Japan: That’s A Wrap!

March 6th, 2011 - by - Uncategorized
Me at the Torri Gates in Hachiman-gu.

I just got home from a long, fantastic trip to Japan.  The entire trip was incredible- we lucked out on snow conditions in both places (Niseko and Asahidake) as it started to dump as soon as I arrived at each location.  I got to ski with some new people (Ingrid Backstrom) and some familiar people in new locations (Justin Dorey, Mike Riddle and Julian Carr).  I was able to push myself in terrain other than a halfpipe and got to ski in Japan outside of a competition for the first time! The skiing was phenomenal, but there is so much […]