The FIS (International Ski Federation) has
established ten rules of conduct for skiers and snowboarders. They
||Respect- Do not endanger others
||Control- Adapt the manner and
speed of your skiing to your ability and to the general conditions
on the mountain
||Choice of Route- The skier or
boarder in front has priority. Give them space.
||Overtaking- Leave plenty of
space when overtaking slower skiers or boarders.
||Entering and Starting- Look up
and down the mountain each time before starting or entering a marked
||Stopping- Only stop at the edge
of a piste or where you can be easily seen. Try not to stop in the
middle of a piste or you may be skied into!
||Climbing- When climbing up and
down, always stay to the side of the slope
||Signs- Obey all signs and
markings- they are for your safety
||Assistance- In case of
accidents, provide help and alert the rescue services
identification about who you are with you at all times. All those
involved in an accident, including witness should exchange names and