Thursday, May 21, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Sundance, UT - Sundance Resort's summer season kicks off Friday in time for the Memorial Day Weekend. Experience the splendor and the beauty of Mt. Timpanogos and the surrounding Wasatch Mountains at the Utah ski and snowboard resort in summer.
Thursday, May 14, 2009 - 11:08 AM
Snowbird, UT - Originally scheduled to wrap up the ski and snowboard season on Memorial Day, Utah's Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort has announced that it is now extending the ski season through June 14.
Saturday, May 09, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Park City, UT - U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) Alpine Director Jesse Hunt is leaving the organization to take over leadership of the Park City Ski Team, a USSA club program, according to USSA Vice President, Athletics, Luke Bodensteiner. Hunt is a former national team member who has worked for the USSA as a coach and program director for 16 years.
Friday, May 08, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Park City, UT - Deer Valley Resort announced on Friday that the Utah ski resort will be expanding its operations to include a property management division. The resort will pursue management of properties within the Deer Valley area, allowing them to extend their services beyond the slopes for the first time. To head up the new division, Kim McClelland has been appointed Director of Lodging Operations.
Saturday, May 02, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Park City, UT - Following the Rossignol Group's announcement last week that it was laying off a third of its work force and consolidating business operations to ensure its survival, the ski company announced on Friday that it was asking its team athletes and employees to accept a cut in compensation to "play their part" in the company's recovery.
Saturday, May 02, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Park City, UT - Olympic champions Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) and Julia Mancuso (Olympic Valley, CA) were among numerous national athletes on hand as the first round of U.S. Ski Team and U.S. Snowboarding competitors made their way into the new Center of Excellence in Park City. The national training and education center opened its doors to athletes this week in preparation for the Olympics in Vancouver just over nine months away.
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 - 01:22 PM
Snowbird, UT - Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort will present the first annual Bluegrass Camp for Kids, July 8-10. The camp is part of Snowbird's new Mountain Music Festival, which runs July 8-12 and will feature nationally renowned acts such as the Cowboy Junkie’s, Son Volt, Old 97’s, The SteelDrivers and more.
Saturday, April 25, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Park City, UT - Given the current economic and winter sports market conditions, the ski industry and the Rossignol Group face many changes and challenges to ensure financial success. On Friday, the Rossignol Group, which markets skis, ski boots, bindings and skiwear under the Rossignol, Lange and Dynastar brand names, announced a 30% reduction in its global and Park City-based North American work force.
Friday, April 24, 2009 - 04:11 PM
Snowbird, UT - Even though the Utah's 12 other ski and snowboard resorts have closed for the season with a deep snowpack blanketing their now-dormant slopes and trails, Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort is maintaining its tradition of offering skiing and riding to Memorial Day, and possibly beyond this spring.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 - 10:08 AM
Eden, UT - Powder Mountain is hosting the first annual ski benefit this Friday for the family of Brett S. Earl. Earl, a resident of the nearby town of Eden, died unexpectedly of a heart attack on April 11 at the age of 39. One-hundred percent of the proceeds of the ski benefit will go directly to the Earl family – Darnelle, Riley, Raj, Taj and India.