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My ski mountaineering race season finished up about one month ago with the Patrouille des Glaciers not quite finishing as it normally would due to mountain weather shortening the race. I am really happy about my ski mo race season, reaching my objectives and beyond with a world cup gold medal in the sprint,  a […]

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Spring in the Mountains

On March 9, 2012 By

The ski mountaineering season is long with the first races beginning in December and the final race, the Patrouille des Glaciers the last weekend of April. Every athlete has their own ways to keep their motivation high throughout the season.  The hubbub of daily life: family, work, combined with travelling and racing can take it’s […]

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The Yin/Yang Couloir

On March 29, 2011 By

When you look at the Y Couloir on the Aiguille d’Argentiere it really does look like the letter Y.

The letter Y is like a tree with its roots firm in the ground and its branches reaching high.

It is a balanced symbol, a little analogy for keeping balance […]

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