Category Archives: Events

Hirscher Takes World Champs GS

St. Moritz, Switzerland – While Thursday was sunny and warm at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in St. Moritz, the bright sun hid for most of Friday’s giant slalom race—proving chillier with tough visibility. Many men struggled with the flat light and falling snow, but you couldn’t see that in Marcel Hirscher’s run, who, after finishing … Continue reading Hirscher Takes World Champs GS

Shiffrin Skis To First GS Medal

St. Moritz, Switzerland – With the fastest second run of the day, Mikaela Shiffrin grabbed her first career World Championships giant slalom medal Thursday, finishing second on a sun-soaked course at the 2017 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships. Tessa Worley of France took the victory by 0.34 seconds for her second World Championship giant slalom title, as … Continue reading Shiffrin Skis To First GS Medal

Audi Power of Four Ski Mountaineering Race Returns to Aspen

Aspen, CO – For the seventh year in a row, Aspen Snowmass is scheduled to host the Audi Power of Four Ski Mountaineering Race. The Audi Power of Four Ski Mountaineering Race is the winter edition of the Power of Four series that includes both a bike and run race in the summer. The ski mountaineering … Continue reading Audi Power of Four Ski Mountaineering Race Returns to Aspen

France Wins World Championships Team Event

St. Moritz, Switzerland – It was a gorgeous day on Tuesday for the team event at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in St. Moritz —a thrilling head-to-head race pitting one country against another. This year, the French team of Tessa Worley, Mathieu Faivre, Alexis Pinturault, Julien Lizeroux, Nastasia Noens and Adeline Baud Mugnier was victorious, taking … Continue reading France Wins World Championships Team Event

Miller and Valentine Top Rev Tour Halfpipe

Mammoth Lakes, CA – Toby Miller, of Carlsbad, Calif., and Ludlow, Vt.’s Anna Valentine topped the halfpipe field at the Toyota U.S. Revolution Tour on Saturday, while Hailee Mattingley, of Sandy, Utah, won slopestyle for the ladies on Sunday. After a week of adverse weather conditions that rescheduled and postponed multiple events, everybody was happy to … Continue reading Miller and Valentine Top Rev Tour Halfpipe

Snow Sports Industry’s #FirstDayFaces Campaign Encourages Newbies

Washington, DC – Winter is here to stay awhile longer, and the organizers of the Snow Sports Industry’s “Learn to Ski and Snowboard” initiative wants to encourage families to get off the couch, get moving and enjoy the great outdoors this February. The #FirstDayFaces social media campaign highlights newcomers’ first day of learning from a professional … Continue reading Snow Sports Industry’s #FirstDayFaces Campaign Encourages Newbies