Come Ski With Us and Never Ski Alone!

Each Wednesday we try to schedule a rendezvous at one of the ski resorts in the greater Hudson Valley so you can share the thrill of the slopes, and laughter with friends. It doesn’t make any difference what ability level you are at, only the desire to enjoy companionship and ski your heart out.

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Fitness Camp

 Early last winter my grandson decided to enlist in the Navy, with a delayed active duty date being shortly after his high school graduation. At 6’4” he has the speed of a greyhound, but the agility of a puppy! During the period between his signing up and reporting for boot camp, we, the many veterans of the family, inundated him with tips and tales that would convince him to get in physical shape prior to […]

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A Trendy Performance

I recently bought a new pickup truck that replaces a similar one that was 7 years old. Actually, the new truck is the same make and model with some performance upgrades – mostly technology advancements providing better fuel efficiency and safety enhancements, and touch-screen tools to make driving more entertaining. Of course, I did the obligatory test drive to determine if the truck performs to my needs, and that it ‘fits’ me! Beginning during the […]

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Fit as a Skier Should Be

Tips For Preseason Fitness Our individual and collective primary interest is enjoying skiing and snowboarding, and the social camaraderie that comes with them. Many of us have already signed up for one or more upcoming winter trips; we’re just waiting for the snow that provides the medi­um for the thrills we are seeking. However, too often we skip (intentionally or not) giving much thought to preparation for the first runs of the season. Taking our […]

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