Articles by: seniorsskiing

WOB clowning around at Alta circa 1970.
Credit: WildOldBunch.com

Buddy Up: Senior Ski Clubs Have More Fun

Alan Engen Recounts How Alta’s Wild Old Bunch has been meeting on the mountain since 1969. With the baby boomers now reaching retirement age, there is a growing population of senior age skiers on the slopes, some of whom are even active in competitive skiing activities. As a result, senior ski programs are becoming a significant part of many ski[Read More…]

by August 8, 2014 4 comments Home Top Box 1, West
Senior Skier’s Skin Game: Five Protective Tips

Senior Skier’s Skin Game: Five Protective Tips

While a great mid-winter day on the slopes may nourish the soul, it can do the opposite for aging skin. It’s common knowledge that our skin changes with age. It becomes thinner, loses fat, loses sweat and oil glands, and generally takes longer to heal than it did in younger days. Fortunately, with a little extra effort, skin can be[Read More…]

by June 4, 2014 0 comments Health, MedTech
Why Seniors Still Ski

Why Seniors Still Ski

A celebration of senior skiers, including American deep powder legend, Junior Bounous describing his descent of Snowbird’s Pipeline when he was 80 years young (he’s about to turn 89).

by March 14, 2014 1 comment Features, Other News
Snowbird’s Pipeline Conquered By Junior Bounous at 80  (Taken March 8, 2014)

Snowbird’s Pipeline Conquered By Junior Bounous at 80 (Taken March 8, 2014)

Snowbird’s Pipeline (the top to bottom ravine in center of picture) : One of North America’s toughest ski routes, descends from Twin peaks above Snowbird. First skied by Junior Bounous in the early 70s. He skied it again during his 80th year. Junior is an inspiration to senior skiers everywhere. &nbsp

by March 14, 2014 1 comment Destinations, Features, Ski Heroes, West
Ski Boots for Seniors: The Apex Innovation

Ski Boots for Seniors: The Apex Innovation

Hey there, Senior Skier:  Time for a moment of honest reflection.  While ski boots have come a long, long way from the old days, comfort-wise, they still suck, right? But, what if ski boots didn’t hurt after three hours of riding hard pack?  What if you could walk around the lodge or to your car in comfort, without the cadence[Read More…]

by March 4, 2014 17 comments Boots, Gear
Free Or Big Bargain Skiing For Seniors

Free Or Big Bargain Skiing For Seniors

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A LISTING OF RESORTS WHERE SENIORS CAN SKI FREE OR FOR BIG BARGAIN DISCOUNTS

by December 18, 2000 6 comments Subscriber-Only Content
Boots For Seniors Recommendations

Boots For Seniors Recommendations

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD 2018 BOOTS FOR SENIORS CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD 2017-18 BOOTS FOR SENIORS RECOMMENDATIONS  

by December 16, 2000 5 comments Subscriber-Only Content
Skis For Seniors Recommendations

Skis For Seniors Recommendations

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by December 6, 2000 9 comments Subscriber-Only Content
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by December 6, 2000 10 comments Subscriber-Only Content
Free One Year Subscription To Skiing History Magazine

Free One Year Subscription To Skiing History Magazine

CLICK HERE FOR YOUR FREE SUBSCRIPTION TO SKIING HISTORY MAGAZINE For your free subscription, CLICK HERE, scroll to Digital Membership, select 1 Year-Digital Only, add to cart, enter coupon code SENIORSKI17, checkout, then set up your account. P.S. Once you’ve subscribed, you’ll have access to the archives to 2009.

by December 6, 2000 0 comments Subscriber-Only Content
Historic Ski Poster eBook Collection

Historic Ski Poster eBook Collection

  Free eBook Collection Of Historic Ski Posters   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD HISTORIC SKI POSTER COLLECTION    

by December 6, 2000 0 comments Subscriber-Only Content
Ski Younger Now

Ski Younger Now

Low Torque, Low Impact Ski Tips Every Senior Skier Needs To Know.   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD SKI YOUNGER NOW

by January 9, 2000 1 comment Subscriber-Only Content

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