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Taking Ski Lessons

I was talking with someone the other day. He was talking about how his son really wants to learn skiing. He said he was good enough to get down the hill with some control and hated weekends because there were too many people. I could totally relate to that! I used to only ski during […]

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Ski Season Over :-(

Yeah, Cascade closed yesterday. Tyrol closed on Sunday. Devil’s Head closed, too. Granite Peak should be open this weekend. I’m tempted to go to Granite Peak or Indianhead since we didn’t get up there on our U.P. trip this year (they have bikini races on Sat). Powderhorn is closing today it looks like. So sad! […]

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2011-2012 Ski Season Winding Up

Well, it’s March and it’s very warm in the Midwest – too warm! We’ve been in the 60s and might hit 70 pretty soon. Bye, bye snow! It was another great season. I improved my skiing and gave a lot of lessons. I got to teach more intermediate lessons to kids and adults. Those were […]

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Taking Ski Lessons – Just for Beginners?

As I’m getting geared up for another great skiing season, I found this article online today that’s worth a look: How to Make the Most of a Ski Lesson (www.liftopia.com) While the beginner group-lesson meeting poles are magnets, most advanced/intermediate and above skiers act like they’ve graduated forever from ski school. Besides hearing from people […]

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2010-2011 Ski Season Going Well!

I’ve been teaching a lot at Cascade and classes are going well! Here are some highlights: PT People! – I had a group of Physical Therapists in a lesson a week or so ago. They were fun. They were all turning and stopping well and were fun to teach. Chicago Group – A group this […]

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Ski Season is Coming!

It’s October but I’m thinking about starting skiing in December. We’re having weekly clinics – without snow, of course. I’m really looking forward to this year!

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