Bored of heliskiing? Convinced catskiing is a cop-out? Try yak skiing. Remote Lands, a high-end travel outfitter in Asia, takes clients via yak into the hills around the Manali ski resort in India, where they’re set up in “luxury tents” for the night.
A new oral spray can now keep your pre-drop-in fears at bay.
Next time you’re quivering above the Poubelle Couloir, keep in mind that fear is just a neurochemical overload in your brain. Then open wide for a squirt of Oxytocin Accelerator, an oral spray recently introduced in the U.S. by HBC Protocols.
Scientists in Zurich found that oxytocin—a hormone released during stress and sex—reduces activity in your brain’s fear center. Thus, HBC figures, more oxytocin equals less fear—and therefore bigger air and steeper chutes.
We asked you to identify the above resort in SKI Magazine's January 2009 issue for a chance to win his-and-her CW-X base layer systems. Think you answered correctly? Still have no idea? Well, here's the answer:
Congratulations to the winner! We hope you enjoy your free base layers from CW-X.