1.Open the side arms, the central cuff and pole cuffs
2. Position the central cuff so it clamps firmly around the crossed snow brakes
3. Tighten the central cuff as
firmly as possible, squeeze the skis together to prevent any wriggle room
4. Place ski poles into the cuffs; loop one end of the tether around ski rack
or similar and attach the other to one of the pole cuffs, close cuffs and lock.