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Greater Wausau: Granite Peak camaraderie goes beyond slopes

8:06 PM, May 5, 2013
Members of the O-F Racing Team, a group of men who meet during and after the ski season, have skied together for more than 50 years.
Members of the O-F Racing Team, a group of men who meet during and after the ski season, have skied together for more than 50 years.
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Ski season at Granite Peak Ski Area is over, but a group of friends who have skied together for more than 50 years will continue their friendship through the summer off the slopes.

They call themselves the O-F Racing Team - short for Old Farts. They don't race each other or compete in tournaments, but they ski almost every day when the hill is open with powder on its slopes.

During the ski season, the group meets at Emma Krumbee's restaurant in Rib Mountain the first Tuesday of each month to talk about their lives and current events before they hit the slopes. Their tendency is to push together a group ...

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