Intermediate Skill Zone

Participant demonstrates the cross country ski fundamentals at beginner classic or skate skill levels by adjusting tactical choices, speed, and ski performance to:

  • Manage ski and pole push to create forward movement.
  • Control the center of mass over their feet in fore/aft and side to side planes.
  • Glide with full weight on one ski.
  • Control speed and change direction on downhills.
  • Show versatility in beginner terrain.
  • Can classic ski using diagonal stride and double pole techniques or skate ski using V2, V1 and double pole techniques.
  • Continuously ski in beginner and some intermediate terrain for up to 15 minutes.
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    Skate Ski Improvement

    Skyway Trailhead on Grand Mesa, Colorado
    Hone and update your skate skiing skills. This clinic is designed to help participants improve their body position, body movements and timing of poles with body movements in skate skiing techniques, such as V2, V1 or V2 Alternate.
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  • Skate ski clinic on Grand Mesa in Colorado.
    19 Feb, 2022

    Improve Your Skate Skiing Skills

    Skyway Trailhead on Grand Mesa, Colorado
    Hone and update your skate skiing skills. This clinic is designed to help participants improve their body position, body movements and timing of poles with body movements in skate skiing techniques, such as V2, V1 or V2 Alternate.
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  • Classic ski clinic on Grand Mesa in Colorado.
    12 Mar, 2022

    Classic Ski Improvement

    Skyway Trailhead on Grand Mesa, Colorado
    Hone and update your classic skiing skills. This clinic is designed to help participants improve their body position, body movements and timing of poles with body movements in classic skiing techniques of diagonal stride and double pole. Located at Skyway Trailhead.
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  • Classic ski clinic on Grand Mesa in Colorado.
    13 Feb, 2022

    Taking Classic Skiing Beyond Beginner Level

    Skyway Trailhead on Grand Mesa, Colorado

    This classic ski clinic is designed to assist you move your skills beyond the beginner level and to translate them into higher efficiency of various classic techniques, such as diagonal stride, double pole kick, or double pole.

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  • Skate Skiing
    13 Feb, 2022

    Taking Skate Skiing Beyond Beginner Level

    Skyway Trailhead on Grand Mesa

    This skate ski clinic is designed to provide you with the tools for managing your body position and body movements to increase speed (or decrease effort) from the lower and the upper body. At Skyway Trailhead.

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