Get to Know David Ingemie

David IngemieDavid Ingemie
President Emeritus
DIngemie@snowsports.org

 

 

How long have you worked for SIA? Not long enough

Where did you grow up? Never did grow up

Favorite:
Sports team:  Red Sox
Board game: Scrabble
Food: All
Color: Orange
Skiing or riding destination: Wachusett

Best SIA Snow Show memory: The time I had to speak in front/before President Ford on opening Day in 1977

What’s something that not many people know about you? I am color blind

Who are your favorite bands or musicians? Beatles, Beach Boys, Pat McGee

Coolest place you have ever been: Machu Picchu, Peru

Top three off-snow activities: Cycling, family events, cooking

What’s your favorite candy bar? Sky Bar

I would like to meet . . . Thomas Jefferson in addition to past family members

What’s your best snow sports memory? There are so many… just to name a few… my first trip to Pleasant Mountain Ski Area in Maine in 1956 and Tuckerman’s Ravine on Memorial Day in 1973, Pat’s Peak (where I won my first college race in 1967).

What’s the first ski/snowboard shop you visited? Strands in Shrewsbury MA and Andy’s Ski Shop in Fitchburg

First area I skied/rode at… Burbank Hill in Fitchburg, MA with a free rope tow in 1952.