I Am a Ski Instructor

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    Becoming a Ski Instructor

        You don’t have to be a 16 year old former Olympian to be a ski instructor                 When my daughter first suggested that I attend the hiring clinic at the mountain where she taught, I...
    sparky021350 sparky021350
    56-60, M
    Mar 31, 2008

    First Time

       Never Evers               What motivates people to come out and give skiing a try is as varied as the people themselves. One of the most frequent reasons is the desire to be with someone that already...
    sparky021350 sparky021350
    56-60, M
    1 Response Mar 26, 2008

    The Perfect Student

      The Perfect Student (They do exist)   I know we are all unique, but some of us are unique in the same way other people are unique. What I mean is that students tend to fall into certain groups. As a seasoned instructor you have a tendency to try to get the type...
    sparky021350 sparky021350
    56-60, M
    Mar 25, 2008

    They Actually Want Me Back

    Every year usually around September when it has started to get cool, the letter announcing my mountains rehiring clinic arrives. This is a good sign for two reasons, first and foremost it is tangible evidence that the season is approaching, second that my mountain has forgotten...
    sparky021350 sparky021350
    56-60, M
    Nov 18, 2010

    Back Country

      Everybody’s  Doing it…                 Backcountry, backcountry, backcountry, that’s all you hear about these days, even here in the East. One of the more popular trips here is the...
    sparky021350 sparky021350
    56-60, M
    Mar 31, 2008
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