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Extremes goal: Skiing crud

4 of 7 Extremes goals
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+ Crud
SummaryCrud is cut up or crusty powder--thick and heavy snow which is tiring and very difficult to ski, unless you know a few tricks.

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Expert crud skier


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Work through this section to learn the tricks of skiing crud.

We'll teach you to:

  • Start on really easy terrain.
  • Pressure your skis more equally.
  • Not lean back.
  • Use patience in powder.
  • Get your skis to float into a turn.
  • Keep your upper body facing down the hill.

Work sequentially through the topics and exercises in this goal:

Remember our overall goal--to have fun!

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