“Nobody Cares That You Telemark”, so hold your husses.

In the meantime, here are a few tips for the new kids:

#1 do what it looks like

#2 equal weight (full foot front, ball of foot rear)

#3 two short skis become one long ski, thus, tilt them in the same direction at the same time

#4 no more than one boot length between boot toe and heel

#5 lead change, edge change, direction change are progressive and synchronized

#6  keep your head and shoulders up


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