Our blog
These are just a few of the articles, papers and videos we have done in the past regarding various ski related topics.

There are many more which we'll publish as time allows.

Enjoy!!

What colour should your goggle lens be?

by Wayne
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A common reason for wearing goggles, as opposed to sunglasses, is that it’s difficult to see due to Flat-light or a White-out. Before we look at why goggles help improve your vision in Flat-light or a White-out we need to know what these conditions are........

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Packing list for your ski holiday

by Lisa
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If you are an experienced skier then you already know what to take. If this is your 1st ski trip then you may use this list to ensure you have all the paraphernalia needed for your ski trip. ........

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What to look for when buying a ski jacket

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How is snow formed (physics)

by Wayne
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OK, I admit, this is a little geeky.  I wrote this as a correction to a technical manual (on skiing) I read which gave incorrect information.
But I thought that a few (maybe just a very few) people may be interested, so I have reproduced it in full here.........

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A detailed explanation of The Wind Chill Factor

by Wayne
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Another correction to a technical manual (on skiing) I read which gave incorrect information.  This paper give a correct explanation of the science behind Chill and (hopefully) a clear and simple explanation of just why we feel cold on a ski slope.........

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Ski turn radius calculator and why skis turn

by Wayne
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Does putting a ski on an edge change the radius of a turn? The simple answer is no, having said that it sort of does, it can do, a bit, maybe, it helps.  Rather it is “getting onto an edge” you will allow the ski to bend. .........

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Nothing to do with skiing but as it was all over the press (Daily Mail, MSN, BBC, etc)
we thought some people may be interested in this
How and why we sued some companies which were making spam phone calls to our office

Videos
(this is a follow from the video above)