability level and terrain preferences to come up with an ideal ski length.
This is more complicated at the beginner level, since the novice skier may be unsure of how the proper movements should feel.
In contrast, an expert skier, or a skier who spends a good deal of time in powder will choose a higher setting, since a pre-release can cause injury on steep terrain or in deep snow.
In this technique, the skier pushes one ski outward, while the inside edge of the opposite ski is pressed into the snow.
In this technique, one leg glides in front of the other so that it looks like the skier is performing a series of lunges that descend the hill.
Freestyle skiing uses a specialized ski called a twin tip which allows the skier to ski forwards or backwards.
If you are are a beginner or an intermediate skier or snowboarder, or if you simply enjoy cruising, you will have lots of fun on Burma Road, Lazy Mile or Paradise.
If you are seeking out the best Colorado ski resorts, Aspen Colorado is a skier's dream come true.
This technology comes with two separate flex capacities for men, depending on the weight and ability of the skier.
The DIN setting is directly related to the skier's level of proficiency.
A trail map is a skier or snowboarder's best friend.
If you are a new skier, or you advance in skill considerably, a new adjustment may be necessary.
A Nordic skier can not rely on the forces of gravity.
In this graceful and athletic technique, the skier pushes one ski outward, while the inner edge of the opposite ski is pressed into the snow.
Then, the skate-style cross country skier must transfer his or her weight from one ski to the other.
Skier and snowboarders have a distinct advantage.
If you are a cross-country skier who wants to get off the track and into the backcountry, the Bolton Mountain Nordic Center has an annual backcountry festival.
Most lifts have a bar restraint that is designed to keep the skier safe and secure.
Skis can vary in length according to a skier's ability and the type of terrain he plans on skiing.
The tallest height given on a chart is for a skier who is 6'4" or 193 centimeters.
Their shape allows the skier to exert equal pressure on both the tip and tail of the ski.
If you're interested in booking a heli-skiing trip, you must be an intermediate, advanced or expert skier.
It requires the skier to go down a mountain, not simply to cross various terrains.
As a skier advances, they begin to ski with their skis parallel to one another.
Add large over the hill lettering and car, downhill skier or fondant figure rolling down the hill.
The sun can reflect off the snow and cause glare when skiing so a pair of goggles is a necessity for any skier.
Jean Vuarnet was already a highly renowned alpine skier when he established the Vuarnet company.
If you haven't been on the slopes in ten years, don't say you're an avid skier.
Downhill Challenge - This is a game in which the player can guide a skier or a car downhill.
Either way, the skier is pulled from behind a boat while holding on to a rope.
For example, a skier would look pretty silly if she sat at the top of a slope in a full lotus position while chanting "Om."
Erik Roner is an extreme skier, who specializes in base jumping.
She was a very proficient skier.
I guess there's another skier for tomorrow's outing.
Some guy came up to him—not a skier, but whoever he was, it frightened the boy.