Blind Skiers to Attend Camp at Pico Mountain

Killington, VT – The United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA) is again partnering with Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sport to host the 9th annual Winter Ski Festival at Pico Mountain this week. For nearly a decade, USABA and Vermont Adaptive have worked together to coordinate an event where Americans who are blind and visually impaired can participate … Continue reading Blind Skiers to Attend Camp at Pico Mountain

Authorities in Utah Search for Missing Park City Skier

Park City, UT – Rescuers in Summit County are looking for a man who went skiing at Park City on Sunday and never returned. Stephen Jones, 50, of nearby Wanship left home on Sunday morning to ski at Park City Mountain Resort. When he failed to return home by 9 p.m., authorities were notified. Jones’ … Continue reading Authorities in Utah Search for Missing Park City Skier

BOGO Lift Tickets at Whiteface This Sunday

Wilmington, NY – Super Bowl Sunday is traditionally a slow day on the slopes as folks gather for parties to celebrate the big game. To entice you to the lifts, Whiteface Mountain Ski Center in Upstate New York’s Adirondack Mountains is offering a two-for-one lift ticket deal this Sunday. When you purchase one adult lift … Continue reading BOGO Lift Tickets at Whiteface This Sunday

British Skier Dies at La Plagne

La Plagne, France – A 53-year-old British woman died on Monday after crashing into a tree while skiing at La Plagne. The unidentified victim was descending the resort’s “Ours” run (French for “Bear”), above Plagne Bellecote shortly before noon on Monday. She lost control, could not slow down and struck a tree. The piste is … Continue reading British Skier Dies at La Plagne

UPDATED: Idaho High School Student Dies in Skiing Accident

Originally published: 12:16 p.m. MST February 1, 2016 Updated: 7:10 p.m. MST February 1, 2016 Fairfield, ID – A teenage girl from Twin Falls, Idaho died in an accident at Soldier Mountain ski area in Fairfield on Saturday. Taylor Biggs, 14, was a Twin Falls High School freshman who traveled with nine of her fellow students on a … Continue reading UPDATED: Idaho High School Student Dies in Skiing Accident

Canada Takes Five Podium Spots at Calgary Moguls

Calgary (AB), Canada – Saturday was another incredible day for the Canadian Mogul Team on Saturday with a second consecutive World Cup women’s podium sweep and the top two spots on the men’s podium. Chloé Dufour-Lapointe of Montreal, the overall women’s FIS Freestyle Moguls points leader, finished in first place with a score of 77.42 narrowly … Continue reading Canada Takes Five Podium Spots at Calgary Moguls

Shiffrin Gets Back on Skis

Georgetown, CO – The U.S. Ski Team’s Mikaela Shiffrin was back on skis on Saturday at Colorado’s Loveland Ski Area, the first time in eight weeks since suffering a bone bruise, hairline fracture and partially torn ligament in her right knee in December. “Guess what I did today…..?” Shiffrin, 20, posted to Facebook. “Nope, not skydiving.. No … Continue reading Shiffrin Gets Back on Skis

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