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.



Andy Hearne  Andy Hearne
38, 174cm/80kg
Background: Hitman Hearne was an early 1990s Snowy Mountains rat packer, then ski bum, then ski-tech and is now driving a hammer. Likes the Bluff and the Golf Course at Thredbo.
Preferred style: Varied terrain for fast, smooth riding.
Top tip: Keep breathing and smile.

 

 

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.