Skiing / Sports

Norway the best team in Planica

Mar 25 9:44am FIS-Ski.com - Ski Jumping - News RSS
The team of Norway, with Robert Johansson, Johann Andre Forfang, Anders Fannemel and Andreas Stjernen, won the final team competition of the 2016/17 season on Saturday with 1551.6 points. In a breathtaking competition the Norwegians came in ahead of Germany (1502.6 points) and Poland (1493.8 points). The 25 000 enthusiastic fans also saw a new amazing hill record of 251.5 m, set by Poland's Kamil Stoch.
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Wellbeing Week in The French Alps

Mar 25 6:49am InTheSnow
Les Menuires in France’s Three Valleys is to stage its first ‘Wellbeing Week’ at the start of April. Running from the 1st to the 8th of April 2017), the week offers, “…a series of courses, treatments and classes aimed at promoting health, relaxation and maintaining optimum health,” a Les Menuires spokesperson said. Those courses, treatments… The post Wellbeing Week in The French Alps appeared first on InTheSnow.
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First time evah in Utah. A WICKED good time!

Mar 24 6:50pm Read About the Latest Happenings on the Slopes
My mom's first time in Utah! We checked out Park City Mountain and the Midway Crater. She had a blast even though there wasn't a Dunkin Donuts on every corner.
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WATCH: Leo Taillefer's Newest Continuous Shot Video Is Worth The Watch

Mar 24 6:37pm Unofficial Networks
Mr. Leo Taillefer just posted the latest edition of “Leo’s Lines” and its (...)...
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WATCH: Rapidgrass Sings The I-70 Blues In Hilarious New Music Video

Mar 24 5:58pm Unofficial Networks
Lead by pro skier and picker, Mark Morris, Rapidgrass is Colorado bluegrass band with a modern twist. In their latest video, Morris (...)...
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VIDEO: How to Talk Like a Snowboarder ft. Craig McMorris

Mar 24 3:45pm Unofficial Networks
“Well to be honest I don’t know what I’m saying half the time either.” (...)...
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Snow Has Returned to Utah!

Mar 24 3:30pm Read About the Latest Happenings on the Slopes
It's that time of year, what I call the Best of Both Worlds Season. What the heck am I talking about? Read on and find out.
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3 Storms are headed the west over the next 5 days.

Mar 24 3:05pm Liftopia Blog Ski & Snowboard
This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Powderchaser Steve Summary I am on the chase so this post will be on the brief side. It’s snowing above 7500 feet in Utah currently with 3-4 inches overnight in the upper... Read More → The post 3 Storms are headed the west over the next 5 days. appeared first on Liftopia Blog.
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3 Storms Are Headed West Over The Next Few Days

Mar 24 3:05pm Liftopia Blog Ski & Snowboard
This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Powderchaser Steve Summary I am on the chase so this post will be on the brief side. It’s snowing above 7500 feet in Utah currently with 3-4 inches overnight in the upper... Read More → The post 3 Storms Are Headed West Over The Next Few Days appeared first on Liftopia Blog.
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WATCH: Tomer's Take | Two Storms Headed For Colorado Next Week

Mar 24 2:58pm Unofficial Networks
KDVR’s Chris Tomer give his take on two storms that will impact Colorado by Wednesday next week. Look for the second (...)...
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Utah Lowers Baseline Blood Alcohol Limit For DUI To .05%

Mar 24 2:45pm Unofficial Networks
Utah is breaking with the rest of the country by lowering the bar for what constitutes drunk driving reports NPR. Related: Public (...)...
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Utah Lowers Blood Alcohol Limit For DUI To .05%

Mar 24 2:45pm Unofficial Networks
Utah is breaking with the rest of the country by lowering the bar for what constitutes drunk driving reports NPR. Related: Public (...)...
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Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in France

Mar 24 2:19pm InTheSnow
The snow has been falling in France again over the past few days. First off there was 20-30cm in the French Pyrenees on Wednesday and over the past 48 hours there have been similar falls reported at many French ski areas, the biggest at Chamonix, Bonneval, Serre Chevalier and Val Cenis. " Skier au-dessus des… The post Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in France appeared first on InTheSnow.
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Copper Mountain Resort Announces Capital Improvements

