List of skiing topics

Skiing is a recreational activity using skis as equipment for traveling over snow. Skis are used in conjunction with boots that connect to the ski with use of a binding.

Terrain park feature for the daring






Types of skiing

Alpine Skiing

Nordic Skiing

Turning techniques



  • Ski bindings
  • Ski boots
  • Ski poles with pole guards if a racer
  • Ski wax depending on the condition and temperature
  • Ski suit
  • Ski helmet
  • Gloves or mittens to keep hands warm
  • Goggles or sunglasses to protect eyes from harm
  • Fleece top or sweater; the mid-layer or insulating garment
  • Parka, anorak, or shell
  • Thermal underwear and ski socks
  • Pants or salopettes
  • Specialized Alpine touring equipment
  • Face Mask to protect from wind
  • Hand Warmers
  • If a Racer—a race suit

Competition events

Alpine events

Freestyle events

Nordic events

Skiing organizations

International organizations
National organizations

Ski areas and resorts

Ski lifts


Health and injuries

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