Skiing / Sports

Turns Out Kendall Jenner Is Not So Good At Riding A Bicycle...

May 16 3:21pm Unofficial Networks
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FUNNY: How To Make It To The Hill With A Horrible Hangover [Mpora]

May 16 3:19pm Unofficial Networks
We’ve all been there. Hugging the porcelain bowl while your friends are out getting neck deep in a bowl much less smelly. (...)...
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Score May Powder At These 4 Ski Resorts

May 16 2:59pm Liftopia Blog » Ski & Snowboard
1. Mt. Bachelor The inches keep piling up at Mt Bachelor who’s already gotten 11 inches this week with more to come. After an outstanding season with a cumulative snowfall total of 600 inches this season, Mt. Bachelor plans re-open for... Read More → The post Score May Powder At These 4 Ski Resorts appeared first on Liftopia Blog.
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101-Year-Old D-Day Veteran Claims Record For Oldest Skydiver

May 16 2:55pm Unofficial Networks
A 101-year-old man has set a world record for oldest skydiver, according to the British company Skydive Buzz. Bryson William Verdun (...)...
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Aspen Local Places Blame On Resort and Disabled Veterans Group Following Ski Accident

May 16 1:34pm Unofficial Networks
Correction: The previous title stated that the defendant is countersuing when in fact he’s filed a (...)...
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72 Year-Old Aspen Local Faults Resort and Veterans Group For Collision With Volunteer

May 16 1:34pm Unofficial Networks
At first glance, 72 year-old Michael Sura is not your everyday spring chicken looking to channel his inner Bode Miller. Yet that’s (...)...
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Kimbo Sessions 2017 was the unofficial style conference of skiers

May 16 1:31pm Freeskier Magazine
Last week, we posted an article about Kimbo Sessions—one of skiing’s most unique and down-to-Earth events. That article outlined hopes for video from the event to be released in the near future and, voilĂ , here it is. Watch KIMBOSESSIONS 2017 PT 1 by Fredrik Angelsen—featuring the talents of Henrik Harlaut, Phil Casabon, Antti Ollila, Colby […] The post Kimbo Sessions 2017 was the unofficial style conference of skiers appeared first on Freeskier Magazine.
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English Indoor Moguls Championships lands at Snozone Castleford this weekend and entries open for Slopestyle and Ski/Snowboard Cross Championships

May 16 1:15pm InTheSnow
The English Indoor Moguls Championships begin this weekend at their new home of Snozone in Castleford, with entries open until 18th May. Taking place on Saturday 20th May, the country’s best Mogul skiers will descend on Yorkshire to tackle the purpose-built moguls course and show off their impressive skills.   Just under a month later,… The post English Indoor Moguls Championships lands at Snozone Castleford this weekend and entries open for Slopestyle and Ski/Snowboard Cross Championships appeared first on InTheSnow.
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WATCH: Rafters Rescued As Water Levels Rise In Colorado Rivers

May 16 12:53pm Unofficial Networks
Emergency crews had to rescue rafters on Eagle River in Eagle County, Colorado over the weekend as river levels rise as mountain (...)...
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WATCH: Tanner Hall Is Back On That 'Dummy Tip' With Some Fresh Trick Shots

May 16 12:08pm Unofficial Networks
When the snow has melted and the #SkiBoss isn’t shredding BC pillow lines anymore, he breaks out the B-Ball and get’s back to (...)...
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VIDEO: Fully Solar Powered Electric VW Bus

May 16 12:06pm Unofficial Networks
Granted it only works if you’re traveling in sunny destinations but there is something undeniably awesome about never having to go to (...)...
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WATCH: Rope Swing Paragliding the Swiss Alps

May 16 11:42am Unofficial Networks
BASE jumper Quentin Luçon and his paraglider buddies friends team up to make a unique rope swing high above Swiss Alps.
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Why The Disposable is the Perfect Ski Camera

