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Getting Ready: Another Winterseason in Whistler

It’s time to pack my ski gear again… This week I’m heading back to Whistler again: Yes, just one more time! 😉 (Unfortunately I’m stuck in Austria. Lufthansa is on strike and they cancelled my flight… We will see, hopefully they are back at work again soon!) Summer has been good here in Austria and especially fall was…






Some great skicross action!

I love skicross. For me it was an amazing opportunity to continue with competitive skiing after I stopped racing alpine. I wasn’t able to transfer the skills from one sport to another like the great SX athletes of today. Take a look at the big boys on the Canadian SX team, they all have a…






Peak to Valley Race – 30th Annual in Whistler

OK, just imagine… A track 5500 metres length, A vertical drop of 1210 metres and just 167 turns to make! Sounds fun, right? For the last 30 years,the legendary PEAK TO VALLEY RACE has been held here in Whistler. Pure exhaustion guaranteed. The race is held as a team event which makes it even more…






Bluebird and Sunshine instead of Deep Winter?!?

Well, this Whistler season is definitely different than any other season I have experienced before… The sunshine and bluebird days we have had, I can’t even count them any more… A lot of the locals are complaining about the snow conditions since we don’t have as much fresh snow as we are used to BUT…






Merry Christmas from Neverstopsnowing.com

Merry Christmas…

Hi everybody, Christmas is supposed to be a nice (quite) holiday time, not so much for Ski Instructors 🙂 I am just using this as an excuse that I haven’t been posting anything in the past couple of weeks. Taking it as a chance to wish everybody a very nice holiday time and also a…






[ski tip] find your “skiing flow”…

This summer I was asked to write a short ski tip for the Whistler Traveller Magazine… And here it is: Be Smart – “Every single ski day needs a warm up. Go back to the slopes you’ve skied confidently last time and start easily. Every day the snow and visibility change. Check out the conditions,…