22nd Congress of the International Society for Skiing Safety (ISSS)

Innsbruck April 2017 By Dave Renouf http://www.isssweb.com/ “The International Society of Skiing Safety exists to bring together researchers and other interested parties from around the world to discuss and advance all aspects of snow sports safety.” “The Ski Trauma and Ski Safety Congresses held by the ISSS every two years have brought together a wide…

SkiA and the central nervous system

We breath, we walk and we ski – but how do we do it all? Robert Stewart and Hugh Monney I’m not a scientist, but I’ve always been fascinated by the way our bodies adapt physically to perform actions that are not controlled by our conscious mind. Whether that’s performing a sport, playing music or…

Ski 2 the Moon

Right now, hundreds of skiers and snowboarders are creating history by being part of the biggest snowsports event ever launched – the Ski 2 The Moon challenge. The event is unique because skiers and snowboarders all over the world can join in – they just download the Ski 2 The Moon app, set a personal…