The Untold Story Of A Skier Girl

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The story of the skier girl is about chasing the dream. It's pow days and giggles, overcoming fears, sparkles and unicorns. But what about when it's not? When facing your fears equals just getting out of bed, and the sparkles and unicorns are replaced with self-loathing and thoughts of suicide?

Freeride World Tour competitor Jackie Passo opens up to Megan Michelson in Powder Magazine about a history of depression, suicide attempts, finding the light through skiing and the constant maintenance of staying in tune with mental health.