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Vonn Sets Sights On Olympics, Records, Racing Against Men

DENVER (AP) – Always the consummate planner, Lindsey Vonn has every detail scribbled in a calendar from now until her season starts in November. Workouts, upcoming trips, ski camps, appointments — all of the ordinary stuff. 1,039 more words

Sports

The Origins of Snowboarding in Utah

by STEPHEN KONKLER

Snowboarding began in 1965 with the invention of the “Snurfer.” Sherman Poppen, an engineer and father in Michigan, invented the first prototype of a snowboard as a toy for his daughter by attaching two skis together side by side and putting a rope at the very front of the board for control. 1,176 more words

Geography & Places

Bridget Jones does Snowbombing


“I feel like Bridget Jones does skiing”, I mutter to my friend as we near the top of the gondola escalator, skis ever so elegantly slipping out of my grip and ski boots digging into my shin causing me to walk like John Wayne in his worst form. 805 more words

Travel

Flurries

The snow was perfect this day, when we wove our way through secluded trees in Keystone. For every inch of snow our skis crushed, another inch was floating through the air and settling over our tracks. 140 more words

Photography

Mammoth Mountain

Every year, my family and I take at least a couple trip to Mammoth. We usually go either during winter break or spring break.

Every time we go we always meet up with friends because there’s always friends we know up there. 309 more words

Adventure

Official Stoke: Big Sky's Season Edit Will Make You Yearn For Winter's Return

We miss winter already and this video isn’t helping. Thanks to the folks @BigSkyResort for putting such a rad video together and capturing some great memories along the way. 6 more words

Skiing