Überblick:Pressestimmen In Tracking the Wild Coomba author Robert Cocuzzo doesn't just profile the great Doug Coombs in remarkable detail he takes us on a journey through one of the most pivotal and influential time periods in big mountain skiing. From Jackson Hole to Alaska and Montana to the Alps Cocuzzo digs deep to introduce us to the characters who with Coombs as their fearless leader left an indelible imprint on skiing today.--Matt Hansen Powder magazine Editor-at-LargeThe title of Rob Cocuzzo's exhilarating book on the extreme skier Doug Coombs says it all: Like Peter Matthiessen's classic The Snow Leopard it's a personal tale of an inspired search for an exotic creature. Despite the danger thrill-seeking skiers were in very good hands on guided tours with Coombs. You might say the same about Cocuzzo's meticulous descent into the life of the 'Wild Coomba.'--James Sullivan author of Island CupI found myself glued to this book for hours with my heart rate up a few beats the entire time. Author Robert Cocuzzo's incredible research combined with his own personal experience tells a story that will leave you more inspired educated motivated and wanting to be a little bit more like Doug Coombs.--Alex Knuuttunen 'SnowBrains 'Doug Coombs was an inspiration to me and so many others on and off the mountain. Now here is an insightful look at the life of a legend.--Jimmy Chin 'National Geographic 'Doug Coombs had a huge impact on my life; much of myoverall approach to mountains comes from his example. I am so grateful that thanks to author Rob Cocuzzo I now have the complete story of what influenced one of my biggest heroes.--Jeremy Jones snowboarding pioneerTracking the Wild Coomba affected me profoundly. I laughed and I cried. I was transported back to a special time--a time and a person I will never forget. In my own career I only want to create imagery that evokes emotion. So I really appreciated Rob's effort and for all the emotion that Tracking the Wild Coomba evoked in me.--Ace Kvale photographerI am so pleased that Tracking the Wild Coomba exists to honor a wonderful human being Doug Coombs. I'm thrilled and moved by every word of it. I only knew Doug briefly but what an indelible impression he left.--Mark Obenhaus director of STEEPCocuzzo accurately captures the amazing Doug and Emily Coombs that I knew [in the 1980s] and the myriad of Coombs ski stories.--Bruce Tremper author of Staying Alive in Avalanche TerrainBy traveling to the places that made Doug famous Cocuzzo is able to paint a remarkable portrait of the man. This beautiful narrative achieves the original goal he set out to accomplish. I was instantly engrossed by the story.--Jonathan Desabris 'Teton Gravity Research 'A rich slice of ski history and culture as well as an intimate glimpse into the life of a man who changed the sport forever. As inspiring as it is tragic Tracking the Wild Coomba is not only a tribute to Coombs but also a guide to living well. As Coombs often said 'You don't know if you don't go.'--Kelley McMillan 'Skiing Magazine ' Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende Robert Cocuzzo is an editor journalist and author of the critically acclaimed Tracking the Wild Coomba: The Life of Legendary Skier Doug Coombs. He is also the editor of Nantucket Magazine and has written for Outside Town & Country Departures Luxury and Boston Common. Rob and his wife Jenny live with their daughter in Arlington Massachusetts. Visit him online at RobertCocuzzo.com.