A guide for skiers and boarders wanting media coverage

You've got yourself 'sponsored', you've secured yourself on a state or national ski or snowboard 'team' and you're ready to start winning medals. Now...

The soap opera of women’s skiing

Slopestyle skier Ashley Battersby lay tangled in the side fence at the X Games, her knee clearly in distress.  The Chicago born skier was...

Aussie chicks killing it

Monday morning, lots to do, but first a coffee and a click to vote for some Aussie snow chicks. Olympic snowboarder, Steph Hickey, is a...

Knowing when to call ski patrol

Forgive me any spelling errors from my hand trembling but my snow knowledge and experience was seriously put to the test today (Thursday, March...

North America ain’t no Italy

"So, you're Australian, how are you coping with the coffee in North America?" asked the British woman at the breakfast table sipping a cup...

Here’s a tip for you

I love how uber perky Americans are in ski resort towns as if the entire water supply has been spiked with Prozac.  Many a...

Speak up and get fired

Aspen, the rich man's skiing paradise in the heart of Colorado.  So what about the poor people? While cashed up Fortune 500s are paying the...

Life or death sentence for lift pass cheaters?

  Twelve skiers and snowboarders banned for life in twelve days in New Zealand So you bought a five day lift pass and you leave the...

Boys on tour – why girls are not allowed

The snowfields are a known sausage factory. Why?  Because blokes and chicks ski and snowboard differently, we approach the mountain from a different perspective. Blokes...

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