JF Lanvers

JF Lanvers

Born and raised in the Alps, skiing has always been my main focus in life. After moving to America in 1977, I’ve made Park City and Utah my home for the last 24 years. I didn’t make this choice randomly, I researched it thoroughly and without outside pressure. I’ve never regretted it.

Through my career, I’ve been very fortunate to be exposed to every facets of the snow industry; from “lifty” to ski instructor, racing director, ski equipment supplier, lodging as well as tour and travel provider.

Today I’m retired and my passion for skiing and for the mountains carries on. Skiing, running, mountain biking and hiking keep me busy and in shape all year round.

 

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  1. Thomas says:

    JF, what a pleasure it was to tour the BC with you. What is the web address of your personal blog? I would love to check it out. Thomas

  2. This is really a great opportunity to know about him though with these limited information only. But since we both love skiing, I admire him for being such an inspiration to many.

  3. […] we met up with Deer Valley blogger JF Lanvers and he asked me how I was doing. My answer was, “fantastic, we are skiing and looking legit!” […]

  4. Gary Braden says:

    Is the a picture of Big Stick (the single blue)? It looks very familiar from that (face plant) angle.

  5. traci says:

    Hi Gary,
    Are you referring to the header image of the corduroy? It was taken last season but couldn’t tell you the exact run.

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Steve KuehnTed Ligety....one of the greatest world class skiers on earth skiing at my favorite place on earth!! Thank you!! What great technique, balance, speed, carving and weight on downhill ski!!!😀😀😀❤️❤️❤️😀😀😀😀😀

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Steve KuehnI wish I could ski that well!! I am good and focus on the basics and technique, but I am nowhere near that good....Heaven on earth to me is skiing and / or teaching people to ski every day!!

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Lisa K SimpkinsNo wonder my favorite run was closed 2 weeks ago. He was going so fast I never saw him.

11 hours ago
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Patricia Wollerok, maybe he goes a little, just a little faster than I... one think is certain, that is one of my favorite runs!

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Laura Nolle SpurlinEmily Spurlin Abby Spurlin this is my favorite run "mountaineer" !!⛷

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Tom ThomasVery impressive, Patty must be proud.

21 hours ago
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Ted ForbesBill Mitchell I think you can take him

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Hideko ShimabukuroOMG that's so fast...! Made me dizzy watching it. 😅

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Dan PeoplesBill Liguori this looks a lot like Marc D. Lewis without the aqua green, one piece jump suit.

24 hours ago
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James EvansLooks fantastic there at Deer Valley --- look forward to a Huge Season for Ted in 2017 / 2018 as well as the Winter Olympics . . .

19 hours ago
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Effie Baramso rad having the mountain totally to yourself....VIP treatment

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Nikki GraceI want to go. Just not that fast.

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Miguel CamposRenzzo B Namuche ese weon skia igual a mi csm jajaja

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Barbara JonesThis is one of my favorite runs at Deer Valley!

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Kirk HoffmanI've skied that, but not quite in the same way!

21 hours ago
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Joseph HamiltonJet propulsion?

21 hours ago
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Michael O'SullivanYeah, and I would be just ahead of you 😜

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Karl ByrneThe true mountain sport, pure speed

12 hours ago
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Arlen Gilbertpretty much how I imagine I look when I ski.

23 hours ago
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Rachel O'SullivanMichael O'Sullivan this is what I look like on that run

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Billy GlosWayne Wilkinson is that you?!! Crazy!

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Elizabeth HaleIt even feels fun 😁😁

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Leigh Gallagher WaltersWow

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Damian Benitez VillegasAmazing race Miguel.

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Dienna Armstrong LehnerDon't forget to duck😜

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