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Chairlift Chats: Ever Wonder How Norway Won 39 Medals in PyeongChang

Posted on May 25, 2018

This week’s chairlift chat is with Leif Nestvold-Haugen about Norwegian Ski Team Culture.  It starts with a discussion of cultural norms and how husband and wife often combine last names. That is why he recently changed his last name from Haugen to Nestvold-Haugen last summer.   But, the bulk of this discussion is about Norwegian ski Read More…

Chairlift Chats: The best moments of Tom Wallisch’s career?

Posted on May 9, 2018

The spring and summer will bring fewer chairlift chats, but we are excited to share this one with X-Games Champion, Tom Wallisch, explaining his favorite moments as a professional freeskier. Wallisch also talks about how retirement just means he’s skiing a lot more powder than rails and he is enjoying his work as a commentator Read More…

Chairlift Chats: What does Florian Land Think About Editing Videos?

Posted on April 19, 2018

This week’s chairlift chat is with Florian Land a 27-year-old video editor and creator. He first found stardom from doing a compilation video for Jon Olsson and since then he has been focusing on making videos as much as possible. Florian gives great advice on how to think about putting together a video, the importance Read More…

Chairlift Chats: Warner Nickerson Explains his new Vlogging Adventure

Posted on April 12, 2018

  Hope you are having a fantastic spring! This week’s chairlift chat is with Warner Nickerson discussing his new video blog or vlog.  During a trip to Japan with fellow world-class skier, Jon Olsson, Warner started making daily videos.    Now he’s up to 43 videos in two months and going strong with great support from the YouTube community Read More…

Chairlift Chats: Is there Backcountry Skiing in the East?

Posted on April 5, 2018

This week’s chairlift chat is with Andrew Drummond discussing his passion to bring backcountry skiing to the east coast. Ski The Whites is his backcountry retail, rental, brand, media, and lifestyle company. Andrew and his longtime girlfriend Hilary McCloy, former U.S. Ski Team member, physical therapist, and co-founder of Backcountry Bliss, just love the outdoors Read More…