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Rekindling a Passion for the Slopes
Adaptive Sports Program Reaches Capacity
Lisa Bentz Paddleboard interview with CBC
As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others."
- Marianne Williamson

Skiing 2016 Season

This year we have received amazing snow at Sun Peaks. Fresh powder week after week. It’s hard to take a day off. This season I am working with Neil Connors as my instructor. I am guided again by Veronica Connors and tail gunner Lana Degaust. This consistency has allowed me to focus on my lessons right out of the gate. There is no settling-in period to learn a new guide’s voice intonations, develop a shared language communication and trust or get used to a new tail gunner’s style. I would not have thought about the absolute value of this consistent approach until I experienced it. Well, now to instructor Neil. He is a gifted observer and teacher. My tips to date are * smile and have fun, * keep wrists open, this relaxes my entire body and stance, * use ankle and knee joints for … Read Full Blog Post . . . about Skiing 2016 Season

Disabled Games’ Golden Girl

17-year-old Lisa Bentz won three gold medals for swimming at the Canadian Games for the Handicapped sightless. How did I get to the podium?