Mar 24 2:02pm Colorado Ski Country USA Blog
The new Kokomo Express High Speed Quad Chairlift to open Winter 2017 Gated access lift pass technology to be installed The Rocky Mountain Coaster at Copper Mountain will be the longest alpine coaster in North America Woodward Copper WreckTangle to open Summer 2017 Today Copper Mountain Resort announced several capital improvements including a new Kokomo [&hellip The post Copper Mountain Resort Announces Capital Improvements appeared first on Colorado Ski Country USA Blog.
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Stefan Kraft first winner on the final weekend

Mar 24 2:00pm FIS-Ski.com - Ski Jumping - News RSS
Austria's Stefan Kraft won the first of three Ski Flying event on the final weekend of the Ski Jumping season in Planica (SLO). With jumps of 243 m and 240.5 m (490.2 points), the 23-year-old of the club SV Schwarzach took a clear win ahead of the two Germans Andreas Wellinger and Markus Eisenbichler. After this win the overall World Cup title is now within reach for Kraft. ...
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Super unconventional: With its tenth film, Field Productions continues to turn skiing on its head

Mar 24 12:41pm Freeskier Magazine
Field Productions’ new ski and snowboard flick, Supervention 2, is right up there with the season’s biggest Hollywood flicks—in literal terms, at least. The film was advertised on the marquees of over 150 theaters in Norway, alongside the likes of blockbusters like Snowden and Deepwater Horizon. It’s not all that surprising when you consider Norwegians […] The post Super unconventional: With its tenth film, Field Productions continues to turn skiing on its head appeared first on Freeskier Magazine.
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FUNNY: Jim Gaffigan Seriously Hates Cross Country Skiing

Mar 24 11:59am Unofficial Networks
“Cross country skiing seems like a sport that was invented after someone bought skis and before they discovered they (...)...
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NOT FUNNY: Jim Gaffigan Seriously Hates Cross Country Skiing

Mar 24 11:59am Unofficial Networks
“Cross country skiing seems like a sport that was invented after someone bought skis and before they discovered they (...)...
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Alex Hall just destroyed Woodward Coppers park in his Sparetime.

Mar 24 11:50am Freeskier Magazine
Between filming, competitions and regular day-to-day activities, the life of a pro skier can be pretty busy. But this season, Alex Hall found some time to travel from his home base in Park City, Utah to the slopes of Woodward Copper in Colorado to make a new edit. Titled Sparetime., it’s filled with bangers from […] The post Alex Hall just destroyed Woodward Copper’s park in his “Sparetime.” appeared first on Freeskier Magazine.
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Colorado's Front Range Loses Out While Telluride And Silverton Get POWnded! [Photo Tour + Snow Totals]

Mar 24 11:39am Unofficial Networks
The storm that was supposed to deliver relief to the central mountains of Colorado seems to have gotten stuck in the San Juan Mountains, (...)...
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FUNNY: This Is How They Boot Cars @ Crystal Mountain in Washington State

Mar 24 11:39am Unofficial Networks
Crystal Mountain in Washington State has a pretty hilarious method of booting cars in their parking lot. Do you thumb it to the hardware (...)...
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VIDEO: Ivanka Trump Looks Like A Decent Skier On Recent Family Trip To Aspen

Mar 24 11:22am Unofficial Networks
Politics aside, respect Ivanka for forgoing the poles and being an attentive ski mom while taking the little ones shredding in Aspen. (...)...
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Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in Austria

Mar 24 11:18am InTheSnow
Austria has been battling against spring as many of the country’s ski areas enter their final few weeks of winter 2016-17. Bases are getting thinner across the country although there has been some snow on higher slopes in recent days – Ischgl and Obergurgl among the beneficiaries of 15-20cm of fresh snow, and there’s more… The post Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in Austria appeared first on InTheSnow.
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VIDEO: Henrik Harlaut Interviewed About Contest Skiing, Stardom and The Joy of Freeskiing

Mar 24 11:02am Unofficial Networks
FIS caught up with Henrik “WuTang Is For The Children” Harlaut in Voss-Myrkdalen, Norway to talk (...)...
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The 10 Best Ski & Snowboard FilmsEVER!

