The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by Woodserson » Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:53 pm

I HAVE THE...
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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by Johnny » Tue Dec 18, 2018 1:45 pm

I have been stuck with this incurable fever for 42 years... If you ever hear of a good therapy, please drop me a note...
(Oops, sorry, no Asnes content!)
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/...\ Peace, Love, Telemark and Tofu /...\
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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by Woodserson » Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:18 pm

I feel like I should have bought Mrs Woods some of that Asnes magic and now I gots Da Fevah really bad! It doesn't help I'm in a warm climate right now far from snow... Thinking of making rash decisions on the internet!

Especially since I've been crushing the Ingstads up, down, left, right, all over my local mountain lately. Every trail has seen the Ingstads except the one with the big frozen moguls. But it will! I promise it! Then, I see Mrs. Woods trying to drop knee on S98's and being really committed about it and I'm all "oooooOOOooo I got the fevah! I shoulda gotten her some FT62 or Rabb 68s!" and I am remorseful.

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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by Smitty » Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:30 pm

Woodserson wrote: I gots Da Fevah really bad!
Oh buddy - I can relate. I wish I was paying more attention last year and got in on the group order at all.

I sure hope there is enough interest for another Great North American Asnes Fever order again for next season (and that Johnny doesn't mind the work!). I've already started funneling the money out so the wife won't notice if I get three or four pairs.... haha.

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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by bgregoire » Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:50 pm

IIIIIIIIII just caught daaa fevaaaa! Big time. Mr. Ingstad was waiting for me in the hallway and literally jumped me when I got home. BAM! Ouch. Mr. is a full 200cm, the darkest Ingstad of them all. This one was actually physically born in the Motherland, Noreg.

He was actually very happy to find a new home, having surely spend a few years collecting dust in someones basement around Ithaca, NY. Cecilie is not pleased.

THANK YOU TRASHCAT!

Wow.
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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by NMskier » Fri Jan 18, 2019 10:51 pm

Tried out the new Nansens - first time on wax skis. Haven’t mastered it yet - found I needed the mini skins for these trails. Image


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Skiing Fischer e109 and Åsnes Nansen

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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by lilcliffy » Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:58 am

Beautiful shot of the Nansen on that beautiful fresh snow.
Please keep us posted on your experiences with this ski! Perhaps write a review?

Also- am very interested in your experience with the E109- on its own and compared to the Nansen.
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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by lilcliffy » Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:23 pm

bgregoire wrote:IIIIIIIIII just caught daaa fevaaaa! Big time. Mr. Ingstad was waiting for me in the hallway and literally jumped me when I got home. BAM! Ouch. Mr. is a full 200cm, the darkest Ingstad of them all. This one was actually physically born in the Motherland, Noreg.

He was actually very happy to find a new home, having surely spend a few years collecting dust in someones basement around Ithaca, NY. Cecilie is not pleased.

THANK YOU TRASHCAT!

Wow.
Very cool.
Looking forward to your experiences with the Ingstad Ben. And please give us a comparison between it and the Cecile/Nansen- oh, and the E99/E109/Tour 10th Mtn; etc.....
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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by Johnny » Thu Oct 24, 2019 8:11 am

Aaahhh... October at last! The foliage, the colors, the greatest show on earth... The first ski days... And also time for the Great North American ASNES FEEEEVER! This year again, dah feevah is still raging!

Ladies and John Lennon, for the first time in North America, please welcome the beautiful slash amazing NOSI 76, the super-cool Mountain Race JUNIOR and the brand new 2020 version of the Falktetind 62!

Coming straight from "GODSENTRE"! (See picture... Imagination sets in...)
I know some of you guys ordered some gems as well... Please post pictures of your own fever here... :o )

For those not infected yet, I have a pair of Tindans and a pair of Falketinds for sale in the Teleturnaround section... 8-)

(Hi Christophe!!! How are you?!)

When I was a child, I had a fever... ♪ ♫
(And it never really went away...)

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/...\ Peace, Love, Telemark and Tofu /...\
"And if you like to risk your neck, we'll boom down Sutton in old Quebec..."

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Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Post by Cannatonic » Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:59 am

Beautiful work Johnny! Ski-trafficking is a great hobby :mrgreen:

Am I the only one with the black stickers from the underside plastered all over my refridgerator?
"All wisdom is to be gained through suffering"
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