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Grete Eliassen Sets Hip Jump World Record at The Canyons

Park City, UT – Despite the fury of spring snow storms, including 22 inches of snow on jump day last Thursday, The Canyons’ terrain park crew shoveled, cut and shaped more than 45 thousand yards of snow to create the largest snow terrain park feature ever built in Utah. Why you ask? So Utah’s Grete … Continue reading Grete Eliassen Sets Hip Jump World Record at The Canyons

Brianne Law to Lead Canada’s Para-Alpine Ski Team

Calgary, Canada – Brianne Law, a World Cup coach with Canada’s Para-Alpine Ski Team for the past three years, will guide Canada’s para-alpine ski team (CPAST) as CPAST Athletic Director, the country’s national governing body for ski racing has announced.nLaw, of Collingwood, Ontario, who joined the national para-alpine ski team coaching staff in 2007 after … Continue reading Brianne Law to Lead Canada’s Para-Alpine Ski Team

Paralympic Skiers Victor, Nichols Give Inspiration Awards

Salt Lake City, UT – After winning a total of four gold medals during the Games, U.S. Paralympic Alpine Ski Team athletes Stephani Victor (sit-ski; Park City, UT) and Alana Nichols (sit-ski; Farmington, NM) now have the chance to give thanks to those who inspired them on their journey in sport with the O.C. Tanner … Continue reading Paralympic Skiers Victor, Nichols Give Inspiration Awards

Colorado’s Beaver Creek to Host Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame Induction

Avon, CO – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame will induct a class of eight athletes and sport builders Friday at a ceremony at Colorado’s Beaver Creek ski resort. Among the inductees will be two of the greatest Paralympic athletes of all time, Chris Waddell, of Park City, Utah, and Sarah Will, of … Continue reading Colorado’s Beaver Creek to Host Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame Induction

Breckenridge Rail Jam to Benefit Snowboarder Kevin Pearce’s Recovery

Breckenridge, CO – For the past seven years, Colorado’s Breckenridge Ski Resort has hosted the Massive Rail Jam benefit for Matt Wyffels, a competitive snowboarder who was paralyzed eight years ago. This year, Wyffels is paying it forward with 100% of entry fees from today’s competition going to another injured snowboarder, Kevin Pearce.nPearce, who sustained … Continue reading Breckenridge Rail Jam to Benefit Snowboarder Kevin Pearce’s Recovery