Archiwum Rodziny Krzeszowiaków

collection Archiwum Rodziny Krzeszowiaków
authors Leszek Krzeszowiak
starring Leszek Krzeszowiak
length 02'59
location Poland
year 1960–1970
format 16 mm
color color
signature PAFD 0017 011
source of funding Ministry of Culture and National Heritage

Leszek Krzeszowiak was a skier (among others a Polish vice-champion in slalom in 1949 in Karpacz), ski coach, academic lecturer, judge, director of the Department of Judges and General Skiing in the Polish Ski Association. He was also passionate about filming sports and important events, not only family events. The pictures were shot with the Czechoslovak Admira 16 mm camera.

This film was recorded during a ski camp for students of the Cracow School of Physical Education of the Higher Pedagogical School in Szklarska Poręba, where Leszek Krzeszowiak was an instructor. An instructional video for beginner skiers. It shows, among others, the correct holding of poles, the rotation technique, the correct position of the body during the descent, exercises of body weight transfer, various skiing and slowing techniques and safe falling.





keywords Szklarska Poręba; winter; snow; mountains; slope; camp; learning; descent; skiing; bindings; poles; instructor; university; sport; exercises; student