Is John Clendenin The Best Ski Instructor in the US?
By Everett Potter
It’s a bluebird day on top of Aspen Mountain and a handsome, tanned and fit 60-something named John Clendenin, the founder of the Clendenin Method Camps , is saying “You’re going to ski on a level you’ve never skied before. All conditions, all terrain, no problem.”
A dozen acolytes, all “good” skiers by many measures, are listening and nodding. Many are veterans of his three day clinics, which have become legendary in the ski world. The author of the Clendenin Ski Method and director of the Clendenin Ski Method camps, Clendenin’s three-day program is designed to teach skiers of all ability levels how to ski moguls and off-piste conditions … continue reading