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Teaching & outfitting the adult beginner classic cross country skier

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  • By Brad Hiebert, CANSI Level 3 Instructor
Teaching & outfitting the adult beginner classic cross country skier

I consider myself pretty fortunate. I’ve got a job that allows me to spend a great deal of my time outdoors in one of the most beautiful places in the world. I love teaching students of all ages and abilities but my favourite teaching assignment is when I’m given the opportunity to work with an adult beginner. These are typically people who are very excited and motivated to learn. The importance of their first lesson can’t be overstated. I need to do my best to see that this student learns, has fun and feels safe and respected. Whether or not I do my job well may determine if my student embraces this new activity or never comes back. No pressure.

INTRO TO SKIS: How to Choose the Right Skis

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  • By Brad Hiebert
INTRO TO SKIS: How to Choose the Right Skis

The owners and staff at Trail Sports are cross-country skiers. We pride ourselves on our ability to help our customers make the best possible choices when they are purchasing equipment in our store. We use the most up to date industry knowledge to select equipment from our huge inventory allowing you to try your skis on the trails before you buy.