Mon January 15, 2018
Is one of your New Year's resolutions to learn to ski or snowboard? Have you been promising yourself that you're going to take up one of them but not got round to it yet. I suppose the big question is, which is easier to learn?
It’s a question that divides experts, and is of particular relevance to winter sport newcomers and parents wanting their children to join them on the slopes every year. Indeed, for parents, among the most difficult decisions to make when going on a family ski holiday for the first time is whether the kids should actually be learning to ski or whether they should snowboard if that’s what they really want to do. When you’re an adult, you can make up your own mind, but parents need to decide what is in the best interests of their children.
So with this article we’re going to discuss what is easier to learn skiing or snowboarding, as well as addressing the issue of whether these sports are inherently dangerous, and also providing some handy advice for parents wanting to make the right decision for their kids.