At a time when skis come in an unprecedented variety of shapes and sizes, selecting a new pair of boards is only the first hurdle a skier faces. Whether your tastes lead you to a versatile All-Mountain Expert ski, a ripping GS Race model, a go-anywhere Freeride board or a smooth, forgiving All-Mountain Cruiser, a few tips will help you make the most of your new skis. On the pages that follow, PSIA Demo Team member Michael Rogan shows you how to wring every last ounce of fun out of some of today's most popular ski categories. Our advice? Ski like Mike. Click below to see how to ski each new model.