What to wear to watch winter sports?

Dieter Cakavell stayed warm in his vintage raccoon coat, with his dog Sadie. Photo by Alexander Wilburn

Who watches the ski jump watchers? And what do they wear to stay warm? While the young ski jumpers who risk life and limb to fling themselves through the air were the advertised draw at the Salisbury Winter Sports Association’s 91st annual Jumpfest at  Satre Hill, the social scene that spread out across the spectator section could not be overlooked.

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