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.



Rod Baillie  Rod Baillie
34, 183cm/85kg
Background: Works as an instructor at Perisher in winter and works in the building game around Jindabyne during summer. Thredbo favourites are the Bluff on a fresh or wind-blown powder day and World Cup for early morning groomers.
Preferred style: All mountain off-piste; Australian backcountry.
Top tip: Wag work, go skiing.

 

 

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.