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Changing Seasons

With the first snowfall comes the realization that its almost time to retire some of our activities. For that purpose we revisit both FIS and recreational grass ski racing (Hysteria isn’t exactly my…Read More

You have to appreciate the effort it takes to be annoying. This is not the first example of automated public annoyance but it does involve goats. For a small fee…Read More

Technology 2015

  So . . . Walking the aisles of the 2015 Snowsports Industries of America Show (SIA) in Denver, we come across this little beauty. Introducing Ohski, a suspension device for…Read More

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“Yes, I can outfit you for under $200. Unless, of course, you want accessories, such as skis, boots, bindings, poles…” By Tony Saltzman    

Ha ha ha ha

“Pay no attention to him, Martha. He’s just a ski bum.” By Tony Saltzman, 1974

White Shoes

  Jo always claimed that the Cleveland style of dressing divided itself naturally into two subgenera: Full Cleveland and Cleveland Casual. My visitor Tuesday morning was wearing Cleveland Casual—you had…Read More

Hide & Seek #11

  In honor of the SIA trade show being over, I thought it appropriate to bring another in the series of  Where’s Alby? with a SIA Snow Show theme. This one’s pretty easy,…Read More

Missing Missy

I find a great deal of humor in this (click anywhere for the whole story):   From: Shannon Walkley Date: Monday 21 June 2010 9.15am To: David Thorne Subject: Poster…Read More