Getting Started – Cross Country Ski Technique

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Introduction to Cross Country Skiing

Cross-country skiing on groomed trails, with even a moderate level of proficiency, is an experience that’s hard to put into words.

It’s definitely fast and fun, but it’s more than that. Your body movements become so graceful when cross-country skiing, it’s almost feels like you’re dancing.

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Classic vs Skate

New to cross country skiing? You need to decide whether to classic ski, skate ski or learn both.

First question: do you have access to both skate and classic ski trails?

Once you’ve got that question answered, the next most important question is, “Which appeals most to you?”

Still more questions? Read on. We’ve tried to cover them all.

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