Ron Poches, 81, completed successfully skiing 500,000 vertical feet for the 2016-2017 season today at Bogus Basin in Boise, Idaho. Ron, who has been skiing for 40 years, said " Skiing has been one of the most important aspects of my life the last 40 years. I don't know if I will make it to 90, but every day is a gift from God. I am going to make the most of every day I can." Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com
Ron Poches, 81, completed successfully skiing 500,000 vertical feet for the 2016-2017 season today at Bogus Basin in Boise, Idaho. Ron, who has been skiing for 40 years, said " Skiing has been one of the most important aspects of my life the last 40 years. I don't know if I will make it to 90, but every day is a gift from God. I am going to make the most of every day I can." Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com
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April 11, 2017 9:20 PM

81-year-old Boisean reaches goal of skiing 500,000 vertical feet in one season

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