Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Snowbird, UT - With fresh snow falling on the "Tower 3" venue on Monday, the first ever Junior Freeskiing Nationals at Utah's Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort was postponed due to inclement weather. Blue skies resurfaced Tuesday morning and the Junior athletes had optimal conditions for the two-run competition. In the end, Annalise Manley of Jackson Hole, Wyo. and Riley Rose of Alta, Ut. won the 12-14 age division while Alex George of Jackson Hole and Snowbird local Leo Ahrens won the 15-17 age division.
Tuesday, March 10, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Eden, UT - Utah's Powder Mountain ski resort will be hosting a food drive on April 1st along with The Ogden Rescue Mission. Each person who donates five non-perishable food items will have their choice of a discounted all area adult lift pass for that day (a $16 discount) or a free single-ride Lightning Ridge Snowcat Pass ($12 value).
Monday, March 09, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Park City, UT - In less than a month the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame will be visiting Park City. On Saturday, April 4 former U.S. Ski Team members Cary Adgate, Nelson Carmichael, and Liz McIntyre, along with big mountain skiing legend Bill Briggs, will enter the National Hall of Fame at ceremonies to be held at Utah's Deer Valley Resort. All four inductees will be on hand and will be skiing in the area throughout the weekend.
Sunday, March 08, 2009 - 07:41 PM
Park City, UT - Jana Lindsey (Black Hawk, SD) and Ryan St. Onge (Winter Park, CO) won national aerials titles Sunday at the 2009 Sprint U.S. Freestyle Championships at Utah Olympic Park in Park City.
Saturday, March 07, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Snowbird, UT - Utah-based event production company, Mountain Sports International (MSI), will be staging the second stop on the 2009 Freeskiing World Tour (FWT) at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort this Tuesday through Sunday. Registration filled up in mere hours, proving that the 12th Annual Subaru U.S. Freeskiing Nationals is one of the most sought-after events in freeskiing.
Saturday, March 07, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Park City, UT - Aerialists from across the U.S. are set to kick off three weekends of U.S. freestyle competition Sunday as the 2009 Sprint U.S. Freestyle Championships hit Utah Olympic Park in Park City.
Friday, March 06, 2009 - 12:31 PM
Park City, UT - The final leg of the Swatch TTR World Snowboard Tour has arrived with only three weeks remaining in the men's 2009 competition season. This weekend, Park City Mountain Resort will host the 5Star Intelligent Design on Saturday. The Utah event will be the final chance for male riders to score points ahead of the tour-defining 6Star Burton U.S Open. A total 850 TTR ranking points and a $50,000 USD prize purse have lured many of the world's top technical riders to Park City. Whatever transpires this weekend will be pivotal to the season's final ranking.
Wednesday, March 04, 2009 - 05:42 PM
Snowbird, UT - Winds gusting over 70 miles per hour ahead of an approaching storm system forced the evacuation of a chairlift at Utah's Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort Wednesday afternoon.
Wednesday, March 04, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Salt Lake City, UT - The new Westminster Griffins Alpine Ski Team is off to a racing start this year as both men's and women's teams qualified for the 2009 National Championships. After their recent strong showing at the regional championships in Steamboat Springs, Colo., the team departed for Winter Park, Colo. to compete in the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) Nationals currently underway.
Tuesday, March 03, 2009 - 06:00 AM
Snowbird, UT - The 23rd Annual Steve Young Ski Classic brings an impressive group of NFL players and Olympians to Utah's Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort this Saturday to ski, snowboard and raise money for the Wasatch Adaptive Sports Program.