DVD over technieken en vaardigheden van toerskien, freeride, ski mountaineering - Off Piste Essentials DVD - Skills & techniques for back country skiing and ski touring
From The National Mountain Centre, Plas y Brenin, in association with the BMC and MCofS
An educational and inspiring DVD for all those wanting to ski off piste - the film is produced by Plas y Brenin in association with the BMC and the Mountaineering Council of Scotland. Filmed entirely in Austria, the skills covered illustrate a progression through off piste skiing to multi-day ski tours and ski mountaineering in glaciated terrain, and are appropriate to skiers and boarders of all standards. The DVD also contains a range of technical chapters which expand upon the topics covered in the film, including equipment, skinning uphill, snow sense, using a rope, crevasse rescue, avalanche survival plus much more.