Tag Archives: Ontario

74-Year-Old Woman Dies After Skiing Accident

Collingwood (ON), Canada – A 74-year-old woman has died in a hospital following a skiing accident at Craigleith Ski Club in Collingwood on Sunday. Provincial police have identified the victim as Betty Tkachuk of Collingwood. They have released very few details surrounding the incident, other than that they do not consider the death suspicious. Tkachuk’s death results … Continue reading 74-Year-Old Woman Dies After Skiing Accident

Intrawest Q2 Loss Narrows

Denver, CO – Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc., the owner or operator of six ski resorts across North America as well as other businesses, has reported results for the three and six months ended December 31, 2016. The company’s net loss in the second quarter of fiscal 2017 at Steamboat and Winter Park in Colorado, Stratton Mountain in … Continue reading Intrawest Q2 Loss Narrows

Accident Kills Skier at Blue Mountain

The Blue Mountains (ON), Canada – A 48-year-old man died after sustaining serious injuries in a skiing accident at Ontario’s Blue Mountain Resort on Saturday night. Following the incident the victim was transported to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Few details are yet available, but the Ontario Provincial Police are investigating the death. … Continue reading Accident Kills Skier at Blue Mountain

Report: Intrawest Considering Sale

Denver, CO – Intrawest Resort Holdings, the owner or operator of six of North America’s most popular ski resorts, is considering putting itself up for sale, according to a news story published today by Reuters. Founded by entrepreneur Joe Houssian in 1976 as a privately funded Canadian real estate development company, Intrawest now owns or operates … Continue reading Report: Intrawest Considering Sale

Canada Snowboard Announces 2016-17 National Championships Venues

Vancouver (BC), Canada – Canada Snowboard, along with Snowboard Ontario and Quebec Snowboard have revealed the locations for this year’s Canadian National Championships. Mt. St. Louis Moonstone and Horseshoe Resort, in Barrie, Ontario, will play hosts to the Sport Chek Air Nation Freestyle Nationals presented by Mazda Canada & Burton for the second straight year from March 5-12, 2017. … Continue reading Canada Snowboard Announces 2016-17 National Championships Venues

The M.A.X. Pass Adds Six More Resorts

Denver, CO – It’s only been three weeks since we told you about 10 more ski areas added to the multi-resort M.A.X. pass for 2016-17. Scratch that, you can now call it 16 more resorts, for a total of 38. Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) has now come on board with the program. Despite … Continue reading The M.A.X. Pass Adds Six More Resorts

Toronto Snow Show Welcomes Winter

Mississauga (ON), Canada – With snowfall expected in the not so distant future, it’s now time for Canadians to embrace winter. From ski and snowboard enthusiasts who simply can’t wait for winter, to families of all ages who want to tackle winter in a fun and affordable way, next week’s Toronto Snow Show is ready to help you prepare for … Continue reading Toronto Snow Show Welcomes Winter