Alpine Team Coach Rogan Wants to Know, ‘What Are You Doing to Improve?’
Recently, on the PSIA-AASI Community Forum, under a post titled, “As one season ends and another begins,” PSIA Alpine Team Coach Michael Rogan wrote, “Portillo is about to start our last day of the season. I think back to arriving here four months ag...
Fall Workshop @Copper Mtn. Kicks Off the Season + Think Tank for Professional Instruction
PSIA-AASI's Fall Workshop held in Copper Mountain, Colo., Oct. 28 to Nov. 2, serves as the launching platform that kicks off the winter’s entire 2016-17 ski and snowboard season. Its THE snow educational symposium when the new 2016-20 PSIA-AASI Team meets to identify and clarify effective teaching techniques.
Member Spotlight: Rocky Mountain Division's Kevin Eddy
Welcome to the Member Spotlight, an online feature on TheSnowPros.org that gives well-deserved shine to some of the incredibly skillful and devoted ski and snowboard instructors who make up PSIA-AASI. Whether instruction is a full-time career or a part-time pursuit balanced with other endeavors, PSIA-AASI members have valuable insights to share gleaned from their experiences on snow.
Supplier Spotlight: New Völkl, Dalbello + Marker Gear for Snow Pros
Fall officially starts tomorrow! And several ski areas in Colorado and Canada have already seen their first dusting of snow. With pro forms beginning to be activated on the brand-new TheSnowPros.org website, it means you can officially start getting your gear together for the coming winter.
Meet the 2016-20 PSIA-AASI Team: Big Sky Ski Instructor Brenna Kelleher
Born and raised in Montana, I grew up in a canyon next to a river. My sister, brother, and I rode horses, whitewater kayaked and skied all the time. We would go on family adventure in the mountains. There was no Disneyland or world trips, if we were going somewhere, it was to a forest service cabin in the mountains in the summer, hunting in the fall, kayaking in the spring, or skiing in the winter.
Meet the 2016-20 PSIA-AASI Team: Breckenridge Snowboard Instructor Brennan Metzler
After a grueling four-day competition and selection process held April 17 – April 21 at Breckenridge, Colorado, the Professional Ski Instructors of America and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors (PSIA-AASI) announced the names of the PSIA-AASI members selected from 81 total candidates to serve on the 2016-20 PSIA-AASI team.