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  • Anderson wins World Cup snowboarding bronze in Italy
    Anderson wins World Cup snowboarding bronze in Italy
    According to the International Ski Federation on Tuesday, Canadian Olympic gold medalist Jasey Jay Anderson of Val-Morin, Quebec won a bronze medal at a World Cup men's parallel giant slalom snowboarding event in Careeza, Italy. The bronze...
  • Vasquez Ridge at Winter Park Opening
    Winter Park opens Vasquez Ridge Territory
    Winter Park Resort officially opened the Vasquez Ridge Territory on Thursday for the 2014-15 ski season. According to the Colorado ski area's Thursday morning trail report, 14 trails were opened in the section that is located on the resort'...
  • 2014 Stocking stuffers
    2014 Stocking Stuffers
    What do you get the skier or rider that has everything? Big ticket items like equipment and clothing are a given. Here are some stocking stuffers that are sure to please the skier or rider in your life.Cat Tracks. For the skiers in your life that...
  • Mt. Rose Tahoe
    Weekend brings expanded terrain at ski resorts in the West
    Snowfall during the past week in the West has allowed several ski resorts to offer additional open terrain. The areas near Lake Tahoe in California and Nevada are particularly satisfied after suffering through several seasons of below-average...
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    Yoga Poses for Winter Sports
    Winter sports such as skiing and snowboarding can be dangerous, but yoga can help protect the body from injury and overexertion. There's no better time to prepare the body than now with some of these yoga poses. It will bring some peace of...
  • Ski tips: How to ski non-stop runs
    Ski tips: How to ski non-stop runs
    A great goal early season is to work your way up to non-stop runs. You could even go the extra mile and shoot for top-to-bottom runs. Here are a couple of tips that can help you achieve this goal.Work up to it. Start out small. Pick a lift where...
  • 7 Springs The Spot
    Seven Springs will open next Friday Nov 28 for skiing and snowboard
    SEVEN SPRINGS, Pa. – Seven Springs Mountain Resort and Hidden Valley Resort will open for skiing and snowboarding, Fri., Nov. 28, 2014!The arrival of consistently cold temperatures allowed for initial snowmaking to begin Wed., Nov. 12, and...
  • Tips for skiing/riding on limited terrain
    Tips for skiing/riding on limited terrain
    The mountains of Colorado have received some snow. However, many resorts are delaying openings or opening with limited terrain due to the warmer than average Fall. Here are some tips for staying safe on limited terrain.Know what to expect. When...
  • Early season ski tip: Obey all posted signs
    Early season ski tip: Obey all posted signs
    With new snow in Colorado's high country, the season has begun. More resorts will be opening as we get closer to Thanksgiving. One important tip and rule to follow is observing and obeying posted signs. It might look tempting to venture into...
  • Gore Mountain
    Gore Mountain opens this Sunday with reduced early season prices
    Gore Mountain in North Creek will start its 2014-2015 season Sunday, Nov. 16 Governor Andrew Cuomo announced yesterday afternoon. The mountain has been blowing snow steadily since Wednesday, and will offer nearly two continuous miles of...
  • Keystone Opening Friday
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: Welcome Keystone to the report!
    Yesterday we noted that Copper Mountain opened for the season. As we were very busy with many of life’s issues, it escaped us that Keystone opened as well. So… we apologize to a great ski area for glossing over that fact.However, we...
  • Skiing Winter Park, Colorado
    Colorado Ski Country USA Resorts greet guests with enhanced services for 2014-15
    From major investments in hotels, on mountain dining and learning centers for young skiers and snowboarders, to new chairlifts, groomers, and snowmaking systems; Colorado Ski Country USA destination mountain resorts continue to enhance the premier...
  • Sugar Bowl season pass sale
    Sugar Bowl season pass sale
    Sugar Bowl, in an October 14 press release announced that season pass prices will go up after October 31. For the next three weeks, adult season passes will start at $249. November 1 will bring an increase in the prices of all season passes at the...
  • Squaw Alpine Meadows job fair
    Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows job fair
    Melissa Brouse, Public Relations Coordinator at Squaw and Alpine, in a conversation this morning, October 15, said that the resorts are looking to hire 1,600 employees for the upcoming season. She said that last year, the 2013-14 season, they...
  • Downtown Los Angeles winter sports training
    Sport Chalet hosts free 6-week winter training program in downtown Los Angeles
    Starting today, specialty sporting goods retailer Sport Chaletis offering a free 6-week Mountain Athletics Training Program(sponsored by The North Face) at Sport Chalet's downtown Los Angeles location (735 South Figueroa Street, 90017).Over 12...