Since before he remembers, Joe Schuster has been a big fish in the small but deep talent pool that is Vernon, BC. Hot on the heels of childhood friends TJ Schiller and Josh Bibby, Schuster, along with counterparts Justin Dorey, Riley Leboe...
The allure of skiing can stem from many things: big mountains, big air and even big money. Nowadays, the term “bottom line” seems to refer to more than chairlift traffic jams. As developers convert western molehills into mega resorts,...
For evidence of Tom Wallisch’s skill, one only need watch any of his three video parts from last winter. The Pennsylvania native (who made a recent move to Utah) is nothing less than a rail master. With a bag of rail tricks...
It’s been said over and over that ignorance is bliss. And it especially applies to those who discovered a passion for skiing while limited to the flatlands of central Canada. Mount Evergreen, a steep ridge protruding out of the...
Keith Danielsen, owner of Mount Kirby Skis and Boards, has a great poker face. I discovered this last winter in Vegas while reminiscing about the Oshawa Kirby Ski Club. I spent 60 days each winter of my childhood at...
JD Zicat is a lesson in contrast. While timid and quiet in social situations, his manner on the hill is far from shy. Truly versatile in the park and pipe, he is comfortable spinning variations all four ways on...