Located just 45 minutes from Queenstown, The Remarkables is an awesome network of terrain parks taking skiers from beginner through to expert. The opening day…
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 […]
Kelly Canyon Ski Resort, located in Targhee National Forest of eastern Idaho, is great for the family and boasts a large number of intermediate runs. Founded in 1957, Kelly Canyon continues to attract many skiers and snowboarders to its white powder slopes. As the only resort in the area that offers night skiing, Kelly Canyon […]
Hilltop Ski Area in Anchorage of Alaska is situated nearby Chugach State Park. Opened in 1984, Hilltop is Anchorage’s in-town resort. Ideal for skiers of all abilities and boasting a beautiful landscape, vacationers will have a wonderful time at Hilltop Ski Area. Picture it: You are standing at the base Hilltop Ski Area’s 30 acres […]
Strictly a winter resort, Brighton Ski Resort is located in the Wasatch Mountains in Utah. You’ll find its enormous 10 500 ft peak at the topmost of Big Cottonwood Canyon, where 500 inches of annual snowfall are just begging to be ridden. Brighton was opened in 1936 and has been continually updated and upgraded to […]