Alpine skiing is a demanding sport, and athletes will benefit from being in good physical condition to compete successfully and safely. Alpine skiing requires, in addition to a basic combination of endurance and strength, a high capacity of quickness, and action/reaction endurance. Through proper training, athletes improve their physical, psychological, and mental efficiency.
Find a Special Olympics Area program near you to participate. Contact your Area Manager if you’re interested in starting this sport in your Area.
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