Mar 24 10:31am Powder White Ski & Snowboard Blog
We all love a good ski film. Whether it’s park rats sending it off monster kickers, retro back country snowboards dressed as unicorns or beautifully produced mountainous shots that leave you breathless. After spending the whole winter in a room watching multiple ski films, eating pizza and drinking beers, we have shortlisted the 10 best ski films of all time! Watch the full films here with Powder White. Claim (2008) Full Film HD – 1h 14m Matchstick Production created this award-winning approach that saw the … Continue reading → The post The 10 Best Ski & Snowboard Films…EVER! appeared first on Powder White Ski & Snowboard BlogbyGeorge Biffen.
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Ethical Questions Arise From Republican Governor's Ski Tweet

Mar 24 10:29am Unofficial Networks
A government official tweeting promotional language for his own business interests has come under fire from state Democrats who have (...)...
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Which Skier Are You?

Mar 24 10:00am Unofficial Networks
Infographic by Igluski.com...
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Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in Canada and the USA

Mar 24 9:32am InTheSnow
A fairly snowy week in North America after little fell the week before this, and there’s also plenty more snow in the forecast as we enter spring and head towards April. In the US the biggest snowfalls (up to 50cm in the past few days) have reported in the west in Colorado, Utah and Oregon,… The post Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in Canada and the USA appeared first on InTheSnow.
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Mens Ellipse Jacket and Merino Mens Tech Lite SS Crew T-Shirt Review

Mar 24 7:20am Snow.Guide
First tested out at the ISPO show, Ski Editor Rob Stewart has been wearing these Icebreaker items ever since. The post Men’s Ellipse Jacket and Merino Men’s Tech Lite SS Crew T-Shirt Review appeared first on Snow.Guide.
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Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in Italy

Mar 24 6:48am InTheSnow
Western Italy has got snowy once again with half-a-metre of snow in Cervinia in the last few days and big snowfalls too in the Aosta Valley.  Macugnaga has also had more than a foot of snow. As usual for the time of year, now that spring is here, conditions are best on higher runs with… The post Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in Italy appeared first on InTheSnow.
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2017/18 Winter Flights From 63pp!

Mar 24 6:27am Powder White Ski & Snowboard Blog
This is not your usual blog post from us but we couldn’t help shout about the huge savings for next years flights! At Powder White we love saving our guests money on flight deals. If you book today you could get a London Gatwick to Geneva flight from £62pp over the Christmas and New Year period* *This price is from the time and date of the research conducted. The price will increase with the increase of sales…So you better be quick!  From there you can … Continue reading → The post 2017/18 Winter Flights From £63pp! appeared first on Powder White Ski & Snowboard BlogbyGeorge Biffen.
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Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in Switzerland

Mar 24 4:43am InTheSnow
The snow has returned to parts of Switzerland in the past few days giving a snowy start of spring, particularly on higher slopes. Andermatt and Saas Fee both reported more than 30cm/a foot of new snow in 24 hours on Wednesday/Thursday and Engelberg and Grindelwald were among other resorts reporting similar snowfalls. The snow is… The post Where To Ski or Snowboard at the End of March 2017 in Switzerland appeared first on InTheSnow.
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INTO THE WHITE Curtis Ciszek Remix part

Mar 24 3:20am InTheSnow
Cinematography & edit by Nathan Avila / Collab Films Shot on-location in British Columbia, Canada – Kingfisher Heliskiing Photography by Adam Moran Giro Snow / Snowboarding The post INTO THE WHITE – Curtis Ciszek Remix part appeared first on InTheSnow.
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WATCH: 15 Year Old Freeskier Sessions Abandoned California Mining Town

Mar 23 10:48pm Unofficial Networks
15 year old Truckee native Cody LaPlante got special permission from the state parks team that oversees the Bodie (...)...
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WATCH: The Guy Who Trolled Powder Skiers @Snowbird Drops #SuperUnknown Edit

