Breckenridge Reclaims Shot Ski Record

Breckenridge, CO – Call it the battle of the après-ski. Breckenridge has reclaimed its spot in the Guinness Book of World Records for the world’s biggest shot ski, following its defeat of recent title holder Park City during the Colorado ski town’s annual January Ullr Fest honoring the Norse god of snow. Sponsored by Breckenridge … Continue reading Breckenridge Reclaims Shot Ski Record

Crested Butte Announces Lineup for Free CB Unplugged Music Series

Mt. Crested Butte, CO – Kick up the tempo at one of Crested Butte Mountain Resort’s live concerts. The CB Unplugged concert series brings national talent into an intimate setting, the Colorado ski resort’s slopeside Butte 66 restaurant. Each free concert features a different artist and their own unique sound during après ski. On January 21, singer-songwriter … Continue reading Crested Butte Announces Lineup for Free CB Unplugged Music Series

Pats Peak Hosts Vertical Challenge

Henniker, NH – Southern New Hampshire’s Pats Peak ski area will participate in the Vertical Challenge Race Series on Sunday, February 5.  It’s a fun, all-day event for the whole family with a slalom race, prizes, giveaways, awards party and more. The race course will be set on Pats Peak’s Downdraft trail. The race is free of … Continue reading Pats Peak Hosts Vertical Challenge

World Cup Big Air Ramp Takes Shape in Quebec

Quebec City (QC), Canada – In addition to the cross-country World Cup Finals just announced, the FIS World Cup will also be visiting Quebec this winter for Snowboard and Freestyle Ski World Cups, including an urban Big Air competition in downtown Quebec City. Work is now well underway to erect the big air structure at L’Îlot Fleurie downtown. … Continue reading World Cup Big Air Ramp Takes Shape in Quebec

Freeride World Tour Goes Big in Japan

Hakuba, Japan – History was made on Tuesday on the snow-stacked terrain of Japan’s Hakuba ski resort, situated in the Japanese Alps. Fifty-six riders representing the international freeride community descended on the renowned ski town to open a new chapter in the book of freeride as competitors faced off during a 2-star qualifier and a 4-star main … Continue reading Freeride World Tour Goes Big in Japan

Season Over for Svindal

Oslo, Norway – Norwegian ski racing powerhouse Aksel Lund Svindal is out for the remainder of the World Cup season — and the World Championships — following knee surgery. Like American Ted Ligety, Svindal has opted for surgery to relieve nagging physical complaints. In Svindal’s case, it’s his knee. “Here we go again,” Svindal posted … Continue reading Season Over for Svindal

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