speed

Elias Ambühl sets new 131kph world switch skiing speed record

It’s official: no one is faster at skiing backwards than Swiss

Dave Ryding on how to ski super-fast

An insight into the high-speed world of Britains NO.1 slalom skier

The science of speed

What makes some skiers go faster than others? Tuck shape? Line

How to get power from the mountain (and ski faster)

Downhill racers use camber, gravity and conditions to create the most speed

How to beat your mates down the mountain

You’re on the chairlift when someone yells, “Last one down buys