Skier Lynsey Dyer

"The more skiing becomes a job, the less you get to ski for fun."

"I used to feel like I had to prove myself all the time. It was kind of like 'hold my beer. Watch this.'"

Lynsey Dyer
(Jimmy Chin)


"It's always good to stomp those giant airs, but the skiing part has become underappreciated."

Lynsey Dyer
(Angel Rodri)


"A lot of the time, just getting to the cliff is the burliest part of the line, the part that shows whether you're a legit skier."

(Jimmy Chin)


"When you watch somebody ski fluidly from top to bottom, that's what makes you want to go do it."

Lynsey Dyer
(Angel Rodri)


"Most of the big lines I've skied so far have been around Jackson."

Lynsey Dyer
(Jimmy Chin)


"But there's nothing like Alaska. I've put a lot of time in up there but still haven't gotten my dream opportunity."

Lynsey Dyer
(Angel Rodri)


"All the guys are champing to get up there. They have seniority and dictate what's going on—whether you get on a helicopter that's going to the best places."

Lynsey Dyer
(Jimmy Chin)


"I just want to keep putting my time in, so when I get the call I'm ready."

Lynsey Dyer
(Jimmy Chin)


"When women are given a chance, you'll be impressed."

Lynsey Dyer
(Jimmy Chin)

Filed To: Athletes / Women's

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