Canadian ski resorts are enjoying excellent snowfall this season, attracting a host of snow sport enthusiasts from Europe, as many European resorts experienced a slow start to the season. Many resorts in North America have been enjoying extensive snowfall, with the Polar Vortex keeping temperatures low, much to the delight of skiers…
With its name derived from the Norwegian term skikjøring, translated ‘ski-driving’, skijoring offers loads of snow sport fun for both human and canine (or equine) participants. Skijoring relies on a close partnership between skier and dog…
This is a great opportunity to check out the latest in snow sport gear and venues with more than 200 exhibitors and over 125 resort operators all under one roof…
Ruckus in the Rockies is a Snowboard Team Battle featuring a unique Jam format. Building on the success of the 2011 event, Ruckus in the Rockies will take place at Lake Louise, Alberta.
The World Cup slalom event held on Sunday at Ofterschwang in Germany was certainly a memorable one, as Erin Mielzynski became the first Canadian woman to win the event in 41 years. This was also the young 21-year-old skier’s first World Cup victory.
The Trent Riverside Railjam will attract skiers and snowboarders of all ages from around Ontario to compete for great prizes and cash. The day will include live music, a sponsor village, prizes for spectators and beer gardens.
This annual event at Kicking Horse Resort is an exciting showdown of freeriders tackiling the challenging mountain terrain, park jump and ending with a bronco ride.
The Volcom Peanut Butter & Rail Jam is a fun-filled snowboarding event. Divisions are divided into guys of 15 years and under, guys of 16 and over, girls and open.
The North Face Canadian Open Freeskiing Senior Championship is for freeskiers from 19 years of age and up. It is also an official qualifying event for the Freeskiing World Tour.
This event is open to junior freeskiers from 7 to 18 years of age. Inspection takes place on the Wednesday, with the 12 to 15 years qualifier on Thursday. Friday features the qualifier for the 7 to 11 and 16 to 18 age gropus. Saturday is when the finals for all cateogires take place.