Behind the Gold: Pain That Never Felt So Good

Val di Fiemme, Italy – Norwegian cross-country skier Heidi Weng stood atop Alpe Cermis screaming. Below, her teammate Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg was challenging Swede Stina Nilsson for third in the seventh and final stage of the Tour de Ski. The screams came with passion deep from within her burned out lungs. Two minutes earlier, she had … Continue reading Behind the Gold: Pain That Never Felt So Good

Vonn Returns to World Cup This Weekend

Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Austria – Lindsey Vonn plans to return to the Audi FIS Ski World Cup circuit this weekend, racing in the Altenmarkt-Zauchensee downhill. Vonn has been recovering from a fracture in her upper right arm, which she suffered after a training crash at Copper Mountain, Colo. in November. She has been out of the World Cup … Continue reading Vonn Returns to World Cup This Weekend

Annual Kokanee Snowdreams Festival at Fernie Features SkiMo Race

Fernie (BC), Canada – Kokanee Snow Dreams, set for Jan. 21, is Fernie Alpine Resort’s annual celebration of all things snow. Traditionally the Fernie Griz, the legend credited with bringing the epic snow to this interior British Columbia ski resort year after year, rewards the celebration with fresh snow. Start the day with the Lizard Skinner Ski … Continue reading Annual Kokanee Snowdreams Festival at Fernie Features SkiMo Race

Big Sky’s SnoBar Is the Biggest Slopeside Dance Party This Year

Big Sky, MT – SnoBar is so hot, Big Sky Resort officials hope it doesn’t melt. More than a decade old, the SnoBar is the hottest dance party to hit the Montana slopes. It takes après to a whole new level. The party takes place on back-to-back Saturdays in January, the 14th and 21st. The outside bar is … Continue reading Big Sky’s SnoBar Is the Biggest Slopeside Dance Party This Year

It’s National Safety Month at U.S. Ski Resorts

Lakewood, CO – Every January, ski and snowboard resorts across the U.S. participate in the National Ski Areas Association’s (NSAA) National Safety Awareness Month to help ensure the safety of mountain visitors both on and off the slopes. This year, skiers and riders will find a variety of fun and informative safety initiatives at participating resorts. … Continue reading It’s National Safety Month at U.S. Ski Resorts

Pay One Price at Pats Peak Diversity Day

Henniker, NH – New Hampshire’s family owned Pats Peak ski area has announced its 16th annual Diversity Day Goes POP to be celebrated on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Monday, January 16, from 3 to 9 p.m. “POP” refers to “Pay One Price”. For $49 skiers and riders can enjoy access to skiing, snowboarding and rentals from 3 to 9 … Continue reading Pay One Price at Pats Peak Diversity Day

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