We were up in the slopes on Vassilitsa Mountain but the weather was foggy. Usually in a misty day laziness gets to us. Though, there was so much snow so excitement got into our minds. Through the heavy clouds, in the woods, we spotted a nice landing and started digging a kicker hoping the weather would eventually clear. Finally timing was good. By the time we finished building there was blue sky and a ray of light. E
This was a good start for last season. It was the first snowfall in my home mountain. We hiked, we rode down and we built a little one. October – November 2011, Mount Parnassus, Elevation 2457. Peace, G Photos: Maria Boucaouri Top – G.O. – Dropping In Taking a breath before the major hike The way up G.O. Maria Boucaouri and Ollie Dimitris Liossis and Patrik
It was an everyday hike when we passed by and spotted a huge gap. Dimitris Liossis was saying we should start building it and I wasn’t sure about it so we kept going. A week later we went back to double check it. I was so confused that it took me very long to make a decision. After 40 minutes of thinking, Dimitris asked: “Hey George, should we build it or should we leave?” It was a moment of a million thoughts and a
A common tell but it’s different when you live it. This is how it started when I first came back home from Tahoe. One month wasn’t enough so I decided to move there for the season of ’10. A 4 month trip that changed completely my riding level.
Returning from the BEO, I found myself back in my home mountain, Parnassus, along with a few friends. After a day of riding we realized that the season was not what we had expected so we came up with a new plan. Eugene was about to go study in the U.S. and we decided to go along with him snowboarding for a whole month. The tickets were booked just a few days later and the plan was to be in Lake Tahoe beginning of Ma