Member Spotlight: Northwest Division's Adam Lindsay
Welcome to the Member Spotlight, an online feature on TheSnowPros.org that gives well-deserved shine to some of the incredibly skillful and devoted ski and snowboard instructors who make up PSIA-AASI. Whether instruction is a full-time career or a pa...
Max’s Product Spotlight: Dale of Norway Offers Quality + Style
Established in 1879, longtime PSIA-AASI partner Dale of Norway has a rich history of quality, great design, and craftsmanship inspired by breathtaking surroundings and authentic Norwegian patterns.
Snow pros are assured a quality product because D...
NSAA President Michael Berry on the Importance of Instructors
The PSIA-AASI Director’s Conference is an annual opportunity for ski and snowboard school directors from across the country to get together and discuss instructional innovations and best practices.
This year, attendees got a special treat wi...
Weekend Roundup: First Day Faces, State of Snow + New Hampshire Passports
You and your fellow instructors know how awesome First Day Faces are. Every time you teach someone how to ski or snowboard, you see a beginner’s smile of joy.
Now, Learn to Ski and Snowboard is making it easy for everyone to share their own ...
PSIA-AASI Fall Workshop Alpine Update: Everybody on the Same Page
The PSIA Alpine Team wrapped up a successful Fall Workshop at Copper Mountain with their collective eyes set on taking their message on the road.
Riding the stoke of an incredibly timely and very well-thought-out new Alpine Technical Manual, the t...
PSIA-AASI Fall Workshop Snowboard Update: The Softer Side of Instruction
One of the surprises of this year’s PSIA-AASI Fall Workshop has been the seeming shift in focus between the PSIA-AASI Alpine and Snowboard Teams.
The Alpine Team, which has a long history of technical innovation, has completely refocused and...
PSIA-AASI Sponsor Spotlight: Völkl & Marker’s Award-Winning Gear
Völkl and Marker continue their long tradition of working with the snow pros, highlighting plenty of award-winning gear in their fall offering.
The Völkl Mantra won every major ski test award for the 2014-15 ski season including bein...
PSIA-AASI Fall Workshop Nordic Update: Simplifying Success
Halfway through their present term, PSIA’s Nordic Team is celebrating the unveiling of the new Telemark Technical Manual, and also working hard to finish the Cross Country Technical Manual for release in 2015.
“It’s the first tim...
PSIA-AASI Fall Workshop Adaptive Update: Top Resources for Instruction
The PSIA-AASI Adaptive Team is wrapping up a strong week at PSIA-AASI Fall Workshop at Copper Mountain. Team coach Kim Seevers and team member Geoff Krill have been working closely with both the Alpine and Snowboard Team, identifying which elements o...