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IPC Wraps Up Alpine Skiing Devo Camp in France

Les Deux Alpes, France –Les Deux Alpes, France, was the host of an International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing Development Camp from July 29 to August 5. n The camp was an opportunity for 30 young athletes from nine countries (Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, France, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland), aged between 11 and 17 years, … Continue reading IPC Wraps Up Alpine Skiing Devo Camp in France

Snowboard Series Moves to South Island Ski Areas

Queenstown, New Zealand – Following a successful pilot event at New Zealand’s The Remarkables ski area last year, the Forum Youngblood snowboarding series now includes a New Zealand leg featuring qualifying events at Mt. Hutt and Coronet Peak and the finals at The Remarkables. n The annual Forum Youngblood Series is world-renowned as a top … Continue reading Snowboard Series Moves to South Island Ski Areas

Columbia Scouts for Ski and Snowboard Talent

Portland, OR – Imagine landing in a helicopter on a remote Alaskan peak and then descending 5,000 vertical feet while carving turns in fresh powder snow. Today, Columbia Sportswear has issued a call to action for residents in the U.S. and Canada to take the Titanium Challenge and qualify to win this winter adventure. n … Continue reading Columbia Scouts for Ski and Snowboard Talent

Ski Resorts Continue Environmental Efforts

Lakewood, CO –The National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) has released its sixth Sustainable Slopes Annual Report detailing the U.S. ski industry’s progress in implementing the principles of its Environmental Charter over the past season. This season the Sustainable Slopes program focused on furthering the Keep Winter Cool campaign (www.keepwintercool.org) to fight global warming. A total … Continue reading Ski Resorts Continue Environmental Efforts

Idaho Ski Resort Poised to Expand Following Land Exchange

McCall, ID – Brundage Mountain Resort has completed a long-anticipated land exchange with the Payette National Forest. Through the exchange, Brundage Mountain Resort has acquired 388 acres in and around the ski and snowboard resort’s base area for the purpose of expansion and real estate development. n “With the completion of the land trade the … Continue reading Idaho Ski Resort Poised to Expand Following Land Exchange

Final Lake Placid Summer Skiing Events in August

Lake Placid, NY – When summer peaks in Lake Placid, world-class skiers still come out and play at the MacKenzie-Intervale Ski Jumping Complex and the Kodak Sports Park for Soaring Saturdays and Wet and Wild Wednesdays, respectively. nSki jumpers, aerial skiers, mogul skiers and freeriders train daily at these sites, operated by the New York … Continue reading Final Lake Placid Summer Skiing Events in August