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aprés-ski

the social activities that take place in the evening at hotels and restaurants in towns where people go to ski If it's aprés-ski you're after, this town with its hundred or so bars is the resort for you. Bars and dancing are among the aprés-ski activities for the adults.
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No one knows skis better than Marc Girardelli, and his testament to the quality of our skis validates and enhances our efforts," said Robert Siegel, Principal, Bomber Ski.
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