Tag: telemark

Crazy racing

Pictured is a bizarre racing track that has since been demolished in Méribel, which I snapped from my view on a chairlift on Sunday. It was part of the World Cup race for telemarkers, which involved the usual flag poles

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ESF outfits anyone?

Hooray! After months of no action on the St Jean de Sixt roundabout, we finally have some mannequin action! They used to change so regularly, but I think this is the first time this winter that they’ve come out. Where

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La Guêpe Ride

La Guêpe Ride is an annual event held in La Clusaz which sounds a lot like Gay Pride to French people. Apparently, this is another one of their plays on words, but nobody really understands why, since the event is

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Carnival – La Clusaz style

Every year, the French get dressed up on Shrove Tuesday and hold local carnivals and eat pancakes. La Clusaz is no exception. With a parade held early enough for kids to watch, my friends and I witnessed lots of wasps

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Wendy Hollands writer in Annecy, France

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