An ambiguous term used to describe stride
An about-face turn whilst stationary, by
lifting one ski and reversing its direction,
followed by the other ski.
A tacky, resinous ester mixture, normally
sold in aluminium toothpaste-type tubes,
used for grip on icy, refrozen or wet snow.
A very tacky grip wax, normally sold in
small aluminium tubs, that is used for grip
on fresh, but wet snow.
A less-used variation of free skating,
whereby the poles are pointed straight
ahead, under the shoulders, with or without
an arm swing.