Japan On & Off Snow – Borderless Teaching: The Fun Way

Borderless Teaching: The Fun Way What’s the best way to communicate with your students? What’s the best way to communicate when you can’t speak the language your students are speaking? This On and Off Snow clinic were about how to run a good lesson without...

BASI Creating Adaptable Snowsports Instructors

BASI Creating Adaptable Snowsports Instructors The concept of this On-Snow clinic was about creating an outcome focused system so the instructors BASI certified will have room to adjust with body performance wherever they go working as UK isn’t a big skiing nation....

BASI Teaching Teachers To Teach – Reviewing Skills

Teaching Teachers To Teach – Reviewing Skills It was day 1 and I went to the BASI workshop that was around teaching teachers to teach and the value of using a review process. It was set up around one trainer (Ben) taking 6 students who volunteered from the group...

Vblog Australia Interski 2019

NZSIA catches up with Australia Interski Team member Paul Lorenz. This 8 min Vblog starts with footage of the Australian Technical Demos and then goes to the presentation that the Australian Team made, and allows you to get a feeling of what it was like to be there....

Korea On Snow – Korean Dynamic Short Turn

Dynamic Short Turn – Korea Style The first thing that was stressed was that in Korea you ski with a low stance. Why ski in a low stance and do lots of Dynamic Short Turns? The Korean presenter told us because – Average height of men is low – Snow is...

Smart Skis with Elan and Team Slovenia

“We will show you something you’ve never seen before” That was an opening line of this On-Snow Clinic. It was about skis with built-in sensors in the plates to measure the pressure on the skis laterally, longitudinally, and measure the amount of pressure. Having...

People Skills Multisport by USA

This topic was setup for delivery over two sessions on the final day of Interski; one in the morning led by US Snowboard Eric Rolls and one in the afternoon led by US skiers Jonathon Ballou and Ann Schorley. From SBINZ, we had one of our team attend in the morning...

PLAYGrounds for Success by USA

Imagine a playground full of snow in the middle of Bulgaria! One of the coolest parts about Interski was seeing the collaboration between AASI and Burton unfold. They wanted to showcase what they believe the future of snow sports to be. The week prior to the congress,...