How much horsepower do you need to pull a skier? 150 HP How fast will a 115 hp outboard go? 51 mph What size motor Do you need…

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For most people, downhill skiing burns between 300 and 600 calories per hour of activity. Riding chairlifts and sitting down for lunches don’t count. Is skiing a good…

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How do you stop while skiing? Skiing downhill in a straight line and stopping Spread your skis wide to stop. If the ski tips are apart you won’t…

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In downhill skiing, as your skis push against the ice or snow, kinetic friction occurs which transfers some kinetic energy into thermal energy. Kinetic energy comes from the…

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Skiing has an ancient history. The birth of modern downhill skiing is often dated to the 1850s when Norwegian legend Sondre Norheim popularised skis with curved sides, bindings…

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Even a 60HP Spark can pull a tube, but it won’t pull it as well as a 155HP Wake. You also have other factors like the rider’s weight,…

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Ski boots that are too soft or too stiff for your ankle strength and skill cause dysfunctional ankle movement, resulting in pain. If your ski boots don’t fit…

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On average, people prefer more snow and lower temperatures. But warmer or shorter winters eat away at these preferred conditions, in turn reducing the consumer surplus associated with…

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On Her Majesty’s Secret Service puts Bond on skis for the first time. George Lazenby was not allowed to be on skis for insurance reasons, and all the…

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Sir Rogers second ski trip was in the 1981 film For Your Eyes Only which was filmed Cortina d’Ampezzo and was an Olympic games of a set piece….

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