May 16 11:09am Colorado Ski Country USA Blog
Even though you may think that disposable cameras are only something that hipsters and those protesting the modern age use, they are actually the best hassle-free option to snap stills with while skiing. I took one for a test run on a day of late spring cruising, and discovered the perfect simplicity for myself. Here’s [&hellip The post Why The Disposable is the Perfect Ski Camera appeared first on Colorado Ski Country USA Blog.
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Skier falls to bottom of crevasse in the Swiss Alps

May 16 11:08am Freeskier Magazine
Imagine skiing down a dreamy face in the Swiss Alps and, BAM, you break through the ground and fall to the very bottom of a massive crevasse. This is exactly what happened to Jamie Mullner, who fortunately came away from the accident without any injuries. Also fortunate was the fact that he was filming with […] The post Skier falls to bottom of crevasse in the Swiss Alps appeared first on Freeskier Magazine.
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FUNNY: Lauren Hill Gives Surfing A Much Needed Reality Check

May 16 11:08am Unofficial Networks
“The only wax I’ve had this month has been on my board” Big props to Lauren Hill for caring more (...)...
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State of the Backcountry 2017: Greenland and Spring in the Sierra Nevada

May 16 10:37am Unofficial Networks
From polar powder to the best corn skiing on planet earth, this report comes to you from Arctic Greenland and the Sierra Nevada. (...)...
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RENT NOW: Heli-Skiing Superyacht [Nearly $1 Million A Week]

May 16 10:15am Unofficial Networks
What’s better than heli-skiing? Heli-skiing from a the deck of a superyacht. The superyacht (...)...
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Rent Now: Heli-Skiing Superyacht (Nearly $1 Million A Week)

May 16 10:15am Unofficial Networks
What’s better than heli-skiing? Heli-skiing from a the deck of a superyacht. The superyacht ‘Cloudbreak’ is the (...)...
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North Korea Off-Piste | 4K Snowboarding in the Secret State

May 16 10:11am InTheSnow
Having been granted special permission to film inside one of the most secretive countries in the world, Britain’s fastest snowboarder sets off to experience first hand this country we know so little about. The post North Korea – Off-Piste | 4K Snowboarding in the Secret State appeared first on InTheSnow.
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New Brands for the Summer: Womens Edition

May 16 8:00am Skis.com Blog
Spring time is here and summer is on its way, and that means it’s time for some new clothes.  Yep, it’s finally time to put away those winter coats and snow pants and trade up for some lightweight and even some technical gear for your summer adventures.  Whether your summertime activities involve hiking the backcountry, […] Read more... The post New Brands for the Summer: Women’s Edition appeared first on Skis.com Blog.
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Kimmo Savolainen new on Turkish coaching staff

May 16 8:00am FIS-Ski.com - Ski Jumping - News RSS
Pekka Niemelae will get some support from home in his work as head coach of the Turkish Ski Jumping team. Kimmo Savolainen will replace Frederic Zoz on the coaching staff of the Turks.
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Stoke The Flame. Part 3

May 16 5:54am InTheSnow
Stoke the Flame Part 3 is the concluding video for the series. We hoped for blue skies and stable snow packs this spring. Boy were we wrong. Snow continued to fall day after day right until the end of the season leaving the snow pack less than desirable and forcing us to stick to the… The post Stoke The Flame. Part 3 appeared first on InTheSnow.
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Superyacht Designed For Heli-skiers Available To Rent

May 16 4:03am InTheSnow
A superyacht equipped with a helipad has been kitted out with a ski room to allow wealthy heli-skiers to base themselves near any snow-covered mountains year-round. The 237.86ft /72.5m superyacht ‘Cloudbreak’ was built in 2016 by German boat builders Abeking & Rasmussen and is now available to rent at €750,000 per week, plus a further… The post Superyacht Designed For Heli-skiers Available To Rent appeared first on InTheSnow.
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2016/17 aerials World Cup season recap

