When I invented the philosophy of Freeride

When I invented the philosophy of Freeride

Benefited from the location that surrounded the Walser village of Alagna and the fact of being born in a wonderful place embraced by the purest nature, leaving home to go to school in winter meant to put skis, traveling companions of my childhood. At the age of 14 I served as volunteer rescue on the slopes in the “mythical” Balma track, which route was prepared by a team of ski-bats from upstream to downstream. A difficult track for a few bounded by stakes where it was forbidden to leave the track. In 1970 I became a ski instructor and it was there that a special event took place that made […]