Buyer’s Guide 2016
Vol. 44 #1
published week of August 24, 2015
photo: STEPHANE GODIN * skier: Lucas Swieykowski * snow: Rosa Khutor, Russia
photo: YVES GARNEAU * skier: Jonas Delogne * snow: Verbier, Switzerland
BACK TO THE FUTURE – 2016 Skis, Boots, Bindings & Poles
By Marty McLennan,
SKI CANADA TEST 2016
Sun Peaks welcomed back the Ski Canada entourage for five days of putting next year’s best skis to the test.
Written by D’Arcy Sego and Ron Betts,
Two great ski resorts and one rub-down: Big White, Silver Star and Sparkling Hill offer more than family playtime in the heart of the Okanagan. By LESLIE WOIT
Ski Canada readers discovered first-hand why Verbier is one of the iconic resorts of the Alps. by Iain MacMillan
Selkirk Mountain Experience’s playground now includes three chalets and unlimited turns to be earned. by MATT COTÉ
Is body armour a necessity now as our sport becomes more aggressive? by RYAN STUART
The editor has his run. by Iain MacMillan
Opening our mail bag.
News, gossip and racy photos.
A skiers’ gallery.
Fly or drive? by GEORGE KOCH
CAUGHT & SHOT by CRAIG MOORE