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England Schools Senior Race Squad Selection 2012 / 2013   Leave a comment

            Just had notification from my school that I have been selected to represent England Schools Senior Race Squad, off to Norway in February for training.   My team, Eltham A, won the U14 boys category at the recent finals in Norwich.  Two of my team mates, Richard Trew and Diaco […]

Posted October 25, 2012 by samski247 in General

Back Yard Jib   Leave a comment

              Here’s my very own Back Yard Jib, it’s truly awesome, just working on some more features, a massive thanks to Dad for sorting it all and Tony and Paul for building it, Mum for allowing the trees to be cut down, Polytan http://www.polytansportssurfaces.co.uk/ for supplying the matting and Carl […]

Posted October 25, 2012 by samski247 in General

Farmers Jam 2012 Norwich   Leave a comment

              got 1st in the U14s Big Air at the Farmers Jam in Norwich and 4th in slopestyle, a great weekend.  Here’s the podium shot for Big Air with Kyle Wood in 2nd and  Will Fennelly in 3rd

Posted October 25, 2012 by samski247 in General

Kumi Yama 2012   2 comments

  Click on the link below to See the Kumi Yama video http://www.zapiks.com/kumi-yama-2012-les-schtroump.html Had a fantastic time at the Kumi Yama 2012 event in Les Deux Alpes, got to ski with Kelly Sildaru all week (and with Henry her awesome brother). I teamed up with Madi Rowlands and we called ourselves Roast Beef! We did […]

Posted July 17, 2012 by samski247 in Video

First 720 in the bag   Leave a comment

Had a great day today, got up and it had snowed overnight, conditions looked rubbish but my Mum and i decided to head up glad we did because the park was awesome and i had it to myself almost. Decided to just ride the biggest kicker next to the drag, stomped 4 540’s so with […]

Posted January 28, 2012 by samski247 in General

Here’s looking at 4 months on the slopes   3 comments

Arrived in L2A on 27th December with 16 weeks skiing ahead of me, weird feeling. Can’t thank my school enough for giving me this opportunity, although it’s not all skiing I have got to fit some study in too. Joined my ESF Race Group had the standard “Roast Beef” chants but they seem to be […]

Posted January 12, 2012 by samski247 in General

Mini Brits freestyle 2011   Leave a comment

On 24th September i went to Castleford for the mini brits freestyle competition. I had to get up at 4:30AM registration was at 8:00AM. We were allowed on the ski slope at 9:00AM for practice on the rails and boxes. Our first rail run was at 9:00AM. I was the fourth one to go down […]

Posted September 26, 2011 by samski247 in Freestyle, General

Off to the England Schools National Finals again   Leave a comment

On Sunday 18th September Eltham College competed in the Southern Regional England Schools National Qualifers, we put in two teams an U12 and U14, the U12 team of Diaco Abrishami, Brett Morton, Ata Suleyman and Dillon Robertson did really well and came 2nd, the U14’s of Alessandro Codogno, Richard Trew, Yatin Tanna and me won […]

Posted September 22, 2011 by samski247 in General

Summer freestyle Park L2A   Leave a comment

Had a great time this summer in L2A as i was out there for 7 weeks!! Skied 2 weeks race training and then hit the snow park with MJ Rowlands for the next 5 weeks. Had a great time, learnt lots of new rails and boxes and managed to hit the second biggest kicker in […]

Posted September 13, 2011 by samski247 in Freestyle, General

LSERSA series champion 2011   1 comment

Last Saturday I travelled to Welwyn Garden city for the final race of the LSERSA series. There are 5 races in the series and for me to to win the series I had to win the last race as I was tied with another racer. I was out first in the running order and put […]

Posted September 13, 2011 by samski247 in General, Racing

Video Edit for School   Leave a comment

Here’s an edit I put together for school

Posted June 7, 2011 by samski247 in Video