Table 6

Results of the multiple regression analysis assessing the contribution of differences in the average ski–snow friction coefficient (CoeffF) and in the average ground reaction force (FGRF) to explain the difference in average ski–snow friction force (FF) between reference ski (SKIREF) and SKIWLH during the sharp right turn at gate 2

Predictors of FFβ-weightp Value
Skier A
 CoeffF1.0110.004
 FGRF0.1230.011
Skier B
 CoeffF0.9440.006
 FGRF0.3200.019
  • Model for skier A: adjusted R2=1.000; p=0.012.

  • Model for skier B: adjusted R2=1.000; p=0.010.