Freeride World Tour athlete and New Zealand Winter Olympic halfpipe skier, Janina Kuzma, calls Wanaka on the South Island home. This is why.
It’s so beautiful. We have some amazing mountains at our doorstep.
Describe yourself in three words
Dedicated, outgoing, prankster
What are you looking forward to the most this 2017 southern season?
Cardrona alpine resort hosting the Audi Winter Games events when the world’s best compete across snowsports disciplines.
I enjoy Waterbar as it has great views of the lake.
Best fancy dining
Bistro Gentil. it’s modern french cuisine with 24 different wines for tasting.
Favourite event of the season
The North Face Frontier. It brings so many good people together in the industry skiing and snowboarding.
Favourite local character
Crazy Carol up at Cardrona.
Best boot fitter or ski/snowboard tune
The Waxroom! My husband (Chris aka CUZZY) tunes for the New Zealand Olympic team and has his shop located in Wanaka upstairs Spencer house mall. He is renowned for the best tunes in town. Check it out!
Best home town memory
Getting Married at the Barn Pinch Farm.
Your favourite ski/board run
Arcadia chutes to Falcons chutes when it’s on at Cardrona.
Where can we find you?
Twitter @ JaninaKuzma
Website – JaninaKuzma.com