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Good Snow + Strong Economy = Busy Ski Season

Denver, CO – A strong and seemingly stable economy, coupled with generous snowfall across most of the Rocky Mountain and Far West ski resorts, is getting credit for positive momentum, mitigating the slowdown in last month’s aggregated booking pace at destination ski resorts across the West. The winter mid-season summary for more than 290 participating lodging properties … Continue reading Good Snow + Strong Economy = Busy Ski Season

15th Anniversary of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games: Looking Back and Looking Ahead

Salt Lake City, UT – Fifteen years ago this week, the world’s eyes turned to Salt Lake when the region hosted the 2002 Winter Olympics. Utah not only became the winter sports capital of the world during the 17-day run as host of the XIX Olympic Winter Games, but the city of Salt Lake was forever … Continue reading 15th Anniversary of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games: Looking Back and Looking Ahead

World Cup Leaders Take Top Spots at Deer Valley Dual Moguls

Park City, UT – Over 10,000 fans packed the slopes of Utah’s Deer Valley Resort on Saturday night to watch freestyle skiing’s biggest show worldwide – dual moguls on the Champion run. And the show didn’t disappoint. Despite showing some kinks in his armor, Canadian superstar Mikaël Kingsbury prevailed over teammate Marc-Antone Gagnon for the win, … Continue reading World Cup Leaders Take Top Spots at Deer Valley Dual Moguls

McKinnon Lands On Podium at Deer Valley Aerials

Park City, UT – The best aerialists in the world put on a fantastic show in front of thousands of fans on Friday night at the Visa Freestyle International at Deer Valley Resort in Park City. Kiley McKinnon, of Madison, Conn., landed her first podium of the season, finishing second on her home turf and putting … Continue reading McKinnon Lands On Podium at Deer Valley Aerials

National Ability Center Hosts Huntsman Cup

Park City, UT – Bringing together athletes of not just varying ability, but skill levels from Paralympic veterans to youth and developing athletes, the Huntsman cup focuses on providing opportunity to  athletes who are hopefuls for future Paralympic games in 2018 and 2022. The 28th annual Huntsman Cup will take place February 7-10 in Park City, as one … Continue reading National Ability Center Hosts Huntsman Cup

Schild Tops Deer Valley Podium

Park City, UT – The atmosphere at the first night of the Visa Freestyle International at Utah’s Deer Valley Resort on Thursday was electric, with the best moguls athletes in the world battling it out on the resort’s Champion run for the Putnam Investments Freestyle Challenge title. In the end, it was American Morgan Schild, of … Continue reading Schild Tops Deer Valley Podium