Avalanche Anniversery
It's the twenty fifth anniversary of the Alpine Meadows avalanche. Article here: <http://www.sierrasun.com/article/20070330/NEWS/70329009>

Are You Getting This Jeffy?
Are we all missing something and only you and trunky are smart enough to get it? Surely you must be able to see mr. bent melon head tripping over his own bullshit? Don't you? ...

Tibia Injury
I recently had a season ending Tibial Plateau fracture with minor Meniscus tear. I have opted not to get the surgery as it wsa diagnosed 3 weeks on & my orthopedist has advised against it....

Speed Records
The latest ski speed record was set by Harry Egger in 1999 with an astounding speed of 248.1 km/hr. source: http://www.abc-of-skiing.com/speedskiing.asp _________________________...

The real truth about Scott Barak Abraham
Q: Who is Scott Abraham? A: Scott Abraham, also known as (and may post under the following Alias'): Schattie Buddha Two Buddha scottabe The Talking Urinal SA ...

OT : Chemist repeats the famous Miller-Urey 'Origins of Life' Experiment
Way OT, I know, but hopefully some of you enjoy this. Definitely interesting... http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?articleid=9952573C-E7F2-99DF-32F2928046329479

Enneigement et état des pistes
Tout savoir sur l'enneigement et l'état des pistes ainsi que la météo des stations de montagnes c'est sur www.infos-montagnes.com .

Anyone w/ experience in knee surgery recovery ?
#[email protected]$%#$^ Im only 28. This is gonna suck.

Down to the final four --
Maine Bears, Michigan State Spartans, Boston College Eagles, and the North Dakota Fighting Sioux.

Stolen skis
Gadget Guy Story http://keyetv.com/technology/local_story_188215831.html Database http://www.juststolen.net/index.htm PCWORLD article http://blogs.pcworld.com/tipsandtweaks/ar...

Dead and stinking like the balls of the freaks
Hey, freaks? Just happened to notice that there are only 375 subscribers to this shithole. Ah, back in the day.....there were over 10,000. People voted with their feet. They see y...

Website for athletes with heart ailments
If you are a heart patient who has gone on to make such a good recovery that your doctor/physician has agreed to let you return to your favourite sport "so long as you don't over do it!", th...

which Volkl ski best for me ?
Before you tell me to demo , please humor me . I'm 46, 5'6 about 155 and would classify myself as a very good skier . I ski mostly in the northeast in Vermont and very occasionally out west ...

replacement boot liners ?
I f*ucked up and put my boots too close to the heater and melted a piece of my boot liners . I really like these boots and they're very comfortable so I want to keep them for a long time ....

Currently, the best thing pro bicycle racing has going for it is...
the use of podium girls. Here's an example: http://www.cyclingnews.com/photos.php?id=/photos/2007/mar07/lider07/lider072b/stage2barcosextra-01 For most, I suspect that IS the be...

TR: Weekend of my Discontent
Well the last week has been one day of spring skiing after another. Bright sun, temps in the 40s and 50s by day and refreezing by night. Not that it hasn't been fun, but this is not wh...

Rockies travel advice and weather soothsaying
We're hitting the road for a couple of weeks starting Saturday (sort of a honeymoon thing...) to do some sightseeing, skiing and hiking. We'll be sticking to somewhere in a swath of th...

Help with my Master's Thesis
My name is Gene DiPaula and I am a graduate student in the Department of Mass Communication and Communication Studies at Towson University. As part of the research for my master's thesis, I ...

Naxo NX21 AT binding--- Anyone using these?
Howdy! My new skis came in the mail, and I'm going to put new bindings on them. Wondering if anyone here is using the Naxo NX21 at binding? http://tinyurl.com/2h5nav I ...

Fitness equipment
Fitness equipment http://blentoo.com/fitness-equipment-treadmill/

Tahoe reports?
Does anybody have onsight reports from the Tahoe area. I would think its spring skiing conditions but are there any brown spots yet ,and how soon in the day does it get soft , slussy and ...

I too have met Jeff Davis
Through this newsgroup I met Jeff about three years ago. Probably have skied 5 days over three trips with him but have not seen him since last season. I lurk here from time to tim...

Whistler Conversation
Got a laugh Wednesday. One of my buddies couldn't get up until noon. He calls my cell. "What hill are you on, Buddha?" "Whistler." "I can be there at noon." "See ya at the in...

Slab Elasticity Strikes Again
http://www.kutv.com/video/[email protected] -klaus

Going down to South Peak, gonna have myself a time...
>> Did I mention the great day today at the Mighty C? > Yah, but only in passing. Care to expound? I don't have time to write a long trip report, but these are small ...

noob question on used ski equipment
Hi all, I have been skiing about 15-20 days since I learned about ten years ago, and haven't yet bought my own skis. I just skied 4 days a couple weeks ago while in Colorado on busines...

Elisa Campbell on Getaway
Did you see her promoting her tour to Steamboat USA? $3750 pp twin share for 7 days ex airfares. What do you get to do? Well when you dip into the hot spring you get to see...

First global warming, now this
Interesting article on volcanic activity under yellowstone. http://tinyurl.com/2ljmvp But recent measurements showed a different trend. Researchers found that just the oppos...

What is the RSA record for # of messages in a thread?
Just curious. -- Marty

can one skis be significantly faster
Hi, had a chance to take my new Fisher RX8 to Snowmass/Loveland Co last week for 4 days. It is pure pleasure and everything what I read was indeed true, at least to the my level I can...

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