New Podcasts on Women of Winter + How to Train for an Exam

The ski and snowboard season is in full swing right now. These two new First Chair Podcasts will help you take full advantage of your time on snow with timely insight into the Women of Winter speaker series, and top tips for how to train for an early season exam.

Christeen and Francesca Talk About Women of Winter

Christeen Walch and Francesca Pavillard-Cain talk about the Women of Winter speaker series on February 20 that highlights BIPOC women carving their own paths in the mountains and in life. Learn more about the scholarships that this event will provide for a PSIA Alpine Level I clinic and exam.


Phillip and JB Explain How to Train for An Early Season Exam

PSIA-AASI Rocky Mountain division education staff member Phillip Anderson and Eldora’s Director of Ski and Ride School Jeff (JB) Brier, explain what it’s like to get ready for early season exams and how you can prepare and get ready for your exam. Because there is a window to train on snow, be sure to learn what’s expected of you before you arrive on snow. Phillip and Jeff explain why it’s important to focus on one fundamental, and why it’s also important for you to understand why the other fundamentals also apply. Learn more about the PSIA-AASI Certification Standards.