Numerous opportunities exist this year for women who want to expand their skiing and backcountry awareness. The post Fostering a new wave of women’s avalanche clinics appeared first on GrindTV.com.
From the mountains of Afghanistan to the most prestigious competition in winter sport, skiers Alishah Farhang and Sajjad Husaini are on the brink of Olympic history. Recently, Afghanistan Olympic Committee president Mohammad Zahir Aghbar...Show More Summary
Spyder, the official uniform partner for the U.S. ski team, has unveiled designs for the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics, starting Feb. 9, 2018. The post US ski team unveils uniforms for the 2018 Winter Olympics appeared first on GrindTV.com.
Way before national weather services started using advanced satellite imagery and ocean surface temperatures to forecast annual snow totals, winter lovers relied on the nature around them to make their yearly weather projections. It’s...Show More Summary
Alpenglow's Jeff Dostie shares a few steps and tips for skiers looking to invest in a backcountry ski setup. The post How to buy a backcountry ski setup appeared first on GrindTV.com.
The Canadian Supreme Court ruled unanimously that development in the Qat’muk area would not violate the Ktunaxa’s right to religious freedom, possibly reopening plans to develop the land into a massive ski resort. The post Jumbo: Sacred land or ski resort? appeared first on GrindTV.com.
After six Olympic medals across five winter Olympic Games, alpine skier Bode Miller is retiring ahead of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games. The most decorated American Olympic skier in history, the 40-year-old made it official recently,...Show More Summary
For the skier looking for a little extra adventure this winter, whether it's exploring resorts across the country or spending more time in those right in their backyard, we've mapped out the best road trips for getting the most out of the M.A.X. Pass. The post The best skiing road trips for M.A.X. Season Pass holders appeared first on GrindTV.com.
POWDER takes a look at all of the materials that make up a pair of skis, giving information on the different types and constructions. The post What’s inside your skis? appeared first on GrindTV.com.
THE QUESTION hanging like a thought bubble over all our heads: How long must we wait for snow to slide on? Actually, we need not wait at all. Mt. Rose opened last weekend. And Boreal is about to. Other openings are below; for a crash course in what’s new on the mountains, check this out. And this,
Go inside Julian Carr's thought process and carefully calculated planning before sending it off a 210-foot cliff in Switzerland. The post How pro skier Julian Carr tackled a 210-foot cliff appeared first on GrindTV.com.
Skinning is not for the faint of heart, but it does provide a completely different on-hill experience. Here are our tips for uphill resort skiing. The post Uphill Resort Skiing: What you need to know and where you need to go appeared first on GrindTV.com.
This year's 18th annual Powder Awards are happening in Breckenridge, Colorado, December 14, and the POWDER staff needs your help choosing the best male and female skier of 2017. The post Voting is now open for this year’s Powder Poll Awards appeared first on GrindTV.com.
IT’S HAPPENING. Though our thoughts are stuck on fire and heat, snow is falling, cold is setting in. In Colorado, Arapahoe Basin is open. In Nevada, Mt. Rose is blowing snow. Mornings in Tahoe are well below freezing. Get ready for skiing. Ah, but are the ski mountains ready for you? Let’s take a look
2017 Winter Dew Tour has released their schedule of events as part of the U.S. qualifiers for the 2018 Winter Olympics in snowboarding and freeskiing. The post Start planning now to see Olympic qualifiers at Dew Tour Breckenridge appeared first on GrindTV.com.
For the skier looking for a little extra adventure this winter, whether it's exploring resorts across the country or spending more time in those right in their backyard, we've mapped out the best road trips for getting the most out of the M.A.X. Pass. The post The best skiing roads trips for M.A.X. Season Pass holders appeared first on GrindTV.com.
Winter is soon coming, so the folks at POWDER put together a how-to guide for buying new skis with five essential tips on getting a new pair of skis. The post How to buy new skis appeared first on GrindTV.com.
The new snow certainly gets everyone excited, but it's also a good time to reflect on what it means for those getting their early season turns, as well as the winter snowpack ahead, cautions avalanche safety experts. The post Fresh snow kicks off the season, but skiers beware appeared first on GrindTV.com.
This story originally appeared in POWDER. Words by Julie Brown. I don’t think twice about buying a season pass. It’s a line item in my budget and as important to my happiness as a roof over my head, and unless my friends decide to mass...Show More Summary
The USSA will take a formal proposal to the executive board of the FIS next week requesting skier Lindsey Vonn be permitted to race against men in 2018. The post Lindsey Vonn’s request to ski against men to be heard by FIS next week appeared first on GrindTV.com.