Inspired by patriotism, SKI Magazine dares to dream of what the U.S. Ski Team could achieve in the 2002 Salt Lake Olympics. The heck with Ski Team chief Bill Marolt's bold 10-medal pledge. Here's how the U.S. could reel in 15 medals.
A World Cup waxmaster helps you keep your boards clean and mean.
Snow may appear soft and pristine, but you wouldn’t know it by studying the bottoms of your skis after a day on the slopes. Take a good look: Jagged snow crystals have made thousands of tiny scratches—each one filled to the rim with grit. And grit slows you down.