Investigators determined that a fracture of the main drive shaft of the lift's secondary gearbox initiated the rollback, and that the lift's bullwheel brake engaged and operated properly. Investigators also identified an apparent manufacturer design issue in one of the lift's components as contributory to the accident.
Pats Peak Ski Patrol is dedicated to its Young Adult Patroller Program, designed for the young patroller ranging from 15 to 18 years of age. This program is a fun filled, yet educational experience for all these young patrollers
Mont Ste. Anne is the official host of the technical races for the 2015 Sports Experts Canadian National Championships. Canadian alpine and para-alpine athletes have come from all across the country to compete in the technical races.
Agnes succeeds Andy Mooney, who is no longer with the company. In addition, Greg Healy, Quiksilver’s APAC region president, has been promoted to president of Quiksilver, Inc., and Bob McKnight has been appointed chairman.
Mammut parent Conzzeta said, "the Sporting Goods segment faces a tough market trend overall in Europe and is likely to see demand leveling out."
Apparently Elliot is a longtime fan and Crap advocate. Goodness. SIN suggests readers avoid googling 'crap advocate' on a works computer....The results are unlikely to bring up a list of bad lawyers !
“Best female session of all time” – Spencer O’Brien (CAN, snb), ”I honestly believe that this is the most progression that freeskiing and snowboarding has seen in a week, ever.” – Emma Dahlström
now enthusiasts still have time to make spring turns and take advantage of lodging discounts, daily activities and a variety of events before the season comes to a close on Sunday, April 12.
Human Movement is the latest addition to Powdr’s unique portfolio of businesses that include mountain resorts, action sports camps, content production and media.
Although spring has arrived, there is still a lot of ski season left as Colorado has one of the longest ski seasons in the country, often stretching well into May
“I couldn’t be more hyped to have Jody on the team,” said Taylor Ricci, K2 Canadian Team Manager
McKennis and Duffy take national Super G titles, NTG Racer Nina O’Brien takes GS title
Vail Resorts Receives Approvals for its $50 Million Capital Improvement Plan at Park City Mountain Resort
Big Sky Resort is hosting Whiskey A-Go-Go on April 11, 2015 featuring whiskey tastings from five Montana distilleries
Freeride World Tour stop in Verbier (SUI) is confirmed for Saturday March 28th 2015 with first start at 9:00am CET. This year's competition marks the 20th anniversary of the trendsetting event that evolved to become the Freeride World Tour.
“After 17 years on the national team and the last year on my own time has come for me to retire from ski racing,” Cousineau wrote. “This week I will do my last Canadian Championship.
The fun continues through April 19 (closing day), with a series of signature events including competitions and kids’ events in addition to the Bud Light FREE concert series.
“I think it’s time to get to the sidelines,” Simoncelli commented on his decision.
“We are thrilled to provide great Tahoe value for skiers and riders who want to experience an authentic mountain which has served as a training ground for world-class athletes and fosters a revered employee culture that translates into an exceptional guest experience,” says Sierra-at-Tahoe General Manager, John Rice.