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.



Andrew McDonald  Andrew McDonald
25, 176cm/90kg
Background: Andy was the 2001 Australian junior slalom champion and skied for the nation in 2002 and 2003. He works as a ski-tech and at Thredbo likes the steeps and the deeps (eg the Bluff).
Preferred style: Flat stick/full throttle in steep, deep powder.
Top tip: Slow down at slow signs (ski patrol told me to say that).

 

 

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.