The first installment of Whistler Blackcomb’s “Embedded” series has hit the internet. “Embedded” joins pro skier Mike Douglas as he awaits winter the week before Opening on the top of Whistler in the ski patrol shack. Six days and six nights completely alone, Mike D will share his experience through these videos.

Day 1 – Patience

Patience– it’s the one thing we all have to learn in the weeks leading up to winter. The anticipation is often unbearable as the weather taunts us with tell-tale signs that winter is on its way. For pro skier Mike Douglas, embedded at the top of Whistler Mountain, the anticipation is over and winter has arrived…big time. Follow Mike as he journeys to the Patrol Shack on Whistler Peak that will be his home-away-from-home for the next 6 days and nights, and follow his progress has he documents the Mountain’s transformation and preparation for opening day.

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EMBEDDED Day 1 – Patience from Whistler Blackcomb on Vimeo.