Join the ski touring movement. Learn how to earn your turns by skinning up and—yes!—skiing down. SKI Magazine and the Professional Ski Instructors of America created a new online course Earn Your Turns: Uphill Skiing 101, which covers the essential gear, skills, and strategies for inbounds adventures. Pro instructor and uphilling expert Charlie MacArthur will teach you everything you need to know to unlock the beauty and fun of skiing uphill.
How to Raise a Skier
PSIA-AASI also teamed up with SKI Magazine to create a new e-learning course for parents on How to Raise a Skier, taught by Aleks and Brian Smith (who are also parents). This course is essential for anyone who wants to get their kids to become lifelong snowsports enthusiasts.
Hear Brian discuss the creation of this resource, tips instructors and parents can use when teaching kids, and how this course benefits you.
Register for Cross Country Academy
Register for Cross Country Academy, the annual kick-off event for professional cross country instructors. Scheduled for Dec. 1 - 3, 2019, in West Yellowstone, Montana, the event will feature three days of early season skiing on West Yellowstone’s famous Rendezvous Ski Trails.
Join PSIA National Team members David Lawrence, Emily Lovett, Greg Rhodes, and special guests for on snow clinics and evening presentations. Plus, share ideas and discuss techniques with nordic skiers from around the country. Attendees will also earn six Continuing Education Credits for each day.
Register for Women’s Summit
Women’s Summit 2020 will take place in Snowbird, Utah, March 1—4. The event brings together women from across all PSIA-AASI divisions and disciplines, for four days of empowerment and inspiration. This year's event focuses on leadership in the snowsports industry. By attending you will:
Gain the tools you need to advance in the snowsports industry
Network with industry leaders, PSIA-AASI National Team members, NSP leaders, and motivated women from around the country.
Learn from keynote speakers Mermer Blakeslee, past member of the PSIA-AASI National Team and accomplished author, and Kelly Pawlak, National Ski Areas Association president.