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Other ski equipments

Other ski equipments

Ski mask

Ski mask Mask is also known as balaclava or balaclava helmet, which is a form of headgear covering the the whole head, exposing only the face or upper part of it, and sometimes only the eyes.

Mask usually were knitted from wool, and can be rolled up into a hat to cover just the crown of the head, but modern mask are also used in outdoor winter sports activities such as skiing snowboarding, or winter bicycling to help protect the face from the cold wind and maintain warmth. Even some exercise specialists believe that mask help athletes with exercise-induced asthma by recirculating exhaled moisture.

Ski helmets

Ski helmets Although the ski helmet is an optional protection measure in skiing that is very necessary during skiing specially if you want to accomplish some dangerous activity such as that are considered in extreme or off-piste skiing. ski helmets are insulated for cold weather and comes in different styles and types - full shell, short shell and full face models.

This protective gear reduces considerably head trauma when experiencing a fall and can be a life saver especially when venturing off-piste on on rocky or woody terrains.

A good ski helmet must be properly fitted to provide maximum protection, performance and comfort.

Some modern helmets aside from to provide protection, come with built-in earpad speakers for listening to portable music devices.

Ski gloves

Ski gloves For a great ski day is necessary to be provided by a pair of good, warm gloves or mittens. Since a quality pair of gloves needs to shield your hands from the wind, while insuring that all of your fingers are warm, but you still need to be able to move your hands. Below you can see a list of the best ski gloves that will keep your hands warm and toasty throughout your entire ski day.