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Mind Your Spine

Mind Your Spine
Scott Compression Reducer X
Crashes happen. But with body armor, injuries don’t have to

Your ski-movie heroes might be fearless, but they aren’t stupid. So don’t think for a second that they aren’t padding up underneath that cool outerwear before they go huge in the pipe or charge that steep, rock-studded line in Alaska. In the past, lots of pro athletes have adapted padded motocross apparel to their uses. Now companies like Scott USA (which happens to have a motocross line, too) are offering ski-specific body armor. Example: the Compression Reducer X.

Summer Schooled: Casting Call

Features

After spending a relaxing day on the river, it's easy to get hooked - once you get over the whole fish-catching thing.

Go Deep: Four Steps to Sweet Powder Skiing-Stage 4

Features

The Double-Black-Diamond Powder Skier

Preseason Strength Training: Body Weight Squats

Features

Want to ski better than ever? Try our preseason strength training fitness plan, and we guarantee you will.

Preseason Strength Training: Trunk Extension

Features

Want to ski better than ever? Try our preseason strength training fitness plan, and we guarantee you will.

Ski Boot: Rossignol Soft

Gear

Rossignol's new Soft boot incorporates their Cockpit frame with an elastomer flex-management device on the boot's stiff spine for support with a ridged sole and lateral reinforcement.

Paralyzed, Swiss' Beltrametti Heads Home

News

Swiss skier Silvano Beltrametti is paralyzed from the chest down after a crash during a World Cup downhill and will be transferred to a special facility in his home country.

Day Three: Arapahoe Basin

Travel

Once again, we had to have the lifts turned on after-hours.

From the Ground Up, Shouldering Responsibility

Instruction

When can you tilt your shoulders, and when must they be level?

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