White powder vs. Tango Argentino

2009 February 21
by Simba

Powder Mountain Perspective from Ian Provo on Vimeo.


(could be pro or con, depending…):

  • Balance
  • Rhythm
  • Dissociation
  • Improvisation
  • Flow
  • Max 12 min. rush
  • Addictive

Skiing pros

  • Fresh air
  • Beautiful mountains
  • Keeps you in shape

Skiing cons

  • Avalanches
  • Weather dependent
  • Cold, dress accordingly
  • Tough ascents
  • Heavy on the knees
  • Practical clothing
  • (Almost) no women
  • Rarely champagne
  • Doesn’t thrill me half as much as…

Tango pros:

  • …dancing cheek to cheek
  • Beautiful women
  • Beautiful music
  • Champagne
  • Stylish clothing
  • Shoes
  • All you need is a floor, a good partner and good music

Tango cons:

  • Warm, can’t dress accordingly
  • Good music and good partner not always available
  • Never enough?
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