Category Archives: Events

(file photo: Sugarbush Resort)

Sugarbush and Mad River Glen Kick Off Winter with The Big Kicker Event

Waitsfield, VT – Arguably two of the East’s best ski areas, situated side by side above Vermont’s Mad River Valley, are joining together to kick off the 2014-15 winter season with a celebration at Waitsfield’s American Flatbread at Lareau Farm this Saturday. Five years ago, Sugarbush Resort and Mad River Glen joined together to host a community-wide celebration to kick […]

Skier David Wise, of Reno, Nev., competes in the halfpipe during the 2013 Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix in Park City, Utah. (photo: USSA/Sarah Brunson)

2014 Olympic Champions Return to Sprint Grand Prix

Park City, UT – Entering its 19th season, the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix has a long legacy of creating Olympic freeskiing and snowboarding champions. This year many of them will return to compete on the 2014-15 tour, including 2014 Olympic champions Maddie Bowman, Joss Christensen, Kaitlyn Farrington, David Wise and Sage Kotsenburg. Over $400,000 in […]

High Roller Hold 'Em (photo: Heavenly Mountain Resort)

Olympians to Compete in Heavenly’s High Roller Hold ‘Em

South Lake Tahoe, CA – Three Olympic athletes from the inaugural USA slopestyle snowboarding team will arrive in South Lake Tahoe this spring to compete in Heavenly Mountain Resort’s signature event, High Roller Hold ‘Em. On Saturday, April 4, 2015, Olympic Gold Medalist Sage Kotsenburg will place his bets against fellow Olympians Billy Morgan and Chas […]