Close

Member Login

Logging In
Invalid username or password.
Incorrect Login. Please try again.

not a member? sign-up now!

Signing up could earn you gear and it helps to keep offensive content off of our site.

PRINT DIGITAL

Skiing Pages

Vibe
posted: 12/11/1999

Zen and the Art of Winter Fitness
East meets West in The Winter Athlete, Steve Ilg's guide to outdoor fitness. Whether you're into Alpine, telemark, or Nordic skiing -- even ice climbing -- Ilg, a competitive multisport athlete and sought-after trainer, explains how to get in shape and stay in shape with the help of Sufi poets, Zen masters, and Native American shamans. His holistic approach means meditation, proper breathing, and nutrition are as important as the intensity of your strength training. The preseason regimen includes inline skating, mountain biking, and yoga. Overall, it's a balanced fitness guide for freethinkers.
($23, 800-258-5830)

Warming Trends
Ever windmilled your arms in an attempt to thaw frozen fingers? Think wool stays warm when wet? In his book Secrets of Warmth, engineer and skier Hal Weiss dispels such myths and reveals what really does keep you warm. Targeted at both the winter mountaineer and the chilly city dweller, the book covers everything from snow caves to ski boots to trench coats.
($12, 800-553-4453)

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • No HTML tags allowed

More information about formatting options

Type the characters you see in this picture. (verify using audio)
Type the characters you see in the picture above; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.
All submitted comments are subject to the license terms set forth in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use
Google+