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Avalanche Beacons Inbounds

Responding to Unofficial Networks I reckon most skiers do not know what an avalanche beacon is let alone wonder if they need to wear such beacons inbounds at resorts. However, Unofficial Networks editorializes on the […]

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Trainerroad Review

I recently purchased the annual license to Trainerroad and I present to you this Trainerroad review! Disclosure Every review I write contains this disclosure statement (maybe not the early ones but I do note how […]

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The Fear of Fear

Yeah, I can lazily arc Midwestern blue and black groomers all day long and not feel a bit of fear, but that does not make me a better skier. I can go off on a short easy bike ride, but that does not increase my fitness or cycling abilities. I can write a simple Perl extract in a day but again it does not make me better professionally. […]

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The Skiing ABCs O

This entry is part 16 of 16 in the series Skiing ABCs

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First Bikeride

Here is my first bikeride of this season. Not so flashy as my ski tracks, but there is some up and down on this trip. It was a nice sunny day today. I went to […]

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My Camera Gear

One of the things I am working on doing here is to get myself taking photographs again. When I graduated form college I received a Minolta Maxxum 7000i & an introductory lens as a gift. […]

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Digg it Man!

Another site you can express your support of the The Wisconsin Skier is at Digg. While I do not submit every article I do submit one or two per week. Digg also has a cool […]

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Marijuana and Snow

A frequent story I am seeing in relation to skiing and snowboarding is the move by the states of Colorado and Washington to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. With both states being leading ski […]

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