2. Introduction to Poling in Skate Skiing

Course Overview:

This course sets the stage for learning the 3 major poling techniques in skate skiing:

  1. V1-Offset
  2. V2-One Skate
  3. Two Skate (V2-Alternate)

Topics Covered

  • Overview of the poling skate techniques. For more information, please view the in-depth Explainer Courses for each technique.
  • Special considerations about skate poles, such as pole length, positioning and posture.
  • Poling terminology
  • Overview of timing and positioning for using poles in skate skiing. “How to” information will follow in the next courses, which will be on-snow lessons.
  • Tips on what order to learn the techniques and ways to accelerate your learning and make skate skiing easier.

Related Courses

  1. V1-Offset Explained
  2. V2-One Skate Explained
  3. Two Skate Explained
  4. Skate Skiing Fundamentals