Originally Posted by GregGaspar
Will unskilled skiers begin taking the big hucks? Go to a terrain park and watch for a period of time. Kids who have no reason to be near the thing are flying and landing horribly. Thank God they still have cartlidge (sp) and young bodies. Know a lady who spent an extra 45 days out West (In a hospital broken femur and several other smaller bones) because she "felt" she could make a 15 foot cliff. She never jumped before and wont again. She lost a very good paying job and is now addicted to pain killers. Her response when I asked what she was thinking....."it looks so easy on film and I am a good skier"