I've often said I'd ski every single day if I had ski partners crazy enough to be at the lake at 6:00AM on weekdays. After all, our ski club is 5 miles away. This year the amount of such willing morning ski nuts has quadrupled. Which is awesome. As such, I've skied almost every day before work. No family time is lost, no other aspects of life impacted or subtracted from. For the rest...Read more
Yes, I'm a total ski-geek. That's me practicing my lean in the basement. We'll get back to that in a minute.
I've had dozens of skiers who are far more talented than I am in the slalom course watch me ski over the years, and the first thing everyone says is "Dude- you have got to get those hips up".
Trust me, I know. I know because I'm cheating a huge OTF fall every time I cross the wake on the...Read more
Once again, our own site member Anthony Warren (ScarletArrow) has brought us another interview. This time it's with Tony and Mari Colace, who are the INT directors for Ohio. Anthony drove out to meet these guys and transcribed this entire interview for us. He also included some video clips of the interview which I'll convert and add to the site shortly. Without further delay, I bring you...Read more
Got out this morning to near-glass conditions on the course with Martho, Hollywood, and Jeff. One thing that's been clicking for me the past few times I've been out is keeping the upper body "up" in the turns rather than just falling over on my side and hoping that my ski grabs. It's been extremely helpful- my bouy count hasn't really gone up, but the way the ski turns is night and day. When done...Read more