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Ski Tuning 101: the basics of ski tuning, edge sharpening, waxing and scraping.
“Whether you’re a pro, bro, or joe, if give your skis a little love throughout the season, they’ll repay you in spades. Tuning improves performance and extends the life of your skis. We’re talking to you, Mister I-Only-Ski-Pow. Here’s a step-by-step video from our in-house Tuning Tzar on the basics. And drop the pretense: no one actually “only skis powder” anyway.