Hurtling down the front slope, Blue hits the split, where the course goes around each side of a large hummock. At downhill speeds on snow, even this slight curve is enough to throw you around, and Blue is about to fishtail out. Frosty the flagman looks on with a worried expression in his coal lumps,
Whoa, the fans have arrived! Time to get serious. The resin snowmen were bought for pennies at an after-Christmas sale, modded and repainted. I liked the way their branch-arms were up in an excited wave. Snowmen aren't usually known for their enthusiasm.