Merry Christmas

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December 1984


This month’s cover photo of Dave Irwin playing Santa Claus was taken by Alec Pytlowany at Sunshine Village, Alberta

Vol 13 # 4

Also in this issue:

A Racer’s Eye-view of the First Two Downhills

by Ken Read

Ken Read  previews the 10-race chase to the Men’s World Cup Downhill title, with a look at the season’s first two races.

Silver Star: the Little Resort That Grew

by Ian Lennie

A unique experience is what they strive for at this Okanagan resort. And now the word is out that Silver Star is truly something special.

Feeling Full at 50

by Tony Leighton

Whether you have a craving for crêpes, a passion for pasta or just a mountainous appetite for home-style cooking, you’ll really sink your teeth into Ski Canada’s guide to 50 great ski restaurants.

One-Stop Christmas Shopping

Some crackling good gift suggestions for the skier in your life.

The Team Behind the Team

The fourth in a six-part series leading to Calgary 88

“Being coached on the Canadian team is like being married to someone and having only one common interest, which is skiing. Either you like the guy or you hate him . I always tried to like my coaches.” Steve Podborski

Aspen: From Ghost Town to Boom Town

by Paul King

From sourdoughs to movie stars, from silver mines to mega-condos, the story of how Aspen came to be is as rich as the town’s legendary skiing.



Ski Canada Staff
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