First Chair Podcasts are all about increasing your educational resources, keeping you up to date on professional opportunities, and giving you a fresh perspective on how to improve your teaching and riding.
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Live from the OR Snow Show
The Outdoor Retailer Snow Show took place in January at the Colorado Convention Center, with dozens of PSIA-AASI Official Suppliers showing off next year’s skis, snowboards, and accessories to retailers and snowsports instructors. First Chair caught up with Scott, Booster Strap, POC, Leki and more. Listen in for some of the top news that suppliers wanted to share with instructors. You can also read about the newest skis, snowboards, and boots from Never Summer, Atomic, Blizzard here, and Nordica, Head, and Salomon here.
Brenna Kelleher Talks About Warren Miller’s "Timeless"
PSIA-AASI National Team member Brenna Kelleher teamed up with PSIA-AASI Level III instructors Glen Plake and A.J. Oliver for a segment in this season’s Warren Miller film “Timeless,” presented by Volkswagen. Brenna shares her story about the performance anxiety that comes with representing instructors and PSIA-AASI members on the big screen. Listen to her experience, then check out “Timeless” for yourself.
Fitness for Skiing and Snowboarding
Listen to the authors of Fitness for Skiing and Snowboarding, Chris Fellows and Dr. Doug Kechijian, talk about the project. The guide, which combines Chris’ experience as a professional ski instructor with Doug’s experience as a physical therapist to create a cohesive training program for skiers and snowboarders, is available now. Learn more.