Oregonian since 1978, Chris has been Nordic skiing for over 45 years. He raced during college, and was a Nordic ski instructor during medical school. He served on the board of the Oregon Nordic Club, Teacup Lake chapter, where he helped raise the funds to build the Ray Garey Cabin. Chris has skied in a wide variety of places, including the Sierras, the Cascades, the Blue Mountains, the northern Rockies, and Norway. You can find him gardening, hiking, or Nordic skiing.