Tag: ski

Winter has started!

I know, it is not even November yet and I am taking about Winter already. One of the advantages living in Austria is that you can go skiing pretty much year round… I couldn’t hesitate the other day when a friend called me and invited me to come along to a day skiing at the…






My skiing bucket list!

Last week I wrote about the amazing places I have skied in my life already. Now it is time to share some spots I want to go skiing… Here is my “skiing-bucket-list“. Usually, I am not a big fan of the whole bucket list thing, but sometimes you have to bring your dreams on paper…






Amazing places to ski

It’s summer here in Austria and I start thinking more and more about skiing again… On my mountainbike ride the other day I realized that I have been very fortunate to ski some amazing places in this world already, now it is time to share these places with you! Here is a list of my…






Team Germany in Whistler! ;)

Oh yes, WHAT A DAY! One of these good Whistler days… The weather forecast was changing every single hour this week and in the morning the weather report called 10cm of fresh snow. Heading up the mountain early in the morning was definitely the way to go. Had the chance to meet this fun group…






Ted Ligety diagnosis.

This new video about Ligety’s technique is amazing. It’s awesome to listen to him talk about how he’s able to arc those 195cm, 35m radius skis. Without any question, he is the master of the sport. What he’s doing seems so fluid and natural. Like me, I’m sure you’re wondering how you might be able…






chairlift rescue – how does it work?

it’s probably every skiers nightmare… sitting on a chairlift, the ice cold wind is blowing in your face, some heavy rain is coming down, all of a sudden there is this hard STOP; the chairlift swings back and forth and then… NOTHING. Ten minutes later a scratchy voice from the loudspeaker tells you to keep…