NSP Subaru Ambassadors

The Seasonal Life

By |2020-02-19T23:08:24+00:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: NSP Subaru Ambassadors|

By Andrew Hennigh, @desolationphoto BLM Ranger Boat The seasonal life. It's been 13 years for me of bouncing between desert rivers and snowy mountain towns. The seasonal life is not good for quelling financial woes. The seasonal life does not necessarily facilitate healthy relationships. The seasonal life isn't easy, it breeds anxiety. With [...]

The Perfect Race

By |2019-12-27T18:11:09+00:00December 27th, 2019|Categories: NSP Subaru Ambassadors|

By Christine Wodke, NSP-Subaru Ambassador, @run4cmt As physically challenged athlete I know what it’s like to run a perfect race. They don’t happen often, but I had one at the Age Group National Sprint Triathlon in Milwaukee on a warm August day in 2012. It wasn’t because I was fast --because I’m not -- or [...]

NSP & Subaru; 25 Years of Partnership

By |2019-11-05T19:10:21+00:00November 5th, 2019|Categories: NSP Subaru Ambassadors|

This upcoming year marks 25 years of partnership for Subaru of America and the National Ski Patrol. Together we share the core values of safety, service, and embracing being outside. Through this partnership, Subaru has generously provided NSP with several branded cars for NSP patrollers and leaders around the country. Today’s NSP Subaru Ambassadors are [...]

Wilderness, Skiing, & Fire

By |2019-10-02T16:41:58+00:00October 2nd, 2019|Categories: NSP Subaru Ambassadors|

By Nick Harper-Johnston, NSP-Subaru Ambassador What's something that the vast majority of Western ski areas have in common? That YOU, the skier, own the actual land you are skiing on. It's no secret that the US Forest Service and skiing have always gone hand in hand, and that the folks attracted to the woods like [...]

Land of the Midnight Sun

By |2019-11-05T18:50:38+00:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: NSP Subaru Ambassadors|

By Cody Burns, NSP-Subaru Ambassador Life as a patroller during the summer months in Alaska is as unique as the wildlife, weather, and daylight. In the land of the midnight sun, there is a seemingly endless amount of time for fun and recreational activities. We started our summer program here at Alyeska Resort eight years [...]

Family

By |2019-07-29T15:14:16+00:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: NSP Subaru Ambassadors|

By Sarah Chapelle, NSP-Subaru Ambassador Family. We are all born into one, but we also acquire many more throughout life. Whether a church family, work family, or sports family, each makes us feel whole in different ways. The National Ski Patrol family is no exception. Two  years ago, my husband and I packed our bags [...]

Bring on the PARADE

By |2019-07-05T17:41:32+00:00June 17th, 2019|Categories: NSP Subaru Ambassadors|

By Jay Zedak, NSP-Subaru Ambassador and NSP Board Member Every Memorial Day for many years, I have attended the parade in Hudson, Ohio (population 25,000). When I was a child, I decorated and rode my bike (banana seat of course). As an adult, I proudly drove the fire engine or heavy rescue truck as a [...]