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Ep. 35 David Scheefer | Skiing Pioneer

He was also one of the early pioneers of backcountry skiing in the area.¬† At the time, the gear consisted of leather boots and skinny skis, though he wasn’t introduced to the telemark turn until later in his ski career.¬†Speaking of telemark skiing, he won the Al Johnson telemark race, and also started the costume craze by wearing a mailman outfit one year