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Places I’ve Skiied In Europe

Austria – See my previous post. Top Skiing Recommendations In Austria

Switzerland – Grindewald and Verbier

France  – Courchevel and Grinsted

Courchevel - Saulire Peak

View from Saulire peak in Courchevel, France


Top Skiing Recommendations In Austria

I love it – Saint Anton, Austria

Saint Anton

Saint Anton

Another great place in Austria to ski is Kitzbuhel.

Lou Gehrig Speech

Lou Gehrig’s speech… “Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the Earth…”

Magic Johnson and Larry Bird on Letterman

David Letterman interviews Larry Bird and Magic Johnson. They talk about their long history of competing against one another which brings a lot of laughs.

Michael Jordan Vs Dominique Wilkins

Michael Jordan Vs Dominique Wilkins slam dunk highlights. Includes the famous free throw line dunks from Jordan.

Michael Balboa Blogs

Check out the links below to find Michael Balboa on other blogging websites. Mike is a graduate of Hofstra University with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics and has over 18 years experience in sovereign credit analysis. 

Michael Balboa NY

Mike Balboa


Michael Balboa has over 18 years experience in sovereign credit analysis, with a particular emphasis on emerging markets and has been actively involved in a range of sovereign debt restructurings totaling over USD250 billion since 1994, in countries such as Bulgaria, Argentina, Bosnia, Ecuador, Russia, Nigeria and Poland.

Mike was Managing Director of Emerging Credit with a substantial emerging credit fund, where he was active as an investor in EM. Mike’s career began at Salomon Brothers in New York (1992 to 1995) as an analyst of emerging market bonds markets after which he co-managed the Strategos Fund, an emerging markets hedge fund founded in 1995. Subsequently, in 1999, Mike joined Greenwich Europe Ltd, where he was responsible for building the emerging markets debt trading desk. From 2003 to 2006, he was actively involved in the management of the top performing Rainbow Advisor’s emerging markets funds as well as the Rainbow Macro Fund, which had a particular specialization in short selling credit strategies. Mike is a graduate of Hofstra University with a Bachelor’s degree with highest honors in Finance and Economics.