Ski test: Nordica Dobermann GSR RB EVO

Doberman GRS RB EVO is a ski for giant slalom, but it is spring right now so our team of testers wounded up not in giant-slalom conditions. Still, many skiers who found themselves on slushy spring snow don't want to quit. Let's see what kind of skiing can we get if we don't quit with this ski model.

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On-Piste Skiing: After learning the basics

Well, you already know how to make a sliding turn and to ski with pleasure on nearly every slope. But not everything is that clear and simple now. For instance, what to do on an icy or a very steep slope? There are still a lot of questions. But the main thing that you now would probably want to ski like an expert as soon as possible - to ski at high speed and at the same time to control everything that happens.

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Ski Test: Atomic Redster G7

Today we are looking at the junior model in the Atomic's new series for giant slalom - Redster G7. Let's compare it to the other models in the series and with its peers in the beginners' giant slalom.

Ski testing is the process of a model's detailed comparison with some imaginary standard. In giant slalom's case, such standard should be a ski which is stable at high speed, variable in terms of skiing tempo and grasping at both hard and soft snow. None of these qualities matches with Redster's G7 characteristics.

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On-Piste Skiing: Parallel Skiing

Now you already know how to control the speed, do snowplough turns with a transition to parallel movement of skis. Now you can move on to the next stage of development of your ski technique. Let's look at the full parallel skis turn without the snowplough.

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On-Piste Skiing: First parallel ski turns

If you can move along a predetermined path in the snowplough by shifting the body weight to the outside ski or changing the angle of skis, it's time for you to move on to the parallel skiing.

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On-Piste Skiing: The Scraper

When you have learned to ski in a position of the snowplough you can ski in this position as long as you want. However, as you practice more and more, you begin to see that your skis become parallel themselves. Instead of waiting for a long time you can practice skiing on parallel skis right away after mastering the snowplough.

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On-Piste Skiing: The Mill

This basic skiing tutorial features a new exercise called "The Mill". It will further improve your turning skills

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On-Piste Skiing: Your first turns

This Basic On-Piste Skiing Tutorial presents a new exercise that will help you to make your first ski turns.

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On-Piste Skiing: Speed control in the snowplough

This tutorial focuses on the snowplough movements, which will add dynamics to your first downhill experience.

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Ski Test: Blizzard Firebird Ti

Today we are testing a completely new ski by Blizzard - Firebird Ti. This piece of equipment is an allround ski that appeared in this season after Blizzard's renewal of its Firebird collection. There are no expectations about this ski, so let's test it!

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