11/16/2018 11:25 AM
11/16/2018 11:12 AM
This week in the world of ski news, we've got a variety of fun topics! For starters, the U.S. Ski Team announced their Freestyle team rosters, which include an eye raising amount of feeder hill talent. Plus, we double down on news from Aspen, with an exciting announcement from DPS and an olive branch from the resort's management. Finally, we round things out with coverage of the looming impact of tariffs on the ski industry as well as a handful of exciting edits. Find out all you need to know in this week's Top 5 Friday!
11/9/2018 12:20 PM
A lot went on this week in the world of skiing, with a wide range of topics being covered. Despite a gap in the World Cup ski racing schedule this week, Mikaela Shiffrin still made it into mainstream media in a way that should win her some new fans, while assuring us that the future of ski racing is in good hands. Plus, we'll build upon last week's coverage of smart technology's growing presence in the world of skiing as we introduce you to Emma, Vail's new automated personal assistant. From there, we'll check in on the state of skiing in the U.K., before rounding out the week with an excellent article from Freeskier that details Alterra's origin story. Find out all the details in this week's Top 5 Friday!
11/2/2018 12:09 PM
We've got a good one for you this week as the FIS World Cup ski racing season is officially underway! Sort of. We'll tell you more about that inside, as well as bring you some eye opening number regarding the sales of Alterra's new Ikon Pass, news from Saddleback Mountain in Maine, and a check in on the state of smart technology in skiing thanks to an article from Forbes. All in all it was an exciting week in the world of skiing, and we'll tell you all about it in this week's Top 5 Friday!
10/26/2018 11:01 AM
This week in ski news, we're a mixed bag of emotions as we have two lives to celebrate, as well as news regarding ski area expansions. Starting with the good news, we'll share a story from Bloomberg that highlights the excitement surrounding the east coast for the ski season ahead, as well as a new development plan from Washington's Mission Ridge Resort. From there, we'll highlight and celebrate the life of freeski legend Jon McMurray who passed away this week, as well as the life of Joachim Ronneberg, an ally soldier in World War 2 who, with the help of his skis, changed the course of history. Find out all you need to know from the world of skiing in this week's Top 5 Friday!