I don't think that it's "bothering" him really. As it's not "bothering" me either. We were just having the exact same conversation in the X Games thread though, and I think that was his way of saying go check it out. I may be wrong though, I don't know.
But from me, in a little nicer way of saying it:
OP, go check out the past few pages of the X Games thread and jump in on the convo. we're having about the same issue there.
Here's the link: http://www.newschoolers.com/ns/forums/readthread/thread_id/673348/page/28/
Skiing happens on snow, not in the air.