Fall 2010

Photo: Henry Georgi - skier: Onie Bolduc- where: Stubai Glacier, Austria

Photo: Henry Georgi - skier: Onie Bolduc- where: Stubai Glacier, Austria

Published week of October 18, 2010

On the cover – Photo: Mikael Pilstrand – Skier: Riley Leboe – Where: Revelstoke, BC

FALL 2010 VOL. 39 NO. 2

FEATURES

SKI CANADA TEST 2011
PART 2: EXPERT ALL-MOUNTAIN AND ADVENTURE ALL-MOUNTAIN

READY FOR IRAN?
Leslie Woit has skied around the world but until now has only covered her earlobes because of the cold.

THE BILODEAU REIGN
It’s the end of an era for the only privately run ski school at a major resort in Canada. by George Koch

FOUR FOR THE ROAD
Lake Louise, Panorama, Fernie and Castle Mountain proved to be the perfect picks for a good ‘ol ski safari. by Ryan Stuart

MENAGE A TROIS VALLEES
Eat, drink and be merry, for tomorrow you will ski. by Marty McLennan

REGULARS

FIRST TRACKS
Heli-skiing in BC surely is the most exciting thing you can do on skis, and Wiegele World is the one that’s compared with all others. by Iain MacMillan

YOUR RUN
Our readers write. * Oh Yeah, Prince What’s-His-Face * Thong You Very Much * The Road From Toronto * Keeping Tabs on Everyone *

SHORT TURNS
News, gossip and racy photos.

CROSSHAIRS
Guest Photo Editor Martin Soderqvist picks his favourites for our skier’s gallery.

STYLE FILE
Chris Lennon demonstrates the strong arm of the pow.

WESTERN VIEW
The global warming fiasco – politicization of science. by George Koch

SEEN@WHISTLER
The other way around on the road to Whistler. by Chris Lennon

RACELINE
Inside the Canadian ski teams. by James Christie

TECH TALK
Ski Geometry 101. Sidecut, radius, camber & rocker. by Marty McLennan

GEAR & GADGETS
Columbia Bugathermo Techlite, Helly Hansen Norse Chunky Knit jacket, Swatch Mister Twin with Snowpass, Giro The Manifest goggle, Swany RC-25 i-Finger glove

CAUGHT AND SHOT
Bobby hadn’t really been listening to his coach but he thought he heard him say “Go hard through the gates.” photo by Steve Harri