Originally Posted by ant
skiing can be a very technical sport, like golf. Or, it can be a total fashion show and a coffee cruise. Or, it can be an athletic struggle for the pinnacle. Or, it can be an intellectual tussle where the brain is disappointed with the body's failure to perform. Or, it can be a wonderful relaxing day in the mountains, with a camera or with good friends and family.
I like to read the stuff in this forum. I like to throw in my 2C sometimes.
Skiing to me, is not a sport but a way of relaxing and expressing myself, sort of like dancing? But much more.
The only absolute about skiing is that it is best done on snow.
I like what Ant had to say.