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

Who Will Be Crowned Superstar in Killington?

Killington, VT – The athletes are en route to Killington, and the excitement has been steadily building to what will be one of the biggest events of the season – the first Audi FIS Ski World Cup to make its way east in 25 years. Killington Mountain is primed to play host to the best female … Continue reading Who Will Be Crowned Superstar in Killington?

Okemo Food Drive Next Weekend

Ludlow, VT – During this holiday season, Okemo Mountain Resort invites skiers and snowboarders to consider the needs of those less fortunate. On Sunday, December 4, the southern Vermont resort will host its annual Cares and Shares Food Drive. When guests donate at least five non-perishable food items, a new child’s toy or new clothing item, their … Continue reading Okemo Food Drive Next Weekend

Vail Announces Layoffs at Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler (BC), Canada – After purchasing its first Canadian ski resort last month for a staggering $1.39 billion, Vail Resorts this week announced the elimination of 60 positions at Whistler Blackcomb. The cuts range from IT positions all the way up to executive roles, and will begin as soon as December 2 with the departure of senior … Continue reading Vail Announces Layoffs at Whistler Blackcomb

Behind the Gold: Her Day to Win

Waterville Valley, NH – The young ski racer stood outside the start house at the top of the mountain, a mix of Stevie Wonder, Zeppelin and Beatles playing in her ears. The U.S. Ski Team’s 19-year-old rising star out of Vermont’s Burke Mountain Academy was contemplating her first run lead in a World Cup giant slalom – … Continue reading Behind the Gold: Her Day to Win

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