Definition of Skier Balance

A Definition of Skier Balance Consistent with Gait Lab Postural Definitions of Balance.

Skier balance characterized by a source of reaction force under the entire portion of the ski or skis under the plantar foot or feet of a skier with greater potential than any opposing force applied by the skier and with no substantial forces, other than minor transient loads, applied by the  top of the shaft of the boot to any aspect of the leg of the skier during the load phase of a turn.