Mar 23 5:28pm Unofficial Networks
After heading to Snowbird and telling everyone they’re “brain dead idiots” for skiing (...)...
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Round 2: The Office Dogs of Skis.com

Mar 23 4:23pm Skis.com Blog
About a year and a half ago we first introduced you to the Office Dogs of Skis.com. Here at Skis.com, we’re very proud of our dog-friendly work environment and over the past year, the puppy population has exploded around the hallways. In honor of 2017’s #NationalPuppyDay, meet the latest crew of four-legged friends. Muzzy Gus […] Read more... The post Round 2: The Office Dogs of Skis.com appeared first on Skis.com Blog.
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2017s Top 10 Biggest Ski Areas In North America

Mar 23 4:15pm Liftopia Blog Ski & Snowboard
A few years ago, I put together a list of the biggest ski areas in North America. Re-reading it recently, I was surprised just how quickly the list had got out-of-date—it seems the biggest ski areas in America keep getting... Read More → The post 2017’s Top 10 Biggest Ski Areas In North America appeared first on Liftopia Blog.
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#TBT: That Time Callum Pettit Tomahawked Straight Into A Crevasse

Mar 23 4:05pm Unofficial Networks
Back in 2010, Callum Pettit went huge for TGR’s “Light The Wick“ and ended up (...)...
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SnowCast: Artic Air For Northern New England | Snow For Jay Peak [#SkiTheEast]

Mar 23 3:46pm Unofficial Networks
Winter Storm “Stella” saved the season in the east and now Tim Kelley is looking forward to a (...)...
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VIDEO: Two Guys BASE Jump From Wind Turbine

Mar 23 3:26pm Unofficial Networks
Pretty surprised the wind turbine didn’t start moving downward as he got far out on its wing. *Video courtesy of Negative4 (...)...
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WATCH: Aussies Take First Turns Of The Season Thanks To Innovative Snowmaking System

Mar 23 3:20pm Unofficial Networks
Thanks to their new “Snowfactory SF 220,” Mt Buller gave some lucky aussies the chance (...)...
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Spring Hits Colorado Ski Country

Mar 23 2:35pm Colorado Ski Country USA Blog
Spring has officially arrived at Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) ski areas and resorts with longer and warmer days and spring skiing conditions. In addition to great events for the whole family, guests should check the weather report and the Colorado Ski Country snow report for a chance to ski late season powder. Below is [&hellip The post Spring Hits Colorado Ski Country appeared first on Colorado Ski Country USA Blog.
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The Unofficial POW: 3 Storms Will Hit The Western USA Over The Next 5 Days

Mar 23 2:08pm Unofficial Networks
[Forecast courtesy of Powderchasers] Short Term Forecast: Snow will continue in northern Utah today with freezing levels (...)...
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5 Tried and True Spring Skiing Must Haves

Mar 23 1:55pm Unofficial Networks
Spring is officially underway. Soon we will be cruising down slushy slopes and enjoying cold beers on the sun decks.  Here are 5 (...)...
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Winter Park ski train service may expand next season

Mar 23 1:34pm Ski Vacation Blog Ski Vacation Blog
The Denver Business Journal reported that about 18,000 people rode the Denver to Winter Park ski train this year, which exceeded expectations. Now, officials are in talks to expand that service. “Amtrak and Winter Park executives are meeting in Denver this week to talk about possibly expanding the service, which currently runs Saturdays and Sundays […] The post Winter Park ski train service may expand next season appeared first on Ski Vacation Blog.
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Building Skis With Top Flite Tech For Young Women

Mar 23 12:49pm Unofficial Networks
Anyone born before 1995 knows just how bad ski equipment can be for young kids– let along girls. Coalition Snow is here to change (...)...
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10 Ski Areas Where You Can Ski Right Through Spring

Mar 23 12:28pm InTheSnow
It’s been a mixed ski season with some epic snowfalls but also, at times, temperatures too warm and some centres seeing too little snow. We’re now in to spring and most resorts will be closing in April, the first of them even before Easter. Some, however, will remain open in to early May and yet… The post 10 Ski Areas Where You Can Ski Right Through Spring appeared first on InTheSnow.
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All about the 2017 World Ski & Snowboard Festival

