The updated edition of Free-Heel Skiing: Telemark and Parallel Techniques
offers step-by-step instruction that will take you from beginner to expert.
Author: Paul Parker
Soft cover; 205 pages; color photos; illustrations
The Mountaineers Books; copyright 2011
Free-Heel Skiing: Telemark and Parallel Techniques
includes tips on difficult terrain, diverse snow conditions, conditioning, strength training and choosing equipment
Includes 60 illustrations with frame-by-frame progressions of essential movements
A modern skiing classic,Free-Heel Skiing is the definitive text on telemark skiing. Now Paul Parker has updated and revised Free-Heel Skiing in this new 3rd edition, covering the latest in technique and equipment. Parker offers professional advice for all levels of expertise, including alternative techniques to help skiers free themselves from the telemark paradigm and create ways to more beyond an “intermediate-skier rut”. Along the way, he dissects the subtle body movements and positions that make the dynamic and competent free-heel skier.