Ski Tests Test Team

The profiles give you an insight into the skiers for two reasons. One is entertainment, but the more important one is for you to get a better angle on the ski tests – pick the skiers that ski most like you and put more weight on their responses.



Jim Darby  Jim Darby
50, 178cm/78kg
Hotham favourites: The big circuit – out to Spargos, hit the trees and the groomed and make the return to Heavenly.
Preferred style: Powder, cruising, trees.
Top tip: If there’s snow on the ground and the lifts are running, everything else is a bonus.

 

 

jim darby/the snow biz
There's a lot to like about ski lifts, and the people who make them.

arnie wilson/from the alps
Life is full of ironies. The Alps got the snow and Russia got the Olympics.

go flip/flip byrnes
Meet the fashion victims; a whole winter world of them.


There's a lot to like about ski lifts, and the people who make them.

Life is full of ironies. The Alps got the snow and Russia got the Olympics.

Meet the fashion victims; a whole winter world of them.