Sam Masters The Story of NZ Freeskiing Book
How did a snow-sports backwater spawn some of the
best skiers in the world?
This is the story of a new type of skiing that launched
wave after wave of ripping Kiwi skiers onto the global
stage. In the resulting carnage it was often the New
Zealanders who were left standing on the podium;
leaving in their wake tongue-tied commentators, roaring
spectators and the lifeless husks of their adversaries.
We’ve captured, condensed and committed New
Zealand’s best ski photography to the page in a visual
history of a sport whose playing fields create their own
weather. You’ll find all the characters, mountains,
technology, style and soul spread lavishly across 176
pages of full colour, hardcover-wrapped alpine