Cross Country Ski

I can’t spend three hours on an elliptical machine, but I can cross country ski for three hours without feeling like a minute has gone by. Last weekend I went skiing with some friends. I am a newbie. I went for the first time two years ago and didn’t get to go at all last winter. So this was my third time skiing and my first time out in two years. I didn’t fall once, but I didn’t always stay on the path either.

I don’t seem to be very good at turning. And, it turns out, if you aren’t very good at turning and you are going down a hill that turns, you will wind up off the path. But as long as you can laugh at yourself it’s all okay. Having supportive friends helps too.

After three hours I was starting to get tired. I figured I was going to be really sore the next day. The first time I ever went cross country skiing my inner thighs were really sore. I loved it because […]

Cross Country Ski2017-09-12T19:31:58-04:00