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||Mammoth Lakes & Santa Barbara
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|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Skiing, digging in snow, computing, biking, hiking, climbing but now mostly vicariously
|What I do for a living:
||Professor UCSB in my 39th year, environmental science & management, focus on snow.
I also collaborate with Microsoft Research on computing and data-driven discovery (about snow!).
|Home Mountain (where I ski most often):
||Mammoth Mountain & local backcountry.
|Number of days I ski in a year:
||If you count, you don't ski enough.
|Terrain or conditions I like to ski the most:
||Getting older! Steeps on alpine gear but not in the no-fall zone. More moderate terrain w free-heel gear. I ski in powder and crud, but I got to admit I love soft groomers.
|Gear I use:
Alpine: Dynastar Legend 85, Dynastar Cham 107, also considering something like a detuned SL for hard snow.
Telemark: Nordica Steadfast with BD O1 bindings.
Telemark: Garmont Energy (wide feet).
Alpine: Nordica Speedmachine 12, foamed (high instep).
|The regions where I typically ski:
||In addition to Mammoth, I ski where my son races. Among Tahoe resorts, Sugar Bowl is my first choice.
Dr Deeg's Recent Activity
Compression Tights... CW-X vs Opedix vs Skins
Dr Deeg posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 12/14/14 at 10:02am | 45 replies | 27332 views
Nice All Leather Gloves - who makes them?
Dr Deeg posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 11/17/14 at 9:51am | 43 replies | 2485 views
The most important ski of 2015 [Blizzard Latigo/Cheyenne]
Dr Deeg posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 10/26/14 at 9:55am | 167 replies | 23544 views
Awsome Kneissl ski line
Dr Deeg posted in this thread in Member Gear Reviews 9/21/14 at 9:59am | 12 replies | 9688 views
Innate Ability? does it exist? Super talented kid
Cham 97, Cham 107, Bonafide, 8.5 TI, Gunsmoke
Dr Deeg posted in this thread in Member Gear Reviews 3/18/13 at 12:52pm | 56 replies | 8686 views
Time for a sock thread....
Dr Deeg posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 1/28/13 at 11:43am | 141 replies | 3818 views
Height, Length and DIN
Dr Deeg posted in this thread in Tuning, Maintenance and Repairs 10/28/12 at 11:53am | 186 replies | 10958 views
What length GS ski for J3 girl?
Dr Deeg posted in this thread in Racing and Big Mountain Competitions 4/15/12 at 5:20pm | 9 replies | 1092 views
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