2014 in numbers

Fall-Line’s year in numbers:

  • 18,000 metres skinned (mainly backcountry editor Martin)
  • 4732 new Facebook “likes” (Thank you all!)
  • 820 pages painstakingly edited
  • 337 ski days
  • 263 shares of this hair-raising post
  • 159 skis tested
  • 153 sidecountry hikes
  • 80 boots reviewed
  • 64 resorts skied
  • 61 powder days (woohoo!!!)
  • 27 articles delivered late (hello Dickie…)
  • 23 mega-competitions and give-aways (well done to all our winners)
  • 21 nights attempting to sleep in huts (must remember ear plugs next time)
  • 16 athletes tracked down in unlikely spots and interviewed
  • 13 x Alpine Summits
  • 11 transceiver batteries used
  • 9 “Thank god I’m wearing a helmet” moments
  • 8 days’ night skiing
  • 7 magazines sent to the printers
  • 5 touring packs
  • 5 meat fondue sessions
  • 4 last-minute cover changes
  • 3 pairs of gloves left on gondolas / in restaurants / on sides of pistes
  • 2 skin of the teeth navigation episodes in total whiteout
  • 2 engagements
  • 1 torn MCL
  • 1 very delayed
  • 1 marriage
  • 1 new baby boy (Congrats Nicky & Chrigl!)

Here’s hoping for a just as brilliant 2015!

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