Johnny Collinson, Wendy Fisher, Sander Hadley, & Drew Petersen on The Mental Game (Ep.212)

Professional skiers are often asked about the mental preparation it takes to ski big lines and perform at a high level. But in this conversation (recorded at our Blister Summit), John Collinson, Wendy Fisher, Sander Hadley, and Drew Petersen offer a much broader perspective on ‘the mental game’ as it relates to dealing with injury and adversity; self identity; mental health; and much more.


  • Introductions (3:41)
  • Pro Skiing & Self Identity (11:46)
  • Dealing with Adversity & Injuries (25:45)
  • Purpose vs. Identity (36:20)
  • Audience Q&A (54:02)
  • Social Media & Mental Health (58:09)
  • Risk Assessment (1:09:12)
  • Support Systems (1:13:43)