Tough to find a diehard, experienced skier that hasn't had their knees carved on by a surgeon or two. That's all the motivation I need to stay off the damn things.
I've just barely avoided knee surgeries a couple of times already. My knees don't need any help destroying themselves.
"People say that marijuana smoking is going to get in the way of my career. I say to them that on the contrary, my fighting career is getting in the way of my marijuana smoking." -Nick Diaz