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To the piste!

The constant stream of news coverage on China’s water crisis hasn’t dampened Beijing’s bid to host the 2022 winter Olympics and the production of a key, water-guzzling component of that bid: snow. 564 more words

Beijing Water

Top 5 Ski Passes for 2014-15 Season

As the golden leaves continue to pile up beneath our feet and the temperatures gradually plummet, we have but one thing to look forward to: ski season (and then eventually summer again!). 551 more words

Sports Sundries

Here's slopin': Three great snowy destinations for improving your ski skills

Whether you’re a devotee of double-blacks or a newbie who’s happiest cruising groomed greens, there’s always room to improve when it comes to your slope style. 809 more words

Life

Here's slopin': Three great snowy destinations for improving your ski skills

Whether you’re a devotee of double-blacks or a newbie who’s happiest cruising groomed greens, there’s always room to improve when it comes to your slope style. 809 more words

British Columbia

University of Michigan fraternity apologizes for vandalism, damage at northern ski resort

DOVER TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A University of Michigan fraternity has apologized after officials at a ski resort say its members caused thousands of dollars in vandalism.

Life

When Winter Storms are Like an Abusive Relationship

This winter, the weather in the Cascades is like an abusive relationship. You keep thinking that the next storm will be better, that it will bring more snow, that the rain is a thing of the past, that things will change. 423 more words

Skiing/Snowboarding

Downhill resorts recognize crossover appeal of cross-country skiing

By Karen Schwartz

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. — Driving north into the self-titled Ski Town USA in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, the first ski area one passes isn’t the famed downhill resort, but a new centre for cross-country skiing. 667 more words

United States