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If you're a laydee, dame, chick, gal or bad ass that skis or snowboards then this page is for you. It's filled with juicy gender issue stuff from the snow industry to inspire positive change. 

When girls aren’t pretty or thin enough to ski or snowboard

WHEN I was five I did ballet in the local church hall. I would dress up in my blush pinks and pirouette with what...

Fat girl ski pants, selfies and the lost soul of skiing

I don’t own bathroom scales. I threw them away over 20 years ago because I had spent too many years asking an inanimate object...

Dear IOC we need to talk about Torah and Sarah

Sarah Burke's death went to the heart of the freestyle ski and snowboard community but the IOC doesn't want to see her name. It started...

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...

7 nasty women of skiing, just because

All hail these nasty women who can ski better than your average bad ass hombre.  Lindsey Vonn There is no doubt on earth that Vonn is...

Shifting Ice + Changing Tides now free on Vimeo

To celebrate Earth Day, the girls behind Shifting Ice + Changing Tides ski adventure documentary have released the 30 minute film on Vimeo for...

Lady shred Cardrona for breast cancer with Olympic medalists

Calling all female skiers and boarders of every age and ability ready to rock the slopes of Cardrona in New Zealand in support of...

To all the ski pants I have loved before

I have 31 days to fit into my ski pants. Not that I am counting. It is a familiar struggle that comes round every year....

Testosterone free zones make women better skiers and boarders

Rachael Oakes-Ash hasn't always put women first on the mountain. She reveals the error of her Ski ways. I have a confession to make. I...

My last night with Lydia Lassila

The Olympics is big. It's a beast that chews you up and leaves you spent. Days are super long, pressure is all time high,...

The Aussie sit skier showing Aspen Snowmass what spirit is about

A skiing accident in 1992 left Australian, Amanda Boxtel, a paraplegic. On that fateful day, at the age of 24, Amanda’s life took a dramatic...

First all female climb and ski descent of New Zealand’s volcanoes

Kiwi Winter Olympian Janina Kuzma is leading an expedition to be the first all-female ski group to ascend and ski all four of New...

Snowboard guides for chicks in Japan and New Zealand

Fiona Duncan is a snowboard adventure guide with MINT TOURS in Japan and New Zealand. She's also a pilates instructor and surf coach. This...

Is there a gender fear difference in skiing? Danielle Brooke thinks...

Having been a ski instructor for a long time, I have observed many women anxiously approach skiing and experience fear even on the gentlest...

Does Freeskier think I should just have sex with my skis?

By the looks of Freeskier's 'gear girl' photo shoot I have been using my skis all wrong, I should have been humping them instead. Freeskier...

Plus sized skiers no longer left out in the cold

If you're having trouble finding your size in ski clothes then a new web retailer may have the answer. Monica Balon knows ski and snowboard gear....

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