Social media and YouTube can serve as an inspiration to snow sport enthusiasts as the watch freestyle skiers and snowboarders pushing the limits and carrying out increasingly difficult maneuvers that seem to defy gravity…
A Snowskate can be described as a combination of a snowboard and a skateboard. It allows snowskaters to perform tricks usually done by skateboarders on hard surfaces. The sport of snowskating has grown in popularity. There are a few different snowskates on the market that snowskaters can choose from, made by leading brands in the winter sport industry.
The 2014 Winter Olympic Games will be held in Sochi, Russia. Additional disciplines have been added to the games, and have been welcomed by athletes, giving them more freedom as to the events that they can qualify in. Now snowboard slopestyle, parallel slalom snowboarding and slopestyle skiing events will also be allowed, and the International Olympic Committee has also made the decision to allow women’s ski jumping and halfpipe skiing into the next Winter Olympic Games.
This is a fantastic fund raising event to benefit Boarding for Breast Cancer. The event has much to offer participants and spectators of the Pink Rail Jam. Registration fees include a goodies bag, terrain park lift ticket and a pink raffle ticket. This is a great opportunity to strap your snowboard on for a worthy [...]
On the 19th of September 2010, the mini terrain park at the The Remarkables will transform into a day of fun, competitions and entertainment. The competition is exclusively for children who are sixteen years and younger, and parents and friends are encouraged to support the younger competitors from the side lines. Helmets are a compulsory [...]
To test your snowboarding and skiing skills, head towards the Loveland Ski Area on 1 May 2010, and participate in the Loveland’s Tall T’s n’ Tacos Terrain Park Competition. All ages are welcome to register for the event, which will be filled with challenges, fun and excitement. Lunch will be provided for all skiers and [...]
Canada’s Crystal Mountain Ski Resort, located just north of Okanagan’s Westbank in British Columbia, is every skier and snowboarder’s dream. Well-known for its exceptional terrain, great prices and hospitable atmosphere, Crystal Mountain is the ideal vacation destination for the entire family. Crystal Mountain Ski Resort’s carefully cared for slopes provide skiers with an exquisite view [...]
British Columbia, Canada, is just full of excellent skiing opportunities. One such place is Kimberley Alpine Ski Resort. The Kimberley Ski Resort has a good reputation amongst skiers for a number of reasons. One is the excellent variety of terrain and runs available, which caters to all skill levels. Another is the consistent snow conditions [...]
Beautifully situated within the Banff National Park at Lake Louise in Alberta Canada is the stunning Lake Louise Mountain Resort. The largest ski area in Canada, Lake Louise Mountain Resort attracts vast numbers of visitors to its snowy slopes annually. With such an extensive, magical landscape, varying difficulty levels and excellent facilities, the options are [...]
Alpenglow at Arctic Valley is situated in Chugach State Park, right beside Alaska’s Anchorage. This lovely ski area is operated by the volunteers who are members of the Anchorage Ski Club. Alpenglow is well-known by snow sport aficionados from around the continent. So whether you are a skier, snowboarder, telemark fan or ski skater, Alpenglow [...]