Golf has finally caught on as a pretty fun activity for me these days. I've dabbled in it year after year, playing perhaps one round per year due to a company event, family gathering, etc. This year, however, I've gone out about half a dozen times and it's getting better and better. Golf is similar to slalom in several key aspects that are crucial to the game- body position, concentration,...Read more
Got out both days this weekend, just like last weekend. Awesome.Yesterday I skied like there was no tomorrow. I started off right at -firstname.lastname@example.org. Had a really crummy first set, then killed it on the second set, making it around 5-ball multiple times and even getting around 6 and exit gates on one pass. It was a little windy out so conditions were far from ideal, but it felt great.Today we snuck out...Read more
So here we are at the end of the first week in October and the water is still warm enough to ski without a wetsuit! We had 80 degree weather this Saturday and were the only moving boat on the water all morning. It was so nice that I even took a barefoot run across the lake to start things off.
My course skiing felt a bit off this morning but I still took a video of this weekend's skiing (3.7 MB...Read more
(no pictures or video, just a quick update)Ok, I can't seem to get this figured out.I'm skiing pretty well right now and having tons of fun, but I've been stuck at the 3 - 5 ball mark at 34mph for over a month and can't seem to break through. It's to the point where I feel it's becoming mental instead of physical.I had a "new" problem pop up that...Read more