Mar 23 12:21pm Ski Vacation Blog Ski Vacation Blog
Combine spring skiing and classic end-of-season celebrations, like outdoor concerts and parties, at North America’s No. 1 ski resort with a world-class line-up of filmmakers, photographers and professional ski and snowboard competitions and you’ve got the perfect event for mountain and music enthusiasts. Whistler Blackcomb is once again hosting the World Ski & Snowboard Festival, […] The post All about the 2017 World Ski & Snowboard Festival appeared first on Ski Vacation Blog.
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WATCH: KC Deane Laces Canadian Couloirs On A Mountain Bike

Mar 23 12:11pm Unofficial Networks
“After years of traveling south to Utah to go freeride it was time to point it north.” KC Deane has (...)...
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THROWBACK: 1990 Vancouver Ski Show with John "Tramp To Ramp" Ross

Mar 23 11:20am Unofficial Networks
There is a lot to appreciate in this 3 minute blast of 1990 ski culture.  John “Tramp To Ramp” Ross puts on a demo at (...)...
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VIDEO: Not Your Traditional Gap Jump....

Mar 23 10:53am Unofficial Networks
Rome Snowboards rider, Len Roald Jørgensen, getting skiing and living dangerously.  If you have ever banged your knee off a tree in (...)...
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WATCH: Winter Park Ski Train A Success, Expanded Service Possible Next Season

Mar 23 10:46am Unofficial Networks
Amtrak announced end-of-season ridership totals Wednesday and the numbers were good. 18,000 people rode the train, meeting ridership (...)...
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WATCH: Popping Pesky Pillows with Rifles

Mar 23 10:24am Unofficial Networks
Rory Bushfield leads an interesting life up in Squamish. When he not flying around in bush planes or skimboarding frigid rivers behind (...)...
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WATCH: Drones Becoming Indispensable For Backcountry Search and Rescue

Mar 23 10:07am Unofficial Networks
*this is obviously a promo video for DJI but valid nonetheless. For a variety of reason, more and more folks are pushing their limits into (...)...
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NOAA: Winter Storm Watch Issued For Colorado | Up To 14" Forecasted By Friday Morning!

Mar 23 9:57am Unofficial Networks
A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for mountains of central Colorado with the biggest accumulations coming at the high (...)...
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WATCH: Mountain Biking Down An Abandonded Mineshaft With Kilian Bron

Mar 23 9:38am Unofficial Networks
Ever thought of mountain biking through an abandoned mine shaft? Yeah– neither did we… for obvious reasons. *Video (...)...
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Sunset Perfection with Sage Kotsenburg and Sven Thorgren

Mar 23 8:09am InTheSnow
oin Sage Kotsenburg and Sven Thorgren as they trow down during sunset on a perfect jump. The post Sunset Perfection with Sage Kotsenburg and Sven Thorgren appeared first on InTheSnow.
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Fresh Snow for the Pyrenees

Mar 23 8:01am InTheSnow
The Pyrenees have enjoyed one of the best seasons for a winter (and now spring) that has been less than perfect across most of Europe. The southern mountains have had more consistent snowfalls over the past five months and most ski areas have built up good bases ahead of the final month or so of… The post Fresh Snow for the Pyrenees appeared first on InTheSnow.
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Robert Johansson takes quali win in Planica

Mar 23 7:58am FIS-Ski.com - Ski Jumping - News RSS
The victory in the qualification for the first individual competition at the World Cup final in Planica (SLO) went to Norway's Robert Johansson, who already proved his flying skills when he held the world record for a short period of time last weekend in Vikersund.
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Hucking cliffs and Skiing Powder at Kicking Horse and Revelstoke

Mar 23 6:04am InTheSnow
Skier Owen Leeper headed up to Kicking Horse B.C. and Revelstoke for 2 days of skiing at each resort. Pillows, cliffs and great powder. The post Hucking cliffs and Skiing Powder at Kicking Horse and Revelstoke appeared first on InTheSnow.
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