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Jackson Hogen from RealSkiers.com ponders the wonder that was rear-entry ski boots. According to the recently released SIA Market Intelligence Report, the Key Insight to be gleaned from the Alpine Ski Participant Age Trends is, "As a percentage of Alpine Skiers, the 45-54 and 55-64 age...

Jackson Hogen of RealSkiers.com talks about naming skis of the year and the fallacies of doing so.  Please share with your ski enthusiast buddies.   Ski Of The Year With the holiday season upon us, it's time to unwrap Realskiers' picks as the best skis of 2018. Nothing...

I thought this new company that buys, restores and sells lift chairs was interesting.  Leave a comment with what you think of the video. ...

This article was written by Seth Masia and originally posted at SkiingHistory.org, reposted here with permission. Swiss reader Luzi Hitz recently sent us a collection of photos of snow rollers used to groom pistes in Switzerland and France during the 1950s and 1960s. This photo, for instance,...

Watch A-Teamer Stefano Belingheri of Italy showing his mastery of long turns in real time and slo-mo.  ...

Enjoy this guest post by Jackson Hogen, originally published November 7th, 2017 on his website Real Skiers.   The ecology that allows the ski bum to flourish has always been delicate. In order to survive, the ski bum often is forced to live in communal households with...

This guest content is written by Jackson Hogen.  Head over to RealSkiers.com for the original article and to find more great content by Jackson.   Deceptively Fast. I can already feel the headwinds of protest this pensée is likely to engender, so to mitigate their ferocity, allow me...

Enjoy this guest post by A-Team member Reilly McGlashan.   I MADE A BIG MISTAKE LAST WINTER!!! Not by choice, but because of work commitments. For the Hokkaido Technical Ski competition in Japan this past season, I didn’t get to train properly for it. I worked everyday...