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Skiing with a Legend: Scot Schmidt at Mica Heli

by Izzy Lynch When I received an e-mail from one of Mica’s lead guides that read: “Scot Schmidt is in my group this week and we have an extra spot in the heli. Would you like to come up tomorrow?” there was no thinking twice. Meeting, let alone skiing with one of freeskiing’s pioneers is not an opportunity that comes up every day. I have always been inspired by the originators in the ski world. They pushed limits and rebelled against the boundaries of the sport, skied lines that have never been skied, and inspired a culture, a community and a lifestyle that we call freeskiing today. (And they did it all on long, skinny skis. That, my friends, is talent.)

SKI TV Episode at Mica Heli

Check out the latest episode of Ski TV that just dropped that features Claire Challen, Guiding Manager, Shane Kroeger and Marketing Manager, Izzy Lynch. The crew had a blast experiencing all that Mica has to offer in early April last year. Watch the episode that proclaims Mica Heli as "one of the ultimate ski destinations" and showcases the amazing powder skiing conditions that we offer from December right through April. Episode:

Mica Guides seeking support on The Road to the Trans Savoie Enduro Mountain Bike Race

At Mica we are proud of our staff and their pursuit of excellence both on and off skis. This year, Mica's Guiding Manager; Shane Kroeger, Lead Guide; Rich Marshall and former Chef; Julie Marshall have joined forces in the quest to bring their favourite off-season pursuit of enduro mountain biking to the next level. Together, they make the Derailed Enduro Mountain Bike Team. With years of competitive experience, athletic prowess and extreme mental determination, this crew is sure to be a force to be reckoned with on the enduro mountain bike scene this coming year. They aim to compete in the BC Enduro Series and Whistler Enduro World Series events, to prepare for their ultimate goal of riding in the highly acclaimed Trans Savoie Enduro race in France from August 23rd - 28th 2015. Click the blog title to read more and find out how you can support them in achieving their goals!