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Funny how long its’ been

Posted on: March 1st, 2016 by simon | Leave a comment

It’s funny how long it’s been since I updated here. It’s been like a rollercoaster ever since. This summer I changed my way of living pretty drastically. I started walking with prosthetics and guess what? It helped me a lot in my skiing as well … Read more

Walking with prosthesis outside!

Posted on: May 26th, 2015 by simon | Leave a comment

I was walking outside yesterday for the first time! I even managed to walk uphill. What a feeling! I have to admit that it´s really hard though, like a training session. My goal is to get a pair of Genium X3 by Otto Bock but … Read more

Competition a success!

Posted on: November 23rd, 2014 by simon | Leave a comment

Where should I start? I had one goal this season and that was to qualify to the Europa cup once more in both slalom and giant slalom. I didn’t really know what to expect from this competition but I knew that I had been hard … Read more

Saas-Fee: Photobomb

Posted on: October 19th, 2014 by simon | Leave a comment

Better late than never! With the release of my new movie yesterday I found it to be good that I actually wrote a post about my latest skiing journey to Saas-Fee in Switzerland! It has been a huge trouble finding places to ski at but … Read more

The Alaska experience

Posted on: October 18th, 2014 by simon | Leave a comment

So it has come to this! I’m releasing my new ski movie. It’s from when I skied an extreme downhill race called Arctic man in Alaska. During the race you ski down from one mountain to later get towed after a snowmobile up another mountain … Read more

Vimeo!

Posted on: October 11th, 2014 by simon | Leave a comment

I’ve started using this service called Vimeo where I will upload my daily footage which means I will not upload my feature films there. Talking about feature films I have a new one coming up in about a month. It’s about my alaska experience and … Read more