It’s Ski Swap time at The Ski Shop!

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What: “The Ski Shop Swap” to benefit VIBeS (Visually Impaired & Blind Skiers) When: An entire week: Saturday October 8th thru Saturday October 15th Where: The Ski Shop: 1422 South Tejon St Registration: Consign equipment at The Ski Shop now through Saturday, October 15th . Registration fee is only a dollar per item. 20% sales fee (which will be donated … Read More

TOP 5 WAYS TO PREPARE FOR THE SKI & SNOWBOARD SEASON

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1) Training/Conditioning.  Most skiers and snowboarders live an active lifestyle:  Running, Biking, Golf, etc.  These activities are great at building your aerobic base.  But, the cardio-vascular demands of skiing and snowboarding require additional conditioning.  Being physically fit also decreases your risk of injury.  A good ski and snowboard conditioning program will typically involve strengthening your cardio-vascular system, muscles, and flexibility.  … Read More

What type of snowboard is right for you?

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Those graphics above aren’t types of mustaches, they are actually examples of the various snowboard bend options available today.  Every company has a slick name for their hybrid snowboards and Burton (pictured above) uses “Flying V” to describe their ultimate hybrid snowboard profile.   Salomon actually used mustaches to describe their bends a few years back!   There are basically … Read More