May 16 1:53am FIS-Ski.com - Freestyle Skiing - Moguls & Aerials - News RSS
A look back at some of the biggest stories from the 2016/17 FIS Freestyle Skiing aerials World Cup...
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FIS Alpine officials to meet in Portoroz (SLO)

May 15 10:18pm FIS-Ski.com - Alpine Skiing - News RSS
After a short break to recover from the intense 2016/17 season, the focus is now on the winter 2017/18 and the preparations are in full swing. In this sense, the FIS family will gather at the Grand Hotel Bernardin in Portoroz (SLO) from the 24th to 27th of May for the FIS Calendar Conference.
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Mt. Bachelor Will Reopen For 4th of July

May 15 4:09pm Unofficial Networks
Official Press Release: BEND, Ore. (May 15, 2017) – With more than 560” of recorded snowfall and 10 feet of snow still (...)...
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GRAND CANYON: Massive 130 Foot Cliff Jump In Memory of Friend

May 15 4:06pm Unofficial Networks
Don’t know the backstory but this is a pretty incredible way to honor the memory of a friend. Brad Botwinski must (...)...
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Mt Bachelor Will Reopen For 4th Of July Skiing/Riding

May 15 3:52pm Unofficial Networks
560″ of snowfall this season is allowing Mt Bachelor to reopen its slopes to the skiing and riding public (...)...
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Potent Spring Storm Will Bring Big Snowfall To Most Of The Western USA This Week!

May 15 2:57pm Unofficial Networks
A unseasonable winter storm system is headed for the Western United States and most mountainous areas west of the continental divide (...)...
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Editors Review: DPS Wailer Alchemist 112 skis and Dynafit Rotation 10 bindings

May 15 1:47pm Freeskier Magazine
I’ve had the opportunity to test the new DPS Wailer Alchemist 112 skis on four separate occasions—two of which paired the skis with the soon-to-be-released Dynafit Rotation 10 bindings. First let’s talk about the skis. The Alchemist series, which will be available to purchase in the fall, is meant to relieve the common problems that […] The post Editor’s Review: DPS Wailer Alchemist 112 skis and Dynafit Rotation 10 bindings appeared first on Freeskier Magazine.
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NOAA: Winter Storm Watch In Effect For Snowbird | Up To 14" Forecasted By Thursday Morning!

May 15 1:41pm Unofficial Networks
Just when we thought winter was finally over, the Wasatch delivers a May powder surprise that gives Utah skiers and riders a reason to hoot (...)...
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WATCH: Skateboarder Redefines The Term 'Popping The Question'

May 15 1:06pm Unofficial Networks
Pro Skateboarder, Alec Beck recently put all men to shame after putting together the best proposal in skateboarding history. (...)...
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Team nominations in Italy and France

May 15 12:40pm FIS-Ski.com - Ski Jumping - News RSS
The national ski associations of France (FFS) and Italy (FIS) recently also announced their teams for the 2017/18 season.
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These North American Ski Areas Are Still Open [Closing Dates]

May 15 12:06pm Unofficial Networks
With snow in the forecast this week for California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado– second ski season is still in full swing for those (...)...
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Hannah Kearney Visits NPR's Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

May 15 11:33am U.S. Ski Team News - Freestyle
Hannah Kearney is one of the greatest mogul skiers of all time. But what does she know about business moguls? Peter Sagal, host of NPR's Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!, challenges Kearney to a round of Not My Job on the May 13 episode recorded in Salt Lake City, UT.  Listen - Not My Job: Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me! Quizes Hannah Kearney on Business Moguls Hannah Kearney...
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WATCH: Rotting "Carcass Cam" Gives Unique Perspective of Yellowstone's Grey Wolf and Bear Populations

May 15 11:24am Unofficial Networks
Ronan Donovan set up a camera trap near a bison carcass in Yellowstone in March 2016 and the results are pretty cool. Donovan (...)...
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VIDEO: ICELANDAIR Just Tricked Out An Aircraft With A Glacial Paint Job

May 15 11:05am Unofficial Networks
With an interior designed to mimmic an ice cave and an exterior celebrating one of Iceland’s most iconic natural features, (...)...
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WATCH: When You Forget Your Skis But Still Wanna Jib...

