Archive for Skiing

'Roller Skiing' Summer Training For Winter Athletes

While athletes prep for the summer Olympics, winter Olympians are also in training. For cross-country skiers, that means roller-skiing, which many serious skiers love to hate. But some people have come to love roller skiing so much that they're hoping it will one day be a summer Olympic sport.

Originally posted. July 18, 2012

'Roller Skiing' Summer Training For Winter Athletes

While athletes prep for the summer Olympics, winter Olympians are also in training. For cross-country skiers, that means roller-skiing, which many serious skiers love to hate. But some people have come to love roller skiing so much that they're hoping it will one day be a summer Olympic sport.

Originally posted. July 18, 2012

Spectacular skiing on Tasman Glacier

Skiing on Tasman Glacier in the Mount Cook National Park has proved  spectacular for enthusiasts over the past few days. 

Originally posted. July 12, 2012

Spectacular skiing on Tasman Glacier

Skiing on Tasman Glacier in the Mount Cook National Park has proved  spectacular for enthusiasts over the past few days. 

Originally posted. July 12, 2012

Skier living life on the edge – The Australian

Skier living life on the edge
The Australian
Chris Hocking at Cabbage Patch at Falls Creek in Victoria this week. "The conditions are great – it's some of the best skiing we have had at this time of year in some time,'' Mr Moegel, a 33-year-old ski technician and boot fitter at Yogi Moegel

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Originally posted. July 5, 2012

Skier living life on the edge – The Australian

Skier living life on the edge
The Australian
Chris Hocking at Cabbage Patch at Falls Creek in Victoria this week. "The conditions are great – it's some of the best skiing we have had at this time of year in some time,'' Mr Moegel, a 33-year-old ski technician and boot fitter at Yogi Moegel

and more »

Originally posted. July 5, 2012

Aspen Skiing Co. buys rights to Ziegler Reservoir water for snowmaking

SNOWMASS —  —Aspen Skiing Co. has signed an agreement with the Snowmass Water and Sanitation District to purchase rights to a portion of the water in Ziegler Reservoir to use

Aspen Skiing Co. purchases rights to Ziegler Reservoir water

Aspen Skiing Co. has purchased rights to water in Ziegler Reservoir, shown here, to use for snowmaking on Snowmass.

Creativity and Skiing: An Interview with Revived Films

With increasing camera affordability and the internet’s ease of distribution, the number of videos made about nordic skiing seems to grow exponentially every year. Where once you had to physically go and buy one of the few existing movies put out by national team members to be able to watch good skiers from the comfort [...]

Utah ski area offers Calif. free skiing all winter

A Utah ski area says it's offering free, unlimited skiing to California residents next winter.