*These CD-ROMs are not compatible with Mac computers, only PC.
This 2-Disc Set includes:Intro to Alpine Tactics CD-ROM
USSA defines alpine tactics as the strategy of optimizing speed and line relative to the skier's ability to attain the fastest time. Implicit in this definition is the concept that tactical choices are different for different skiers based upon their respective strengths and weaknesses as developed through the USSA alpine ski fundamentals. This highly interactive CD-ROM includes:
Know Your Abilities
Featuring detailed explanations with PDFs, World Cup footage and drills of:
-Line for Turn Placement
-Line for ConditionsKnow Your Course
Featuring detailed explanations of:
-Coach Responsibilities, including: Inspection, Looking Ahead, and Evaluation Drills & USST athlete interviews
-5 Teaching Drills directly from the US Ski Team, demonstrated by Olympic and World Cup Champions. Drill templates that can be taken on the hill for drill setting, athlete directions, and evaluations.Alpine Training Environment CD-ROM
The Training Environment is one of the most powerful tools a coach can use to teach skiing, because skiing performance and learning is directly dependent upon the successful selection, modification and quality of the training environment. For any training program to be effective, their training environment must support the skiing goals of the yearly plan as implemented through daily training.
- Learn the planning methods of the US Ski Team and how they evaluate the training environment for optimal skill teaching
- Learn the fundamentals of course and drill setting, including guidelines and advice from National Team coaches
- View World Cup footage of all four events and their respective gate combinations, including full runs of each event