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Cold is Cool! Free ski opportunity for 4th & 5th grade students

I know we are barely into fall, but the Cold is Cool sign up opportunity has returned for the 2015-2016 ski season!

Though the program, every Michigan 4th and 5th grader has the opportunity to ski for free this winter.  179 more words


Crazy Karl Fostvedt grinds a ski lift in Chile

On a trip down south to Nevados de Chillan with Dakine, Karl Fostvedt, aka Crazy Karl, lives up to the name by grinding a ski lift. So casual…


Slaying Neighborhood Parks with Tom Walisch

Follow iconic freeskier Tom Wallisch as he showcases his terrain park talent from the resorts of his youth to the city he now calls home. Originally hailing from Pittsburgh, PA, Tom’s neighborhood haunts consisted of Seven Springs, PA and Wisp Resort, MD, eventually heading west to Park City, UT. 16 more words


Hanna Kosonen, new member of Finland's Parliament (Centre Party) and ski champion, talks about the parliamentary work, VR train routes reductions, sports and the environment

Hanna Kosonen is a new member of Finland’s Parliament for the Centre Party (Electoral District of Southeast Finland). Before that, she won a bronze medal in the long distance at the 2000 World Ski Orienteering Championships in Krasnoyarsk, and a gold medal in the relay. 1,596 more words


Finding Out Who Your Friends Are


Today I’m making an exception by posting more than once per day.

Dear Aaron Wright,

When I check my stats for this blog it tells me the number of views and the referral source.   367 more words

Ski Conditioning: Week #6

Welcome to week #6 of Wild & Elegant’s twelve week ski conditioning program! 

If you have not already done so, please read this page which talks all about this ski conditioning program. 478 more words

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The observatory at the top of Europe (and how to get there)

I found myself unable to sleep one night, flicking thru old movies on HBO (like I usually do to lull myself asleep) when I landed on “The Grand Budapest Hotel”.   700 more words

Grand Budapest Hotel