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Re: Mom...

January 07, 2019 08:35AM
An interesting conversation here. My son and his son are going through some tough times as it relates to my grandson's ski racing. He's now -at 14-competing against kids that are in ski academies across the western U.S. and many will likely end up on the U.S. Ski team (some in the higher age group already are). So no longer is my grandson on the podium like he was in the Tahoe circuit. So he gets discouraged. His dad after two surgeries in a battle to get over his melanoma to his lips is undergoing infusion therapy. He works all week, then is still a ski instructor in Tahoe, and then accompanies his son to all the races-usually at Mammoth. His wife-my daughter in law-is pushing both of them to give up ski racing because of all the travel, etc. She stays back home for most of the events and gets tired of being left alone. So there is plenty of discussion around their household on this subject. We try and stay out of it because it truly is a family issue. I just know that if my grandson gave up ski racing it would remove something in his life that has been so worthwhile for a long time. It also would impact my son notwithstanding his medical issues. So there's trouble-right here in River City. Life is never an easy path-is it?

  He got an offer, Greg.. Div II...

JamesJM101January 04, 2019 06:44PM

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Deadpool34January 04, 2019 07:03PM

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21Dog35January 04, 2019 08:16PM

  Re: He got an offer, Greg.. Div II...

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JamesJM39January 04, 2019 08:57PM

  Re: He got an offer, Greg.. Div II...

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JamesJM19January 06, 2019 01:25PM

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JamesJM18January 06, 2019 03:41PM

  exciting times for Mason

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  Re: GOOD GRIEF but the politics in playing football...

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JamesJM20January 06, 2019 11:18PM

  Re: Mom...

waterfield17January 07, 2019 08:35AM

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sstrams16January 06, 2019 04:34PM

  Thanks, Steve... as you can easily see....

JamesJM13January 06, 2019 04:53PM

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sstrams15January 06, 2019 05:17PM

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sstrams19January 06, 2019 05:30PM

  Man that's a TOUGH one....

JamesJM15January 06, 2019 05:40PM

  Well, I'll tell ya, Jimmy..

sstrams16January 07, 2019 03:19AM

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JamesJM13January 07, 2019 04:25AM

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sstrams14January 07, 2019 04:42AM

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JamesJM13January 07, 2019 05:01AM

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sstrams12January 07, 2019 05:25AM

  Two offers now in, and we're going through a living hell....

JamesJM23January 09, 2019 05:05PM

  This is stressful.. might be headed to Cleveland this Sunday

JamesJM20January 09, 2019 07:18PM