Training and Testing for Elite Skiers

  • Roberto ManzoniEmail author
  • Andrea Viano
Part of the Sports and Traumatology book series (SPORTS)


Alpine skiing is a sport spread all over the world. Several elements contribute to athletic performance: technical, tactical, psychological and physical. In this chapter we will analyse different training methods applied to elite alpine skiers and describe classical functional tests utilised to monitoring performance changes.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Alpine Ski TeamItalian Winter Sport FederationMilanItaly

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