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by oldschool47
Sat Nov 16, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Balance Drills
Replies: 0
Views: 62

Balance Drills

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by oldschool47
Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Flatlanders
Replies: 0
Views: 99

Flatlanders

Well Dallas is a rich man with a death wish in his eye A steel and concrete soul and a warm hearted love disguise https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1mQvHXRlZE Better than "Dallas." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hYr5gJ5tOvg https://alchetron.com/cdn/jimmie-dale-gilmore-9821fdb0-7c31-48d5-a9fa-461ebc...
by oldschool47
Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:44 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Lone Star Beer ...
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Re: Lone Star Beer ...

Well if you ain't never been there then I guess you ain't been told
That you just can't live in Texas unless you got a lot of soul

by oldschool47
Wed Nov 13, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Lone Star Beer ...
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Lone Star Beer ...

For Cantunamunch and Keith Nicol. The rules:

-- Skinny skis.
-- Metal edges.
-- No telefaking.

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by oldschool47
Sat Nov 09, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: My Old Wood Skis
Replies: 3
Views: 200

My Old Wood Skis



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by oldschool47
Sat Nov 09, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: What happened to Steve Barnett??
Replies: 14
Views: 1941

Re: What happened to Steve Barnett??

I heard that Steve was staying at a ranch near Hyattville, WY last year working on a new book and telemarking Cloud Peak and vicinity. Supposedly his book is titled: Cross-Country Telemark Revival . He is pictured on the front cover holding a pair of wood Jarvinens from the 1970s with 3-pin bindings...
by oldschool47
Mon Nov 04, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Need Telemark XCD gear advice
Replies: 19
Views: 1126

Re: Need Telemark XCD gear advice

Several years back Al this was discussed quite a bit....Got called a few names as usual but the general consensus was that you or anybody else can be on the ball of your foot on the trailing ski.....This being a Telemark site an oldie but still current in my thinking is Alan Bard....He died in a we...
by oldschool47
Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: OK, OK, OK. Here it is.
Replies: 1
Views: 168

OK, OK, OK. Here it is.

You finish telemarking for the day. You walked up 800 feet and telemarked, not telefaked, down the hill with your late-1960s Madshus and mid-1970s leather boots. On the way home you stop into your favorite bar and grab a growler of Guinness that is as good as the Guinness that the Anchor Bar in Port...
by oldschool47
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..
Replies: 26
Views: 13107

Re: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..

The question to ask: When you look at someone ski, what do you see, what do you interpret? Tell me a story, ski to show me who you are. Stenmark floats on air between 2:05 and 2:13. I find him inspiring. Ingemar taking the gates in this clip reminds me of Pistol Pete weaving between defenders on th...
by oldschool47
Sun Nov 03, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..
Replies: 26
Views: 13107

Re: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..

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