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Snow report: Big storms in Europe, Loveland kicks off season

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Tignes kicked off the ski season this past week

Big snowfalls in Europe this past week cleared the way for many resorts to kickstart their seasons. The good news is that more is on the way this weekend.  Continue reading ‘Snow report: Big storms in Europe, Loveland kicks off season’

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Vonn squeaks out the hometown girl in Maribor

Tina Maze might be running away with the Overall title this season, but Lindsey Vonn stole the day and collected her third career GS victory at the Slovenian's home race in Maribor Saturday.

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Dom Paris wins Hahnenkamm DH for Italy

Dominik Paris take a bow. The 23 year old Italian is the 2013 Hahnenkamm downhill champion and the downhill standings leader and 70,000 euros richer after outskiing the rest of the world on the downhiller's downhill, the Streif at Kitzbuehel.

Canada's Erik Guay, skiing right behind Paris, had the lead through out most of his run down the legendary course and held what is said to be the best, high line across the travsere heading to the Zeilschuss to the finish, but somehow lost time to Paris and finished second by .13, his best career result at Kitzbuehel.

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Aspen Winter X Games, bring extreme numbers and prizes at play

Next week’s 17th edition of the Winter X Games marks a return of this snowy action in Aspen. Each year, the event is more intense and the competitive level are bigger. The Winter X Games have grown and helped shape a number of other world-class extreme ski competitions around the world princess castle model: e1-163. But it’s influence goes beyond the immediate extreme skiing community, as the event attracts millions of eyeballs around the world and on the Internet that pay big dividents to ESPN , the main driver of these games. Krush media gave us a top view of this event by the numbers as to just what people are doing with this event.   Continue reading ‘Aspen Winter X Games, bring extreme numbers and prizes at play’

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Vintage car race to end in Cortina

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The 10th annual Winter Raid rally is set to depart from St. Moritz in a couple of days

The tenth edition of the WinterRaid (www.raid.ch), will feature a dazzling array of vintage race cars as they make their way from St. Moritz to the Italian resort of Cortina.

The race which is traditionally held in Germany will be take 90 vintage cars competing on this new 260 km winter journey from Switzerland to Italy for the first time.

The race begins in St Moritz on 17th January with the cars scheduled to start arriving in  Cortina during the afternoon of the following day, 18th January.

 

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New Hampshire cable car celebrates 75-years

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Cannon Mountain Tramway circa image is credited with the development of skiing in the granite state.

Cannon Mountain  ski area in New Hampshire is celebrating 75 years since the construction of the first cable car in North America (or ‘tramway’ as our North America cousins prefer to call them). Continue reading ‘New Hampshire cable car celebrates 75-years’

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Is 2013 the year we’ll finally see Meadowlands come to life?

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Will it finally open in 2013? The US developer is confident it will be ready for next year's Superbowl.

The New Jersey Star Ledger has listed l the $3.8 billion ‘American Dream | Meadowlands™’ at lucky number 13 in its list of 13 things for New Jersey residents to look forward to in 2013.

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