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Spring 2012 issue

Vol 40 #5

 

photo: Dan Carr * skier: Tim Durtschi * snow: Revelstoke BC

 

published week of February 6, 2012

photo: Mike McPhee * skier: Callum Pettit * snow: Mica Heliskiing

 

FEATURES

CROSSHAIRS

10 page photo flash

OVERHEAD CAMS

These days you’re naked without your POV.
By John Schwirtlich

AVALANCHE!

It took an accident in the Alps to make Karolina Ekman fully appreciate the power of Mother Nature.

GENTLE GIANT

The other side of Kicking Horse isn’t gnarly at all— and that suits some skiers just fine.
By Trent Edwards

NO WAY OUT

Once your skeleton leaves the station at the Whistler Sliding Centre, your chemical reaction is a pharmaceutical cocktail of fear, fun and disbelief that you could be so stupid—twice.
By Leslie Woit

REGULARS

FIRST TRACKS

The editor has his run.
By Iain MacMillan

YOUR RUN

Opening our mail bag.

SHORT TURNS

News, gossip and racy photos.

COMPETITION

Life beyond the gates.
By tobias c. van Veen

STYLE FILE

For the fun of it.
Knee the steeps.
Lift-line joints.
› Suck up the pow.
› Spring schmoo.
By Chris Lennon

CAUGHT & SHOT

By Robbie Hilliard

photo: Robbie Hilliard