Listening to “La vie en Rose” by Edith Piaf distracts me whilst writing this introduction. On the one hand, it’s really tricky to listen to the lyrics and to write at the same time, and on the other hand those same lyrics inspire me to write about this topic.
Freeskiing events are not only about the performance but also about emotion; it’s pretty much the best part of an event. When smiles and tears come together, making what happened so much deeper than the tricks that preceded.
Here’s a tribute to all of those moments. I gathered some of my best emotional shots from the past two years covering events for Downdays. Life is beautiful, let’s enjoy it.