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Four Track Skiing
Four track skiing is stand up skiing using two skis with two hand-held outriggers for balance. In addition, students may use a variety of other stabilising equipment. Provides student with four-points of contact with the snow. Designed for those with leg strength and/or stability issues. People with these impairments might use four track skiing: Cerebral palsy, Multiple sclerosis, Post-polio, Spinal cord injury, Stroke, Muscular dystrophy, Spina bifida, Amputees. Outriggers are metal elbow crutches with the tip section of a ski pivoted on the bottom of the crutch. Some outriggers have adjustable brakes attached to the back edge of the ski to give some speed control. Outriggers are used to aid balance and/or to give support. Outriggers are used by mono-skiers, bi-skiers and standing skiers needing aid with balance.
 

Sitting & Skiing

Ski Kart
Bi Ski
Mono Ski

Details of Skiing resort Are Sweden

Ski Kart Video Clips

Photos from 2006 Ski Karting trip to Sweden

Photos from 2007 Ski Karting trip to Sweden

Photos from 2003-5 and more info about 'Are'
    Ski resort Sweden is at my other site HERE

    'follow links to ski karting-opens new window'
 
Standing & Skiing

Two Track
Three Track
Four Track


  

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