Do You Know The Alpine Responsibility Code?
I could have been seriously hurt. There are universal rules when skiing and snowboarding, applicable to everyone, worldwide. Commonly known as the Alpine Responsibility Code, it is endorsed and used by most ski areas around the world with slight variations. Ultimately, it's about using some common sense and personal awareness to reduce elements of risk.
Skiing For The First Time - Stories From Around The Globe
There's no other experience quite like it. I love hearing stories of someones first time skiing, mainly because they are funny but also because they end with a sense of achievement. Here are some stories from around the world of that very memorable first time including mine.