Jennifer Jones of Winnipeg opened the Canada Cup with a 9-4 victory over Edmonton's Kelsey Rocque on Wednesday morning at the Keystone Centre in Brandon, Man. Winners will lock up spots in the Olympic Trials next year in Ottawa.
Squaw Valley opened the their upper mountain on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, however, they did not turn on the drinking water to High Camp nor the Gold Coast Funitel area because, gasp, when the water in their newly rebuilt well system was tested it was discovered to contain e.coli and coliform bacteria, according to a story in the Sierra […]
You heard Johnny. Mountain High is now open and covered in white stuff so we guess it’s time for SoCal to dig out the snowboards, trade in the palms for pines and start pretending it’s winter all over again... or something like that. [Link: Mountain High]
‘Tis the season for consolidation and with K2 and Ride Snowboards for sale it’s no wonder that other brands aren’t doing the same. We’d all heard about it awhile ago, but it’s official now: the Swiss snowboard originators at Nidecker have picked up Flow Snowboards. “NIDECKER’s roots run deep with Flow as NIDECKER and FLOW […]
See 'Snowmads' Ski Dirt Lines in the Middle East Freeski Fabian Lentsch and the "Snowmads" crew leave the snow behind and shred mountains of sand in Iran. By Thomas Wernhart on 30 November 2016
G3 University Presents Speed Tips Episode 11 with Melanie Bernier – #G3U G3 and Melanie Bernier have joined up to bring you Speed Tips – a 12 video series highlighting “how to pull off an efficient day of mountain travel.” The eleventh episode of Speed Tips focuses on how to improve your kick turns while skinning. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, the X Games opened online voting for the Real Snow Backcountry 2016 snowboarding video competition by dropping brand new, 90-second edits from a half dozen of the world’s best snowboarders: All six brand new #RealSnowBackcountry edits are now LIVE on XGames.com! Click the link on our profile page to check ‘em out. Show More Summary
It's Time for Sarah Hendrickson's Return to Flight Ski Jumping The ski jumper is setting the foundation for a historic comeback to the sport she loves. By Megan Michelson on 30 November 2016
The life of a seasonal ski resort employee can be tough, with many resorts asking workers to report just after Thanksgiving despite fickle snow conditions that can make it hard for all those employees to receive hours early in the season. Show More Summary
Member of University Mountain Climbing Club Killed In Avalanche In Japan Tateyama Mountain Range, Japan – On Tuesday, November 29, 2016 three members of a six person group from the mountain climbing club at the Tokyo Institute Of Technology...Show More Summary
Canada's best curlers are set to compete in Brandon, Man. beginning Wednesday as they hope to claim top prize at the Canada Cup.
Merge4 brings together four boardsports heavies in the pursuit of quality socks. Founded by former Sessions co-owner Cindi Ferreira Busenhart, skater/artist Keith Meek, Las Vegas restauranteur Gigli Locatelli, and legendary skater and...Show More Summary
Tignes in the French Alps is one of the most dependable ski resorts in the world, home to France’s longest ski season at nine months, according to CNTraveler. It is also one of the biggest resorts in the world, with a staggering 6,233...Show More Summary
THANKS TO DIGITAL AGE MAGIC, I had a virtual sitdown with three kingpins of Sierra skiing: Michael Reitzell, President, California Ski Industry Association; Michael Gross, Director of Sustainability, Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows; and Amy Ohran, President and General Manager, Boreal Mountain Resort, Soda Springs Resort & Woodward Tahoe. Show More Summary
Yep. That sounds about right, duzzenit? Pat Moore, Bent Metal. Yep.
Witness Technical Wizardry by Torin Yater-Wallace Freeski The seven-time X-Games medalist flexes a medley of park muscle in a winter's worth of hammers. By Theo Lewitt on 29 November 2016
The White Maze is one epic mission in East Siberia Skiing Matthias Haunholder and Matthias Mayr take on their next challenge in Siberia. By Thomas Wernhart on 29 November 2016
The AMGA Tech Videos offer all sorts of useful info for mountain enthusiasts. In this episode, join Patric Ormond, AMGA Instructor Team Member, as he teaches us how to sharpen ice tools and crampons to keep you safe in the mountains....Show More Summary
Presenting Exploring Alberta, GrindTV’s in-depth look at four of the finest ski resorts within the Canadian province of Alberta. To kick off our tour of the Wild Rose Country, we’re turning our eyes towards the Lake Louise Ski Resort. Show More Summary
A week ago, Signal Snowboards officially introduced the world’s first-ever snowboard subscription service announcing the service through a video heralding the service as a breakthrough for the industry: The video — and the concept of...Show More Summary