The Death of the Pro Skier

by Sklar
Jan 18th 2018 - 29 comments

While the “playing field” in action sports like skiing has always been somewhat level, the democratization of viewership thanks to technology has further blurred the definition of professional, and also made it harder to make a living as a skier. This begs the question, are professional skiers a dying breed?

Behind the Goggles with the U.S. Freestyle Ski Team

by Sklar
Dec 24th 2017 - 14 comments

We spoke to a few of these skiers who aren’t yet household names about their motiviations and passions. The larger freeskiing movement may no longer have much in common with moguls and inverted aerials, but these athletes tell stories that skiers of all kinds can relate to.