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Can anyone honestly say they didn’t see this coming? By ‘this’ I mean the brutal, awful, terrible, disgusting weather that is happening in Whistler right now and for the last three days. Even though I expected something like this to happen it doesn’t make it any better or easier to deal with. I really just want to ski that track again!

That being said this is still the Olympics(!) and Trav and I have been having a good time while we haven’t been able to race. Yesterday we went up to the top of Whistler and ripped off a couple of sweet powder runs, then moved a little lower and did some GS training. Conditions aren’t exactly ideal but it was good to whack some gates again.

Something I somehow forgot to mention was the amazing send off surprise I received from the kids at MSM. The day before I left I was given a wickedly cool banner by my sister and Rowan Courtenay that the kids made for me! I was pretty surprised and very touched by the gift and I can’t wait to get on that track and represent the club when the race finally gets off!


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Thank you guys VERY much!!!

During the down time I’ve been getting some practice playing this very neat ski game from ORF. It’s got a bunch of tracks from Kitzbuhel, Wengen, Beaver Creek and even the Whistler track. If you’ve got some time to kill check it out here: http://skichallenge.orf.at/sc10

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This has been the scene in the finish for the past three days. Pretty depressing.

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More questionable signage

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The most ridiculously amazing house I have ever seen!

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My amazing birthday dinner at Mongolie Grill. Who needs veggies anyways?