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by Harris
Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: SNOW!!!! whatcha got? (Redux w/ pic)
Replies: 23
Views: 5912

Re: SNOW!!!! whatcha got? (Redux w/ pic)

My backyard finally got a gift from the snow gods.... and more on the way https://imgur.com/zlI3bsT.jpg PNW snowpack has been suffering, but getting some action lately. 1 foot of fluffy goodness from last night, and i was the only one out there. what you see here is "outside the wire". sorry. lots ...
by Harris
Thu Mar 01, 2018 2:24 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: For a fistful of turns.
Replies: 18
Views: 5105

For a fistful of turns.

by Harris
Thu Mar 01, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: A short tele stoke.
Replies: 0
Views: 1671

A short tele stoke.

Alpental has been ripping of late.

by Harris
Sat Feb 17, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Mikaela Shiffrin
Replies: 16
Views: 4746

Re: Mikaela Shiffrin

NBC commentator/interviewer (not Bode) and main announcer both introduced the slalom event as (paraphrasing) “as champion and repeat winner, Michaela will now win gold...”. Lazy and presumptuous, or just stupid, reporting that doesn’t respect the contest or the competition. Michaela needs to arrang...
by Harris
Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Mikaela Shiffrin
Replies: 16
Views: 4746

Re: Mikaela Shiffrin

It seems that as she approached Stenmark's record her nerve problems really started kicking in; the pressure to be unbeatable really ramped up as she approached his record. She seems very down to earth, much more so than Vonn, but Vonn started to fall apart the more attention her skiing brought (int...
by Harris
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Mikaela Shiffrin
Replies: 16
Views: 4746

Re: Mikaela Shiffrin

This is really cool (footage from her GS win).

by Harris
Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Mikaela Shiffrin
Replies: 16
Views: 4746

Mikaela Shiffrin

My God, could the media put any more pressure on this girl! Before her first run she was seen puking. You know, she is an awesome skier, and on the World Cup she is dominating, but you are only as good as your last finish, and there are many in line for the crown. She knows this, but the media in an...
by Harris
Thu Feb 15, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Olympic Snowboarding
Replies: 23
Views: 5237

Re: Olympic Snowboarding

Where in the heck are all the ski fans? The mens dh is the marquee Olympic event and I think we had more ski fans at the kids Alpine regionals Monday in Michigan. During the Men's combined they were saying that the Olympic committee is talking about dropping it. Combined is the very first Alpine sk...