5 Horribly Classic Winter Movies with Epic Snow Sports Moments

As we approach the marathon of holiday movie reruns, Rankin/Bass stop-motion classics, and the "it-never-gets-old " Chevy Chase Christmas vacation, why not call out a few great athletic winter sports gems hidden in these movies - watching a few of these clips will make your killer runs, epic carves, and brilliant wipe-outs even better.

An Arm for Snowball Fights That Only an Elf Could Master (or Will Farrell)


Michael and Buddy have a snowball fight with threatening kids. From the Warner Bros. film - "Elf"


Chevy Chase Breaks the Land-Speed Record on a Disc Sled


National Lampoons Christmas Vacation scene where Chevy Chase sleds down a hill at hyper speed.




A really brilliant and stupid ski scene from dumb and dumber


Yukon Cornelius Gets Mushed By His Dogs


"I'm off to get my life sustaining supplies... Corn Meal and Gunpowder and Ham Hocks and Guitar Strings"


Happy Holidaze and Enjoy the Slopes!



Kevin R Foote

marketing exec | digital evangelist | trend spotter | outdoor enthusiast | x-Google Kevin Foote is an independent advisor and interim executive for private equity & venture capital firms, investors and their portfolio companies. His focus – rapid growth and capital optimization through the transformation of marketing and sales in the face of digital adoption and the changing customer-corporation dynamic. He and his clients expect rapid execution and results. Kevin's career in marketing, advertising, and strategic planning have nurtured his passion for understanding basic human truths and how individuals' beliefs, perceptions, and preferences are formed. He is focused on forging deep relationships and creating partnerships to unlock big ideas and activate brands through the innovative use of digital marketing and technologies. His blog, The Blurred, explores the overlap of our digital and physical lives. In his recent role at Google, Kevin had the privilege of working closely with the leadership of the world's leading creative and media agencies as a digital marketing evangelist. Prior, Kevin served as the Managing Director of Marketing at United Airlines Mileage Plus, the worlds largest frequent flyer program. However, his roots are deep in the digital domain, having worked at several agencies, including Leo Burnett and Digitas, for over a decade. At Digitas, Kevin was the Group Director of Strategy in the Midwest and Global Account Director on major accounts. He has had the privilege of working with great brands including Crate&Barrell, Purina, Energizer, Whirlpool, KitchenAid, P&G, and Microsoft. His career began in strategy consulting, working at both Braxton Associates (Deloitte Consulting) and Parthenon Group. He received his MBA from Kellogg and holds undergraduate degrees from MIT.