As an avid skier and winter snow sports enthusiast since his pre-school days, Peter now spends his time as a volunteer instructor for the Vancouver Island Society for Adaptive Snowspots (VISAS). He feels blessed to call the Comox Valley home, while also spending a fair amount of time in other parts of Canada running his theatre company, playsthatwork. Peter was once a Chartered Accountant, but today calls himself a simulation actor, animating the stories of business with client staff who are actively learning to lead, collaborate, negotiate, coach, and perform many other leadership skills. The work of VISAS balances out his “day job” perfectly.
I can safely say that mountain snow sports are for pretty much everyone. Think about it. With downhill skiing and snowboarding, gravity is doing most of the work. Snowboarders and […]
Words by Peter Gardiner-HardingPhotos by Chris Baikie