Originally Posted by Snowolf
I'm going to assume you meant to say SOME skiers. There are plenty of rad, chill, cool skiers ( excluding of course my Tele skier friends who are all a bunch of kooks.....
)and many skiers are also good snowboarders. There are also plenty of douchebag snowboarders. Now having said that, there is often some kernel of truth to stereotypes. I do think there still exists an element of elitism among older skiers but as these fuckers die off, that is slowly evaporating.
Yah, the symmetry in the kernel of truth about old elite skiers and I hate to admit it is that we seem to have a higher percentage of reckless riders on snowboards. I'm a diehard snowboarder but our rep is stained a bit by those semi-out of control riders bombing down blues.