Category Archives: Winter

FuJET- An Inside Look to the 2014 Hokkaido Trip, Part 3- Dressing for the Cold

One of the nifty things about working in Fukushima is that you get to meet people from all over the world. All of use have different experiences and different climates back home. Some people grew up in the land of … Continue reading

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FuJET Yuki Matsuri Trip- 2014

 The trip is full! However, you can still get on the reserve list so email now! Have you ever been interested in seeing a world famous snow festival? How about sampling crab ramen, or butter ramen? How about enjoying an … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Snowboarding

Soon, it’ll be that time of year again, where a light flurry of snow turns into a heavier fall and every hill just looks to be crying out for a snowboard … Every year, a bucket ton of JETs head … Continue reading

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So You Want To Be A Snowboarder? Part 3 – Expectations, Learning and Tips

This is the last part of this series and I’m going to use it to hopefully get you all sorts of stoked about snowboarding.  But, I’m not going to sugar-coat anything and tell you how awesome you’ll be the first … Continue reading

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So you want to be a snowboarder?? Part 2 – Slopes and Passes

Hopefully you’ve read the first article and now you know what you’re looking for gear-wise.  The next question is where can I go to SHRED some POW?  Luckily for you, you live in Fukushima-ken and a cornucopia of ski resorts … Continue reading

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