Shiffrin Wins at Home in Killington

Killington, VT – America’s slalom sensation, Mikaela Shiffrin of Eagle, Colo., did it again on Sunday in Killington, holding off Veronika Velez Zuzulova of Slovakia and Swiss racer Wendy Holdener to win yet another Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup slalom. Shiffrin earned her 22nd career World Cup victory — and her 13th straight in slalom — … Continue reading Shiffrin Wins at Home in Killington

Snowboarder Dies at Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler (BC), Canada – The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the death of a 27-year-old snowboarder on Blackcomb Mountain on Saturday, just the fourth day of the Canadian resort’s new winter season. The unidentified man was found unresponsive in the gladed Arthur’s Choice run on Blackcomb shortly after noon on Saturday. Officials with the Coroners Service … Continue reading Snowboarder Dies at Whistler Blackcomb

France’s Tessa Worley Wins Killington GS

Killington, VT – As Vermont’s winter weather closed in on the World Cup women on Saturday, France’s Tessa Worley braved a rough, bumpy track on Killington’s Superstar trail to take the giant slalom win as the Audi FIS Ski World Cup returned to the U.S. East Coast for the first time in 25 years. It was Worley’s first World … Continue reading France’s Tessa Worley Wins Killington GS

Deer Valley to Again Open with Celebrity Skifest

Deer Valley, UT – The 25th annual Deer Valley Celebrity Skifest will once again serve as the Utah resort’s launch of ski season. Held Saturday and Sunday, December 3-4, the invitational ski event pairs former Olympic ski legends with television and film celebrities for a weekend of skiing, live music and fundraising for Waterkeeper Alliance, the … Continue reading Deer Valley to Again Open with Celebrity Skifest

2017 U.S. Alpine Ski Team Named

Park City, UT – The 2017 U.S. Alpine Ski Team has officially been announced and is headlined by Olympic medalists Bode Miller (Franconia, N.H.), Ted Ligety (Park City, Utah), Lindsey Vonn (Vail, Colo.), Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, Colo.), Julia Mancuso (Squaw Valley, Calif.) and Andrew Weibrecht (Lake Placid, N.Y.). The season commenced with the U.S. Ski Team’s annual … Continue reading 2017 U.S. Alpine Ski Team Named

PHOTOS: Faces Behind the Killington World Cup

Killington, VT – The eyes of the ski racing world are focused on Killington this weekend as it hosts the 2016 Audi FIS Ladies Alpine World Cup and the focus, at least for Americans, will be on Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin who, at 21 years-old, was born four years after a World Cup competition was … Continue reading PHOTOS: Faces Behind the Killington World Cup

Nidecker Group Acquires Flow Snowboarding

San Clemente, CA – Switzerland’s Nidecker Group has announced the acquisition of Flow Sports, based in San Clemente. Nidecker operates a variety of well-known brands in both snowboarding and stand-up paddle boarding, including Nidecker Snowboards, Jones Snowboard, Yes Snowboards, Now Snowboard Bindings and Laird Stand Up Paddle.  Flow Sports Inc., which owns several other brands, will maintain its brands including SIC … Continue reading Nidecker Group Acquires Flow Snowboarding

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