Finding the right ski binding can be just as important as finding the right ski. There are a lot of factors that come into play: preferred release mechanism, skiing style, comfort, price range and maintenance of binding. We talked to some of the pros about the binding setups they use. By Geena Krueger Double Binding: [...]
Ever wonder how much a coach can really help your skiing? Skiers like Whitney and Jason McClintock are believers!
We pit brother and sister Jason and Whitney McClintock against each other to see how well they really know each other in a little game we like to call Skier v. Skier. How old was Whitney, and who was there, the first time she skied? He says: I’m sure my dad was pulling her along [...]
On Oct. 3, 19-year-old Nate Smith became the youngest skier to ever run 41 off. His surprise success has drawn the ire of parts of the skiing community. The hate won’t slow as skiing’s next star takes aim at Chris Parrish’s world record.
This month at Inside Edge, WATERSKI‘s exclusive new high-end water-ski website: Find the perfect ski; make the most of your water time; ski stronger, faster and longer; eat better to ski better; reach all your goals; and much more instruction from water skiing’s top pros and coaches.
Central Florida, as most skiers know, is the epicenter of the professional water-ski world. An unusually cold (comparatively speaking, of course) and windy winter and early spring, however, left many local skiers uninspired and under-trained. So when WATERSKI approached Whitney and Jason McClintock, Drew Ross, Trent Finlayson and Thomas Degasperi with the lure of sunny [...]
On the Cover Women’s World slalom, trick and overall champion Whitney McClintock reaches full extension at 1 ball at 39 1/2 off at the World Championships in Calgary, Canada. photo: Bill Doster Contents DEPARTMENTS 8 From the Dock All for the love of skiing. 10 Backwash Marriage proposals, photos surprises and GPS insight. 12 Shortlines [...]