May 15 10:53am Unofficial Networks
Not good for those who argue park skiing has descending into the realm of rollerblading but impressive nonetheless. Squidskiing is a (...)...
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NPS Officials Offering $5k Reward For Info Regarding Death Of Rare White Wolf @Yellowstone

May 15 10:34am Unofficial Networks
National Park Service officials are offering up a reward of $5,000 to anyone with conclusive information regarding an illegal shooting of a (...)...
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NPS Officials Offering $5k Reward For Info Regarding Shooting Of Rare White Wolf @Yellowstone

May 15 10:34am Unofficial Networks
National Park Service officials are offering up a reward of $5,000 to anyone with conclusive information regarding an illegal shooting of a (...)...
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MAMMOTH: Kids 12 and Under Ski For Free For Rest of Season (At Least July 4th)

May 15 10:31am Unofficial Networks
“Now through the end of the season, kids 12 and under ski and ride for free. Just visit a ticket window to obtain a (...)...
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Squaw Will Run KT-22 Chairlift Until 7PM on May 20th!

May 15 10:30am Unofficial Networks
Next Saturday, May 20th, Squaw Valley will be running the great chairlift in the world, KT-22 aka the Mothership,  until 7 p.m. (...)...
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Cody Townsend and Josh Daiek took the European ski trip of a lifetime; you can, too

May 15 9:00am Freeskier Magazine
The Alps are the tallest and most expansive mountain range in all of Europe, running 750 miles long, 160 miles wide and covering an area of 77,000 square miles. Inhabiting portions of the countries of Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Slovenia and Switzerland, the peaks are hallowed grounds for skiers—especially ski mountaineers. With this […] The post Cody Townsend and Josh Daiek took the European ski trip of a lifetime; you can, too appeared first on Freeskier Magazine.
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Crystal Cuisine: Indulge in a Ski Chalet Cooking Course

May 15 7:35am Ski-buzz
Whether you’re preparing for a season as a chalet host or just want to perfect your tartiflette, the Crystal Chalet Cooking Course is without a doubt, the best way to do it.  What is it? The main aim of the course it to get an insight into life in the kitchen as a Chalet Host. From organizing […] The post Crystal Cuisine: Indulge in a Ski Chalet Cooking Course appeared first on Ski-buzz.
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Freeskier.coms 10 most-watched videos from the 2016-17 ski season

May 15 3:00am Freeskier Magazine
Now that spring has sprung and summer’s on its way, team FREESKIER brings you this: our 10 most-watched videos from the 2016-17 ski season. The ranking below is a result of data gathered from September 1, 2016 to today, May 15, 2017—entirely based off of Freeskier.com pageviews. Check out who made the cut, and stay […] The post Freeskier.com’s 10 most-watched videos from the 2016-17 ski season appeared first on Freeskier Magazine.
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Improve Your Skiing in Summer

May 14 1:45pm InTheSnow
The winter might be over, but you can still keep skiing or boarding if you want to, you just have to head on to indoor snow, to one of Europe or North America’s glacier areas, or from June down to the southern hemisphere. You can also take instruction to improve your ski skills ready for… The post Improve Your Skiing in Summer appeared first on InTheSnow.
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SMILE: Ski Racing MOM End's Her Career In Style

May 14 11:19am Unofficial Networks
Who can forget when Sarah Schleper ended her 15 year career on the World Cup circuit by picking up a passenger mid-course. What a most (...)...
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WATCH: Would You Ride This Cliffside Trail In PERU?

