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  • Snowboarder development competition at Lake Louise
    Snowboarder development competition at Lake Louise
    According to Snowboarding Canada, there will be an interesting snowboarding competition in Lake Louise, Alberta (an hour west of Calgary) on Saturday. The event is sponsored by the Volcom clothing company with the purpose of helping grow the sport...
  • Robanske wins World Cup snowboarding race in Spain
    Robanske wins World Cup snowboarding race in Spain
    According to the International Ski Federation on Saturday, Christopher Robanske of Calgary, Alberta won a World Cup snowboardcross competition in La Molina, Spain. For Robanske it was the second victory of his World Cup snowboarding career...
  • Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe Slide Bowl
    Ski List: 6 Highlights of Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe
    Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe may not be as well-known as nearby Squaw Valley or Heavenly Resort, but particularly in low-snow years, the Nevada ski area is worth a visit. With the Tahoe region's highest base at a lofty 8,260 feet, Mt. Rose often avoids...
  • Maltais wins World Cup snowboarding competition in Switzerland
    Maltais wins World Cup snowboarding competition in Switzerland
    According to the International Ski Federation on Sunday, Canadian Olympic silver medalist Dominique Maltais of Petite-Riviere-Sainte-Francois, Quebec won a women's snowboardcross World Cup in Veysonnaz, Switzerland. For Maltais it was her...
  • Sierra-at-Tahoe 2010
    Sierra-at-Tahoe suspends ski operations
    As of Monday, Sierra-at-Tahoe ski resort has suspended winter operations until further notice. The California ski area has received 123 inches of natural snow, well below its average. The Lake Tahoe region is suffering through its fourth...
  • Crud skiing
    Ski tips: Crud skiing
    What is crud? After powder snow gets skied up, it turns to crud. Crud can also occur on hot, spring days after the snow has softened a lot.Here are a couple of tips to help you ski the crud with style:Stay centered. In piles of snow, you and your...
  • Tree skiing
    Ski tips: Tree skiing/riding
    If you love to find powder, then skiing or riding in the trees may help you find that secret stash.If you are new to tree skiing and riding, here are a couple of tips that can help you.Take your pole straps off. When heading into the trees, take...
  • Snowboarding contest at Steven’s Pass this Saturday
    Snowboarding contest at Steven’s Pass this Saturday
    Attention amateur snowboarders! This Saturday, Volcom is hosting the 15th annual Peanut Butter & Rail Jam contest series at Steven’s Pass. The event is intended to encourage community involvement and promote the incredible talent of...
  • Ski resorts in Connecticut
    Ski resorts in Connecticut
    You don't have to travel north, out of state to enjoy skiing this winter season. Connecticut is home to five ski resorts. Each ski resort has their own special atmosphere and attractions that draw in ski and snowboard lovers. Even first time...
  • Powder snow
    Ski tips: Tips for powder
    It has been a while since we have seen the white stuff called snow in Colorado. January was very dry and now a couple of storms in February have produced that sought after powder snow!Here are a couple tips to help you ski the powder snow:Stay...
  • Ski tips: Powder skiing myth
    Ski tips: Powder skiing myth
    Have you ever seen the popular television show, Mythbusters? On the program, the hosts take a myth and then see whether or not the myth holds true or if they can "bust" the myth.The east coast got hit hard with snow and lots of it this...
  • Ski Butternut Resort
    "Small Mountain but great snow"
    The number one ski resort in the state of Massachusetts is considered Ski Butternut Resort of Great Barrington. It’s a family focused, affordable ski area that’s perfect for learning to ski or snowboard. Its accessible to dwellers of...
  • Roundtop snow sporting galore!
    Roundtop snow sporting galore!
    Go over the big top this winter when you ski at Roundtop Mountain Resort. Located in nearby Lewisberry, PA, Roundtop Mountain Resort is a must-visit, one-stop destination for skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, and plenty of other onsite activities...
  • Snowboarding injuries
    Common snowboarding injuries
    So you want to try snowboarding! It’s a great alternative to skiing and can be mastered through lesson programs and the right frame of mind.However, there are some inherent dangers to snowboarding, especially for beginners.Dr. Robert Cabry...
  • Party In The Diplo Crowd
    Air + Style LA : Extreme Sports & Weather X Live Music
    For the first time in its 22-year run, Air + Style brought the two-day winter sports/ live music event to "sunny" Los Angeles, thanks to pro snowboarder & Bad Things guitarist, Shaun White. Usually taking place in Beijing &...