March 11th, 2013
Lebanon! I arrived safe and sound to Beirut, Lebanon. It
NAME: Dania Alexa Assaly
SUMMER HOME: Pigeon Lake, AB
WINTER HOME: Everywhere
SPONSORS: Armada Skis and Outerwear, Smith Optics and Helmets, Bula.
YEARS WITH ARMADA: 2
WHAT DID YOU DO TODAY?
Just woke up, back from a crazy bachelorette weekend in Phoenix.
WHERE ARE YOU RIGHT NOW?
HOW MANY FINGERS AM I HOLDING UP?
4, but im still a little foggy.
WHAT’S THE LAST MOVIE YOU WATCHED?
What to Expect when You’re Expecting
WHAT’S THE MOST PLAYED SONG ON YOUR ITUNES LIST?
Beyonce – Love on Top
HOW MANY CELL PHONES HAVE YOU BROKEN OR LOST IN YOUR LIFETIME?
Not as many as you would expect. I think I have broken one screen…
WHAT WAS YOUR FAVORITE SHOW AS A KID?
Boy Meets World… oh Corey and Tapanga.
IF YOU WERE ON AN AIRPLANE AND SOMEONE ASKED TO TRADE SEATS, WOULD YOU?
as long as it wasnt to the middle seat!
IF THERE ARE 9,485 PARTICIPANTS IN A TOURNAMENT, HOW MANY GAMES WOULD NEED TO BE PLAYED IN ORDER TO DETERMINE A WINNER?
Well, what kind of tournament? Are we on teams here? What’s the sport?…
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE EDIT OF ALL TIME?
Anything Banks Gilberti makes – “Adventures in Transition”
OUT OF EVERYTHING YOU CAN DO, WHAT TRICK ARE YOU MOST PROUD OF?
My 7s in the pipe. I feel like I can do a lot with them, and they are always at the end, so it feels so damn good when you land.
WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE ARTIST?
I have a lot of random pop obsessions, (aka Brit and Beyonce, and currently i have Beiber feaver) but I have a strange obsession with Bright Eyes – Connor Oberst. Lovin me some Jay Z these days too. And of course, Lady Gaga’s antics.
WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE 3 BOOKS OF ALL TIME?
Long Way Gone- Ishmeal Beah, Million Little Pieces, Love you Forever, Like you for Always .
LIST YOUR FAVORITE 3 BOOKS READ SINCE GRADUATING.
Hunger Games series, Fifty Shades of Grey, BossyPants- Tina Fey
WHAT’S THE MOST ICONIC FEATURE IN SKIING? (PARK FEATURE, BC JUMP, HAND RAIL…ETC)
to me it wasn’t really a feature, but it was Pep Fujas in 1242, when he is skiing switch makin perfect powder turns at sunset. I knew I wanted to feel that someday, and I wont forget the song that was playing and the backdrop, and that whole segment.
WHO WAS/ IS YOUR FAVORITE ARMADA TEAM MEMBER?
FAVORITE CITY IN THE WORLD?
I need some more exploring, but I LOVE Portland.
FAVORITE TRAVEL DESTINATION?
France has been fun in the past, love the food, love the atmosphere. NZ is fun when the weather is good!
BEST PLACE TO VISIT TO DISAPPEAR AND GET AWAY FROM IT ALL?
The forests of Oregon. I need to go back there! So much beauty and so peaceful.
November 1st, 2011
Athlete: Dania Assaly Photo: Chris O’Connell Location: New Zealand