Much sought after building permits have been granted in several top Austrian ski resorts including Saalbach, Galtür/Ischgl, and Kühtai.
Based in Sun Valley, Idaho, Smith Optics, Inc. was founded in 1965 with the creation of the first-ever goggle featuring a sealed thermal lens and breathable vent foam. This invention would revolutionize the powder skiing experience and make Smith Optics a worldwide brand in the years to come
Vail Resorts Introduces Mobile Technology Allowing Guests To Buy Ski Lift Tickets & Skip Ticket Window
“EpicDay Lift Tickets are a fresh take on buying daily lift tickets in advance,” said Kirsten Lynch, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Vail Resorts.
This ski season Squaw | Alpine ups the ante yet again with the first ski resort Google Glass App and guide programs that get skiers and snowboarders on more of the mountain than ever before, as well as new on-mountain dining experiences and world-class events.
FFS names 15 starters.
Hochkar Installs Two Sunkid Moving Carpets with Evolus Gallery To Provide Access To Newly Developed Kids’ World
Moving Carpet as a replacement for a T-bar lif
The replacement will be able to operate in higher winds than the current chair, one of the first detachables to be built in the US.
“2015 was supposed to be a curtain call for two of the sport’s biggest stars, Bode Miller and Lindsey Vonn, but Miller, Vonn and Julia Mancuso have more in them and are all back" said commentator Steve Porino
“Our third quarter results validate our growth strategy and demonstrate our ability to manage our powerful portfolio in ways that ensure we deliver solid results,” said Eric Wiseman, VF Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.
US Forest Service Publishes Final Record Of Decision Guidelines For Vail Mountain’s Epic Discovery Proposal
“We’re thrilled that this final record of decision will allow us to move forward with the first phase of our construction plans next summer and have Epic Discovery – including new activities, experiences and educational opportunities – fully operational in the summer of 2016,” said Chris Jarnot, senior vice president and chief operating officer of Vail Mountain.
“The Octoberfest celebration is the place to be to celebrate fall. Even if you don’t ski or snowboard, it’s a fun time to hang out and take in the gorgeous views of the mountain,” says Jim Wall, Pats Peak Events Director
What's next - Manchester United Snowboards [actually probably yes....]
The resort will host the Finals of the Men’s and Women’s Alpine Skiing World Cup in all disciplines (Downhill, Super G, Giant Slalom and Slalom) from 18 to 22 March 2015. This is the first time the finals have been held in France
Winter Games NZ 2015 take place from 21-30 August and feature alpine skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, freeskiing and curling at Coronet Peak, Snow Farm NZ, – Cardrona Alpine Resort and Naseby.
In the ejector seat after only 16 months !
“Since the first high country snowstorms several weeks ago, snowmakers and groomers have been working diligently to deliver a memorable Opening Day, and we’re thrilled to see our guests enjoy their first day of the season”, said CSCUSA President and CEO Melanie Mills.
New trails for the winter and resort reports bumper summer numbers.
Seven men and six women to compete in World Cup opening event
“The whole team had gone for a short jog in Sölden, followed by juggling and playing with a football. Suddenly, I felt like something hit my leg hard and I knew immediately what was wrong. Shit happens,” says Akse