Northstar Turns to Social Media to Name New Chairlift

Truckee, CA – As $30 million in major capital improvement projects get underway at Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort near Lake Tahoe, Calif. this summer, the resort will involve its nearly 22,000 Facebook fans in the naming of a new high-speed chairlift and two new ski trails. The resort has invited its Facebook fans to offer suggestions of … Continue reading Northstar Turns to Social Media to Name New Chairlift

New Matchstick Ski Film to Premiere in Boulder

Crested Butte, CO – Matchstick Productions (MSP) has announced its latest offering to skiing’s celluloid legacy.  “Attack of La Niña: The Bitch is Back” will debut at the famed Boulder Theater in Boulder, Colo., on Sept. 17, 2011. “Attack of La Niña” is a recap of one of the longest and deepest North American winters … Continue reading New Matchstick Ski Film to Premiere in Boulder

Swatch Skiers Cup is Launched

Valle Nevado, Chile – In the first ever big-mountain Freeride team matchplay event, Europe will challenge the Americas in Valle Nevado, Chile from Sept. 5-12, 2011. This new competition will see the world’s top male freeskiers going head-to-head in both big mountain freeride and backcountry slopestyle formats. The teams will be captained by two icons … Continue reading Swatch Skiers Cup is Launched

Sunday River’s Second Annual Tough Mountain Challenge Nearly Sold Out

Newry, ME – Last year, there was mud, blood and beer. This year, with nearly twice as many obstacles to maneuver through, racers partaking in Sunday River’s second annual Tough Mountain Challenge race can expect even more of a good thing at the Maine ski and snowboard resort. Taking place on Saturday, July 23, the … Continue reading Sunday River’s Second Annual Tough Mountain Challenge Nearly Sold Out

Deer Valley Music Festival 2011 Begins Saturday

Park City, UT – For its eighth season, Deer Valley Resort’s summer concert line-up centers around a full repertoire of musical performances from the Utah Symphony’s Deer Valley Music Festival. Locals and visitors of all ages happily anticipate this month-long celebration of music in Park City, enjoyed at the Utah ski resort’s Snow Park Outdoor … Continue reading Deer Valley Music Festival 2011 Begins Saturday

Logging Underway for New Ski Lift, Trails at Arizona Snowbowl

Flagstaff, AZ – Logging has begun in Arizona’s San Francisco Peaks to clear the way for a new ski lift and new runs at Arizona Snowbowl. In accordance with plans approved by the U.S. Forest Service, the logging of the spruce and fir trees began in late June, primarily on Humphreys Peak and in the … Continue reading Logging Underway for New Ski Lift, Trails at Arizona Snowbowl

2018 Winter Olympics Go to Korea

Durban, South Africa – The city of PyeongChang on Wednesday was selected as the host city of 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Pyeongchang received 63 votes in the first round of voting held at the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) 123rd Session held in Durban, South Africa, with Munich, Germany receiving 25 votes and Annecy, France receiving … Continue reading 2018 Winter Olympics Go to Korea

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