Time After Time
pop quiz: Sindy or Cyndi, both had big hair in the 80s
Every year there is something new in ski gear and technology – from carver to rocker, longer, shorter, fatter, thinner, and other new gear to add to the ‘I want’ list.
In simpler times skiers, simply strapped a couple of planks of wood to their feet and launched themselves off the mountain. However, if this evidence of a group of skiers, spotted in Ski Circus ski resort in Austria, is anything to go by, it wasn’t the easiest of sports back then.
Looking like they were out for a stroll in their Sunday best, hurtling down the mountain, uncontrollably at speed was quite a sight.
Comparing these gents with the dudes on the freestyle scene and you can see how far the sport has come - or has it?
Equipment; yes definitely. Clothing; I’m not so sure!
pop trivia: From her caravan in 1984, a time of really big hair, Cyndi Lauper belts out Time after Time.