Piiroinen Clinches Third TTR Title

Scuol, Switzerland – With only a week remaining before the 6Star Burton US Open, which will feature the crowning of the men’s and women’s 2010/11 Swatch TTR World Tour Champion titles, Finnish rider Peetu Piiroinen has once again clinched the men’s title for an incredible third time in a row.nPiiroinen has been an amazing force … Continue reading Piiroinen Clinches Third TTR Title

Ski or Snowboard to Benefit the American Cancer Society at Sugar Mountain

Sugar Mountain, NC – This Sunday, Sugar Mountain officials will celebrate the life of the late Dick Trundy, a decorated Marine Corps General and aviator who served as the North Carolina ski resort’s Director of Operations after his retirement from the service. Trundy was an avid skier who enthusiastically embraced the daily life of a … Continue reading Ski or Snowboard to Benefit the American Cancer Society at Sugar Mountain

Man, Child Fall from Okemo Chairlift

Ludlow, VT – An unidentified 42-year-old man and his 3-year-old son both fell out of a chairlift at Okemo Mountain Resort in Vermont on Feb. 19.nThe two were riding the ski area’s Coleman Brook chairlift when the boy fell first, followed by his father in an attempt to prevent the boy’s fall. Both fell approximately … Continue reading Man, Child Fall from Okemo Chairlift

Skier Dies at Colorado’s Arapahoe Basin

Frisco, CO – A 32-year-old Redford Township, Mich. man died last Wednesday while skiing at Arapahoe Basin ski area in Colorado.nMichael Bettley was a Redford Township firefighter. The Summit County coroner indicates that the victim was traveling at a high rate of speed around 3:15 p.m. Wednesday afternoon when he lost control and tumbled, sustaining … Continue reading Skier Dies at Colorado’s Arapahoe Basin

World’s Fastest Skiers Compete in Subaru Velocity Challenge and FIS Speed Ski World Cup at Sun Peaks

Sun Peaks (BC), Canada – There won’t be any speeding tickets handed out as 40 of the fastest skiers on the planet will reach speeds in excess of 175 km/h at the 2011 Subaru Velocity Challenge at Sun Peaks Resort. North America’s only speed skiing event rockets ahead March 3 to 6 at the ski … Continue reading World’s Fastest Skiers Compete in Subaru Velocity Challenge and FIS Speed Ski World Cup at Sun Peaks

Colorado’s Keystone Resort Announces Third Annual Culinary Festival

Keystone, CO – Keystone Resort, 5280 Magazine and Stella Artois will present the third annual Keystone Culinary Festival March 4-6.nThe signature Grand Tasting event treats your taste buds to paired food and wine from Keystone’s local restaurants, including The Alpenglow Stube, The Keystone Ranch, The Ski Tip Lodge, Bighorn Steakhouse and others. The Alpenglow Stube … Continue reading Colorado’s Keystone Resort Announces Third Annual Culinary Festival

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