To determine the right length skis for your child, you need to** **consider their height and the characteristics required: manoeuvrability, stability, speed, etc.
Although the size of ski depends on the height of your child, it also depends on their level. For a beginner, choose a pair of skis ** **5 to 15 cm less than their height. The shorter the ski, the easier it is to control and the faster your little skier will progress. When your child starts to feel comfortable, longer skis can be chosen, as long as the child is tall, or even 5 cm shorter, up until they are adults.
Not sure? To help you, here's a table showing the average height of a child according to their age.
For the boys:
For the girls: