The I Ski Kids app (iOS or Android) guides parents and teachers in the best way to teach children how to ski, either in the back yard or on the mountain. The colorful images, animations, and easily understood descriptions teach kids a step-by-step progression that creates a solid foundation for a lifetime of skilled fun. The methodology, using mechanics that are both natural and completely aligned with the Alpine World Cup technique, is easy to learn and accelerates development way faster than traditional methods. A portion of every $5 app sale will be donated to outreach programs fostering inclusion in the snow sports arena.
The I Ski Kids app also has a companion instructional coloring book called: I Ski - Kids: Learn How and Color. While coloring the images, neural networks are created. Through visualizing and noticing sensations children will more fully understand and anchor the necessary components to make skiing a snap. You can find the companion coloring book at Amazon link or most booksellers.
The I Ski and Ride app has tons of animations and images, along with coaching cues that are written and audio clips. For only $4.99, you can help yourself or others learn how to ski and snowboard using the most easy and contemporary methods.
For best results, take a lesson from a Certified Pro.
This is Holly's first time on skis. She tried snowboarding a few times. See how quickly she progresses with the simplicity of the I Ski and Ride methodology.
Great for visual cues for your pocket when on the slopes . It's must have for coaches/pros!Hank Forman - Certified Ski Teacher
The I Ski and Ride app is unlike anything I've seen before. The images clearly show the fundamental movements needed to ski dynamically and it is so easy to understand. I love the pictures that show what happens inside the boots!AJ Kitt - Medaled Olympic Alpine Race
The illustrations are right on target with the mechanics necessary to move optimally down the hill. Whether you are new, or have been at it a long time, the pictures and cues will spark a new level of insight and learning. The illustrations speak volumes. Super cool!Bill Madsen - NASTAR Director of Operation
Congrats on the app for skiing - love that you’ve created an app! How ambitious!!! This sport needs to be translated into the fun - make your day last longer, easier and give the skier the freedom of skiing anywhere on the mountain! We appreciate you creating all your children and ski knowledge and special app!Glen Plake - Freeskier
I have been snowboarding for a living for 20 years. In that time I’ve taught everyone from beginners to competitive riders. This program takes methods from professionals that have been proven over years of instruction and puts in at your fingertips. Help ease the beginner experience! Genius App!Jeremiah Dixon - Burton Pro Rider
Very easy to use and share with anyone learning to ski or helping to correct bad habits. Great app!Monica Schwanitz - Instructor and Developer of SkiRing
Best app ever for communicating movements in a concise and easy to explain way.David Blinken - PSIA L3 Cert. Snowsports Trainer
Great app developed by one of the best in snowsports instruction!Tina Buckley - PSIA-E Children’s Education Staff
Concepts are supper! The ground up approach very instrumental in my level 3 PSIA training and exam success! Thanks!Etai Sharif - PSIA Level 3 Instructor
Know and used it. It works.Mark Plotnick - PSIA Level 3 Instructor
For the past 2 seasons, I use I Ski And Ride for coaching skiing to review the progressions, show the illustrations for foot, ankle and leg movements to students, and recommend students and fellow instructors to purchase the app for reference. It’s a valuable tool because it is easy to use and clarifies proper balance and movement.Charlie Johnson - Stratton Mountain
I Ski and Ride is definitely a great way to start everyone on the right foot!Russ Kauff - PSIA - Development Team
I find this app brilliant in its simplicity. An excellent tool for both instructors and students alike. The more you use it, the more you will get out of it (just like watching that great movie a second time).Larry - Windham, NY
As a lifelong skier I find the i ski and ride app a great tool for anyone. A beginning skier just starting out, great visuals, easy instruction. Intermediate to advanced; a great way to touch base with your form. I would recommend this app to anyone.Christl Colven - Boise, Idaho
Used the app recently showing some friends and their young child a few things. The adults and child understood quickly and improved dramatically.John Dalessio - Breckenridge, Colorado
This full-color 'pocket' book has over 50 illustrations with accompanying Coaching Cues. The repetition and simple directives are easy to understand and perform. Subtle movements in the boot help to keep the skier and rider balanced.
This ISR guide can be purchased through any on-line book seller, or ordered directly through us.
Whether you are an instructor, coach, staff trainer, snowsports director, or resort manager, I Ski and Ride offers contemporary visual assets that create continuity within the learning environment at your resort. I Ski and Ride imagery has proven to transcend language barriers for clearer understanding and students learn quickly.
Resorts that are using the ISR program receive a pdf of abbreviated images and coaching reminders for instructors to use on the hill in their lessons.
Stages of learning posters can be placed on the hill for students and instructors to see. There are 8 posters for skiing and 6 for snowboarding.
A proven method utilizing Kidscomplishment Kards, coloring pages, and curriculum for teaching children quickly and easily.
This program will be available next season.
Coaching posters include key coaching cues within each of the 14 on-hill posters. Videos of poster images are customized to the needs of the resort; creating a partnership in learning for their guests.
Past competitive freestyle and alpine racing skier, Suzy Chase-Motzkin, has trained and certified ski instructors for over 30 years. Having taught thousands of first time skiers, Suzy developed a program that aligns first time movements with World Cup technique. After studying contemporary snowboarding, she drew a similar program for snowboarders. This program has proven to help people from all walks of life learn more quickly and easily. The skills developed through this program will carry the skier or rider through a lifetime of enjoyment.
Their input and advice was helpful in the fine-tuning of I Ski and Ride's remarkable visual system.
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