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by oldschool47
Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Skinny, Long, and Beautiful
Replies: 2
Views: 627

Re: Skinny, Long, and Beautiful

The language of skiing, camping, beer, ... https://cdn4.creativecirclemedia.com/powell/original/20190820-083614-Moose-1.jpg Slice-of-life stuff. The Japanese culture is appealingly subtle. Hopefully these guys will make a follow-up short with more telemarking and less walking titled Skinny, Long, a...
by oldschool47
Thu Dec 26, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Balance Drills
Replies: 3
Views: 3048

Re: Balance Drills

by oldschool47
Thu Dec 26, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Skinny, Long, and Beautiful
Replies: 2
Views: 627

Skinny, Long, and Beautiful

Watching these guys gives me 130 units of feel-good energy. They must be getting thousands apiece. Pardon me if someone has posted this video on TT.

by oldschool47
Wed Dec 25, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Neopatrimonial Factionalism
Replies: 8
Views: 2097

Re: Neopatrimonial Factionalism

by oldschool47
Fri Dec 20, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Ski Forum Ranking
Replies: 0
Views: 1694

Ski Forum Ranking

English-language Internet ski forums ranked by units of feel-good energy per minute that users get when using the site. Top 3: 1. Telemark Talk . Suggestion for improvement: Bring back the nurse-chick background.  2. Pugski . Suggestion for improvement: You need a new mascot. Phil  is not going to t...
by oldschool47
Fri Dec 20, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Jonny's Longboard Dream
Replies: 2
Views: 1695

Jonny's Longboard Dream

by oldschool47
Fri Dec 20, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: XCd, "nordic touring", "traditional telemark", whatever you want to call this sport, I fell in love! And new questions:)
Replies: 35
Views: 5801

Re: XCd, "nordic touring", "traditional telemark", whatever you want to call this sport, I fell in love! And new questio

You can do this 100% and like Al said, I'd avoid the T2's. It's just too much boot and you're going to crush those skis on a groomed inbound ski, and your adventure to the summit will be a slog instead of a jog, which defeats the whole purpose of this. As you wait for the snow to improve up high, g...
by oldschool47
Thu Dec 19, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Neopatrimonial Factionalism
Replies: 8
Views: 2097

Re: Neopatrimonial Factionalism

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by oldschool47
Thu Dec 19, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Neopatrimonial Factionalism
Replies: 8
Views: 2097

Re: Neopatrimonial Factionalism

Interesting read. A bit long winded.

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by oldschool47
Tue Dec 17, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: XCd, "nordic touring", "traditional telemark", whatever you want to call this sport, I fell in love! And new questions:)
Replies: 35
Views: 5801

Re: XCd, "nordic touring", "traditional telemark", whatever you want to call this sport, I fell in love! And new questio

Won't get into the Asnes/Eischer stuff, but I think I get what you're saying about appreciating quality but limited on resources. Keep in ming that there is always quite a selection of excellent used gear at very reasonable cost listed on Craigslists in areas with lots of skiers... all over Colorad...