Height:6' 0"
Weight:167 lbs
Shoe Size:US 14.00
Skier Type:Type III+ - Expert
Ski Frequency:50 - 99 days / year
My Skiing

Backcountry unless with friends or family who want to ski inbounds. Enjoy day trips from the road and longer cross-country skimo treks. Race skimo for fun, normally 2/3's back in a COSMIC class race. Goal for 2016-17: Succesfully coach my son to compete at ISMF World Cup.

My Gear

Skis: Dynafit Manaslu, 7Summits, Mustagh Ata, DyNA, Denali, ChoOyu, Trab Aera Gara, Mistico, Dynastar Race Carbon.
Bindings: Dynafit TLT Comfort, Speed Radical, Radical ST, Speed Superlight & 2.0, Low Tech Race.
Boots: Dynafit TLT-5 & TLT-6 P, ZZero, Scarpa Alien 1.0, Garmont MegaRide

Recent Posts

Mounted a pair of Dynafit Speed Superlites on these skis to ski with Scarpa Alien 1.0 boot. This ski rocks as a speed touring ski! I've skied all sorts of snow with them over the last couple of weeks. They have plenty of float for powder, an early rise tip that handles breakable crust as well as anything in my quiver (Kaestle TX107 the next best for crust I've skied), outstanding edge hold and stiffness for steep icy snow, very low swing weight for effortless hop turns, and a full-size edge for durabilit...
Jonathan, so I guess this is what you were using when you beat me on the Brundage Vertical?
I'm considering this pant or the Crazy Idea Half Blade. Which pant do you think is warmer, more wind proof, more water resistant? Will most often use the pant over a pair of PDG or Pierra Menta pants or race suit. Have any thoughts about how either pant would fit and function to help me choose?
Thanks. One more question....Are the thigh pockets big enough to easily accomodate an AIARE Field Book?
I used the PDG pant about 30 days this past season. It is my favorite rando pant after also using the older Dynafit Movement, and the Millet Pierra Menta. The EU L/US M fits my 32.5" waist well. In comparison, they are more wind resistent than both other models mentioned, and certainly more wind resistant than my race suit. They are durable, and have impressed me with their abrasion resistance when scrambling over rock. I find the mesh pocket low on the right thigh useful for my field book in the pit, ...

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