May 14 10:47am Unofficial Networks
One false move and its game over on this high consequence mountain biking trail is located in Ollantaytambo, a village in the Sacred (...)...
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WATCH: Yard Sales Are So Much Better When Everyone Is Watching...

May 14 10:30am Unofficial Networks
Another amazing mach speed blowout at the greatest amphitheater of carnage in the sport of skiing. Happy Mother’s Day.  Oh now (...)...
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Peyragudes Snowboarding holiday in the French Pyrenees

May 14 8:44am Snow.Guide
On a gloriously hot early-spring day, we drove the short journey from St Lary to Peyragudes, deep within the stunning French Pyrenees mountains. I say short journey as it was only supposed to take 45 minutes but actually took a lot longer.  If you have a rendezvous with a guide or friends, it is important […] The post Peyragudes – Snowboarding holiday in the French Pyrenees appeared first on Snow.Guide.
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WATCH: Apparently Dirt Biking Is A Great Way To Access Big Mountain Objectives

May 12 3:08pm Unofficial Networks
Victor Galuchot and Pierre Guyot recently used their motor bikes to access some pretty sweet high alpine lines in the alps and even though (...)...
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Top spas in Ski Country

May 12 2:27pm Ski Vacation Blog » Ski Vacation Blog
By Morgan Tilton When we choose an incredible mountain location for a winter vacation—like the Tetons, Wasatch Range or Colorado’s Rocky Mountains—it can be hard to slow down and relax when the terrain and conditions are simply too good to be true. To offset the physical demands of travel and outdoor play, a spa date […] The post Top spas in Ski Country appeared first on Ski Vacation Blog.
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WATCH: This Is How To Properly Send It Into The Weekend (Max Speed Quad Backflip Off Resort Roller)

May 12 2:25pm Unofficial Networks
Open up the throttle and commit to the rotation.  This quad backie in Verbier, Switzerland is the textbook definition of sending it. (...)...
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VIDEO: World's First "Drone-Diving" BASE Jump

May 12 2:19pm Unofficial Networks
Not sure if it technically counts as a B.A.S.E. Jump but it is certainly a world’s first as Ingus (...)...
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NOAA: Almost Two Feet Of Fresh Forecasted This Weekend For Parts Of Oregon

May 12 1:23pm Unofficial Networks
Ullr is on his way out of the Northern Hemisphere but before he bids North America farewell, the god of snow is going to drop almost two (...)...
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Snow Is Falling In South America! [Photo Tour + Forecast]

May 12 12:25pm Unofficial Networks
South America is seeing its first snowfall of the season and Chile in particular is pulling down big snowfall while their Argentinian (...)...
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Gear Were Testing: Backpacks, coolers, shorts and pants we used this week

May 12 11:06am Freeskier Magazine
Welcome to another roundup of Editor’s Reviews from FREESKIER. Each week our editorial staff provides in-depth, honest reviews about the gear they’re testing. Our goal? To point you towards the best brands and products on Earth so you can trust your equipment whole-heartedly and have as much fun in the mountains as possible. Read up […] The post Gear We’re Testing: Backpacks, coolers, shorts and pants we used this week appeared first on Freeskier Magazine.
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WATCH: I-70 Closes As Road Workers Blast For Rockfall Mitigation

May 12 10:48am Unofficial Networks
“All of a sudden the side of a mountain just flew off.” -Adam Truesdell Expect (...)...
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SEND IT INTO THE WEEKEND: The Most Brutal Kayaking Crash Reel You've Ever Seen

May 12 10:25am Unofficial Networks
“It’s a fine line between Boater and Beater…” Videos like this will make you (...)...
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VIDEO: Would You Buy A $32 GoPro Compatible "Action Hat"?

May 12 10:23am Unofficial Networks
“Because honestly, the head strap sucks. Filming your adventure hands-free is now as easy as popping on a hat. (...)...
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