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Skiers dream? Here is what it takes to make twists all 12 months spherical

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If only the ski season lasted forever. For Carl Zimmer it is.

Carl Zimmer is not your average skier. Unlike most of us, its ski turns aren’t limited by the seasons – unless you switch between life in both hemispheres.

Zimmer is a dark horse – he’s skiing every month of the year and has been for 32 years. Why? “That’s what I live for,” said Zimmer.

The short film “Turns All Year” follows Zimmer’s story as he adopted this lifestyle, tells the ups and downs of skiing all year round and only serves to provide all of the hardcore winter lovers with a lust for snow and inspiration.

Would you like to see what it feels like to ski all year round? Check out this movie.

The Road West Traveled is an adventure production company based in Boulder, Colorado. She released the full-length film in September 2020 but is not yet available online. Visit the company’s website for film screenings in your area.

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Mary Murphy

From Mary Murphy

Mary is based in GearJunkie’s Denver, CO office. Her outdoor interests range from climbing to landscape photography to pack paddleboarding. If she’s not writing, you can most likely find her on top of a fourteen or at a local bakery.

Topics: skiing, traveling, winter

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