Dealing with fear in the mountains is natural no matter how experienced you are. In this episode of How To XV, I talk through my method of dealing with fear. I break down how I use fear to help me to make the right decisions in the mountains and the steps I use to overcome it.
There are so many tricks that I have picked up over the years to make my days in the mountains better.
In this episode of How To Xv, I share some of my favourites/most useful tips, from securing backpacks to emergency tape stashes, small things that can make a big difference.
Let me know some of your favourites, always good to learn a new one.
How to Ride with Ice Axes with Xavier De Le Rue A few tips on how to ride with an ice axe, how to use it and in what scenarios, so that you can make your freeriding safer and therefor more adventurous I believe that ice axes are not just for mountaineers but should be used more by snowboarders and freeriders in general to help them explore the mountain safely and in a broader way.
How to scope a line with Xavier De Le Rue. How to Scope a Line with Xavier De Le Rue, draws from his years of experience as a big mountain competitor and freerider. Xavier will give you tips and tricks to help you when choosing a line in the big mountains, for skiing or snowboarding, helping you to stay safe and have fun in the mountains.
How to straight-line on a snowboard with Xavier De Le Rue Ever wanted to know how to go straight down the mountain on a snowboard? Or tried the Eagle, Xavier De Le Rue takes you through the steps for learning to straight-line, the things to avoid and those to practice - like the Eagle!
How to drop a cliff with snowboarder Xavier de le Rue So, how to drop a cliff? Here are the tips and tricks that have helped me and will hopefully be useful to you whether you are just learning how to jump off rocks, or going for the big cliffs.