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Cypress Team Spotlight ~ Dec 22, 2017

Russell Chamberlain  ~ General Manager              

Started at Cypress Mountain in December 2016.                                                   

Russell is from North Vancouver and his love for winter sports started with cross country skiing at just 6 years old.

He says his job at Cypress is mostly making “a mean cappuccino” and playing in the snow!

Favourite Cypress Run: Crazy Raven

Fun Facts About Russell

What did you want to be when you grow up?
Hockey Player! Captain of the Montreal Canadiens.  

First Concert you saw live?
My brother and I went to see Michael Jackson in 1984 at BC Place Stadium!

What was your first job?
The nugget station at McDonalds.  I use to ride my bike to work.

Favourite movie of all time?
Shawshank Redemption.

Favourite Cypress memory?
Arriving at the top of Sky Chair for the first time.

What would be your karaoke jam?
“My Heart Will Go On”, Céline Dion.

Favourite Nordic experience?
Having a cold beer and bite to eat at Hollyburn Lodge.

Proudest accomplishment?
My kids.

Favourite Cypress Food? 
The Big Crunch is killer at the Crazy Raven!

Are you spring, summer, fall, or winter?
Winter all the way….I love to play in the snow at Vancouver’s favourite Winter Destination!