Monthly Archives: January 2011

A flight with Quinner

By Rob McCormick My birthday blessings continued yesterday. My friend Grant arranged for a flight with Kevin Quinn in his 1953 Cessna 180. This aircraft can fly and land just about anywhere. What a treat to be able to scout … Continue reading

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Product Review – Syma Metal Series RC Mini Helicopter (Model S107)

By Rob McCormick The bad news is I turned 41 this month. The good news is that I am still alive, I have an awesome family, and for my birthday they gave me the coolest toy ever…a metal series miniature … Continue reading

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Junuary Continues

This January hasn’t been the best month for skiing. But it hasn’t been the worst either. Still been some nice corn on south facing aspects at the right time of day. Sunny skies and balmy temps are expected for the … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Get G.N.A.R.

If you live in North Lake Tahoe and are not yet familiar with the game of GNAR you must be living in a vacuum. The acronym G.N.A.R. stands for Gaffney’s Numerical Assessment of Radness and provides a sound method for … Continue reading

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SBDC Receives Nod for Top Ski Blogs

Skiing-Blog.com made the Sports Management Colleges list of 50 sensational ski blogs. Following the top 5 ski blogs, SBDC was ranked number 4 on the “Best of the Rest” list. Real Deep Snow (see preferred links) out of Truckee also … Continue reading

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Rubicon Radness

Did a nice tour on the West Shore this Sunday. Dead calm wind, slightly foggy, snow conditions slightly awesome. Skiers: Robb Gaffney and Rob McCormick

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