Slipping while you're getting on, bailing halfway up on the button lift, taking out your neighbour on the way off at the top (snowboarders, this one's for you): we've all been there. Rope tows, button lifts, chairlifts, they're all great inventions and they've revolutionised the sport of skiing, but sometimes they're more difficult than they look. What's the worst bail you've ever had on a lift? Does it compare to any of these gems?
Born and raised in the ski paradise of Vancouver, Canada, I learned to ski before I can remember, balancing precariously on my parents’ skis as they sailed down the hill. I started snowboarding in my teens and am now delighted to be exploring everything Europe’s ski scene has to offer!
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