Some ski trips stay with you forever. I am reminded of my time in Portillo every time the weather changes and my knee starts to ache – yep, broke my leg on the Portillo slopes but not before having one of the best weeks of my skiing life.
With all the new snow hitting the Andes right now and a week with regular Portillo skier, Nick Hill, at Hotham Alpine Resort I find myself reminiscing.
Here’s a little piece I wrote back in 2009 on the Skiing With The Superstars camp with the late and great Shane McConkey, Mike Douglas, Chris Davenport, Wendy Fisher and Chris Anthony.
You can read it here.