Perspective Archive - February, 2002

Wednesday, February 6 Gord's Ski Newsletter - Vol.4, No.5 - By: Gord Jewett
The last week has been action packed! I have flown for 9.5 hours, driven for 18 hours, been in 6 countries and raced twice. This has all added up and the last few days have been among the most tired of my life. At times like this I have to be very cautious not to get sick, so I am making sure I have a nap every day and sleep at least 9 hours at night. Despite this heavy sleeping plan... [
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Sunday, February 3 Gord's Ski Newsletter, Vol.4, No.4: Swiss Racing - By: Gord Jewett
The 2001-2002 racing season has definitely had it's ups and downs so far, with most of the downs being a result of not having any snow. Our first blow came in December, when five continental cup races were cancelled in Thunder Bay and Telemark, WI because eastern Canada had barely seen a flake of snow. Canmore finally got a big snowfall... [
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Sunday, February 3 European OPA Tour Report - By: Dan Roycroft
Our trip began with a flight from Calgary to Frankfurt. It was 9.5hrs but felt quite short. It was nice flying over Greenland, looking down over the barren expanse lit only by the full moon and by the little clusters of light coming from isolated communities. We were supposed to sleep as much as we could but with my seat failing to recline and then having to find a spot on the floor between rows of seats, I was lucky to get 2 hrs of actual sleep... [
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