The objectives of this module are to:

• Appreciate the characteristics, structure and competition categories of mainstream Snowsports.

• Distinguish features of elite level comparted to recreational Snowsports and the disciplines involved in each.

• Explain the injury patterns, the unique and common injuries and management and the importance of equipment in relation to injury patterns in:
- Skiing
- Snowboarding
- Cross-country skiing (NORDIC skiing).

Written by: Dr Donald Kuah and Dr Kira James

With thanks to: A/Prof Diana Robinson

Release date: 22 January 2023

Included in Membership