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Mountain Collective Adds New Zealand Ski Resorts

Aspen, CO – The Mountain Collective pass is again available for sale, this time with two new Southern Hemisphere ski resorts added to the mix. Coronet Peak and The Remarkables in Queenstown, New Zealand have joined The Mountain Collective as a full partner for the 2016-2017 season. This addition expands the breadth of the Collective with full … Continue reading Mountain Collective Adds New Zealand Ski Resorts

Lindsey Vonn Calls It Quits

Barcelona, Spain – Even though she raced in Sunday’s super combined in Andorra after injuring her knee a day earlier in a crash in super G, Lindsey Vonn is heading home to treat three knee fractures, ending her World Cup season early. Right now Vonn maintains a small 28-point lead over her biggest challenger for the World Cup, … Continue reading Lindsey Vonn Calls It Quits

Skier Dies at Breckenridge

Breckenridge, CO – The Summit County Sheriff’s Office and Coroner are investigating the death of a skier at Breckenridge on Tuesday. Police indicate that an unidentified 26-year-old Colorado man was pronounced dead at St. Anthony Breckenridge Community Clinic Emergency Center following a “ski incident on an intermediate trail” at around 11:15 Tuesday. They did not elaborate on the circumstances … Continue reading Skier Dies at Breckenridge

Pinturault Rules Hinterstoder

Hinterstoder, Austria – France’s Alexis Pinturault won his second-straight World Cup giant slalom – he also won Friday’s GS in Hinterstoder – in commanding fashion by 1.14 seconds over Austria’s Marcel Hirscher on Sunday. Norway’s Henrik Kristofferson was third. “It was a good run and a strong runs“ said Pinturault. “The second run was quite tough … Continue reading Pinturault Rules Hinterstoder

Tahoe Woman Dies Skiing at Squaw

Squaw Valley, CA – A 62-year-old local died in an accident while skiing Squaw Valley in California on Saturday. The Placer County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as Elizabeth S. Danel, of Olympic Valley. According to a statement issued by the resort, Danel was skiing in Squaw Valley’s Headwall area when she fell and slid … Continue reading Tahoe Woman Dies Skiing at Squaw