Although he admits he will “for sure be that guy in a few years showing up to a random FIS race,” Warner Nickerson announced to fans via a YouTube video that his “aspirations as a world class skier are gone.” Nickerson will likely stay involved in the ski racing industry, but he has officially withdrawn his bid as America’s favorite independent giant slalom specialist on the Europa and World Cup circuits. Ski Racing Magazine wishes him the best of luck in future pursuits and hopes to continue to bring his witty insider analysis of the sport to fans worldwide.