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Dec 19 2012 / Chemmy Alcott

Why skiing can be an emotional roller coaster

Chemmy Alcott competing at Lake Louise December 2012 - Monarch Airlines' ski ambassador

When asked for my advice for future wannabe ski racers I always say perseverance – skiing is a roller-coaster of emotions – be prepared to take the highs with the lows. This is my mantra at the moment. I have never been more attached to the bottom of an emotional yo-yo string as the last few months. There have […]

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Dec 10 2012 / Chemmy Alcott

How I prepare for the slopes

Monarch ski brand ambassador Chemmy Alcott at Lake Louise 2012

So it’s finally December and it’s snowing in Europe, which means you ski fantatics will be counting down the days until you will be ripping turns on the white stuff. If you haven’t realised by now, sorry to burst your blissful ‘eat all you can eat, it’s Christmas’ bubble but you need to get in some sort of shape. […]

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