The Sports Archives – An Amazing Ski Story!

Posted: November 24, 2012 by sykose in Ski Jumping, Skiing, Winter
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A blast from the past here, this was one helluva chap “Eddie the Eagle” i think he was known as. Was a little guy with huge cahonas and great passion for what he did.

The Sports Archives Blog

 I had been skiing for about for five or six years, going to the same place year in, year out, and I was getting a little bored of it all to be honest. I picked it up naturally and really didn’t feel as though I’d really advanced for at least two or three years. I had been to different destinations once or twice but they still left me cold after the first couple of days had passed and with it the novelty.

So I decided that this year I was going to have to make a drastic change. I made a few enquiries and found out where the best place was to learn ski jumping. No more downhill slalom for me, I was ready to fly! If Eddie the Eagle could do it, there was no way that I couldn’t.

My research led me to book some flight…

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