How to Master Bumps w/ Pancho Winter

February 8, 2014 Clinics

Our Good Friend Pancho Winter has written this article to help you master the bumps, so get out there and start enjoying all that the hill has to offer! -BD

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Moguls bring out the blemishes in the ski technique of all intermediate and advanced skiers.  If you find yourself “bucked around” and unable to control your speed in moguls, take heart, you are not alone. Learning how to control your speed in bumps will make mogul skiing safe and fun for skiers of all ages and abilities.

As Dr. Kim Hewson explained in his recent Watch Newspaper’s “Ski Tips” column: Good skiers control their speed through round, symmetrical C or S shaped turns as they move down the fall line. Controlling our speed through round turn shape unifies almost all forms of contemporary skiing.

Read more: Watch Newspapers – SKI TIPS | Tactics for Moguls Select Your Line and Shape Your Turns