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Descent Via Flattop

“I couldn’t catch a ball or do any of that stuff. I could do only what required brute stupidity.” — Warren Harding on mountaineering.

Back in the day, the… 1,164 more words

Winter

Stay human.

I have been in quite the funk recently. I don’t really have any motivation to write. To read. To cook myself dinner. To take care of myself. 724 more words

Chokolade er ikke nødvendigt...

“Unge mand, hvis vi kun gør det, der er nødvendigt her i livet, så bliver det meget trist,” belærte den gamle og kloge dame min far om. 502 more words

WATCH: "Drop Knee" Neck Tattoo = Next Level Telemark Lifestyle Commitment

Wouldn’t necessarily associate tele skiing with tats above the collar but here we have it. This is Drop Knees Season 2 Episode 1 with Swedish free heeler,  19 more words

Skiing

Mt. Watatic

I took this afternoon to try my telemark gear on Watatic.  I wasn’t disappointed but I need a lot of work on my technique which is a good thing for me.   556 more words

Murren: A playground for the modern James Bond

Whilst the world waits with bated breath to find out who the next James Bond will be, I believe I stumbled upon the ideal candidate on a recent trip to Murren: 154 more words

Travel Writing

Season Opening 

I had my first run down the hill, so season is officially open! Not in the best shape at the moment and right ankle was noticeably in pain from summer injury (hopefully this extra stress on it will speed up recovery), I had good time trying to remember how to tele.

Colorado