Category Archives: Ski Fitness

Welcome to my Journey of Running with Eric Orton – A Story of an Unruly Athlete and Reluctant Competitor

I’ve called Jackson Hole home for over 10 years now.  I moved to the Tetons out of an obsession with skiing, and ended up staying year round because of what you might call a “single track mind”.   Over the years, when the trails weren’t covered in snow, I would spend as much time as I […]

Introducing The Grand Adventure Girls!

“Love where you live” is a commonly heard saying when you live in Jackson Hole. Our everyday routines are surrounded by majestic peaks, roaming wildlife, alpine lakes, and hidden trails. Traffic jams are usually caused by migrating bison herds. Sunsets illuminate 360 degree views of mountain silhouettes. Even the crummiest weather introduces another version of […]

Freeride World Tour Dispatch: Fieberbrunn Austria

post by Hadley Hammer The Freeride World Tour has been plagued yet again with poor snow conditions this year. And while it’s been difficult finding stable venues that are not littered with rocks, we have lucked out with amazing freeskiing. Photo: Garret Altmann enjoying Austria I arrived to Austria after Chamonix with a group of […]

Resolutions to be a better skier? 11 Exercises to Boost Your Ski Fitness

If you’ve ever been to Jackson, then you know this place is chocked full of strong men and women.  We spend as much time as possible focusing on our bodies so that we can do the sports and activities we love so much.  We all know we need exercise, but spending at least 1 hour […]

Hadley Hammer | Ski Fitness with a JHMR Athlete

JHMR athlete Hadley Hammer is a top-level competitive freeskier and will be competing on the Freeride World Tour this season. In preparation for the tour, Hadley has been training hard with the Mountain Athlete gym in Jackson Hole. Check in with Hadley as she offers up a couple of go-to exercises to get your ski […]