Stories

Stay humble and gain knowledge

Skiing and powder is a great combination. Nothing can get me to forget time, place or worries like freshies on a nice mountaintop. It is so tempting to just ski it without thinking; and that´s exactly what can be scary....

What lies beneath – mountain skills

Mountain skills: take the time to be prepared for early season turns It’s November and we are still waiting for some decent early season snow. None the least, stoke is high, and people are itching to ski. Not many ski...

Pressures to Perform

Dealing with the pressure to perform - a personal account. I gotta be honest with you. I do have difficulties dealing with the pressure to perform. Sometimes I feel burdened by others´ expectations, and often by the expectations that I...

Taking time to prepare

Do you hear that? Ski season is knocking on the door. As the weather grows colder and the skiers under us wait impatiently for snow, I pick up my books about snow; refreshing my knowledge in order to make informed...

The mental game we play

The other day we came home from a ride in Hafjell bike park, both more or less injured. After someone else crashed into me, I found myself going out riding in a bad head space for some time, distracted and...