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  • Have at it!

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  • Naked Ski Jump Fail

    Dude's name is Sam Ruttiman. Lucky he didn't hurt himself with a ski edge or something :P Quote: The Canadian Australian freeskier competed in an event called the Toyota One Hit Wonder this weekend at Thredbo wearing only his skis and a helmet. Yes, just those two things.

  • Hunting Elk with Skis and a Lasso

    http://thesheridanpress.com/?p=24965 I posted something a while ago about hunters on skis, but this was new to me. Pretty wild. Ski down and catch up to / rope up an elk. I'm sure even local hunter VDK03 would find this impressive. Quote: “They get the lasso around the antlers and set perpendicular to the line. The elk gets pissed off and…

  • SLC launches new advertising campaign to pull in Colorado skiers

    http://abcnews.go.com/Travel/wireSto...kiers-25561908 Quote: Utah officials launched a $1.8 million campaign Tuesday to market Salt Lake City as "Ski City USA" in an effort to lure skiers away from top destination spots like Colorado and earn a bigger chunk of the lucrative winter sports market. I didn't realize Colorado had 3x the skier traffic that Utah has. Quote: Last season, Utah had…

  • IPhone owning skiers may wish to upgrade

    The iPhone 6 has a barometer built into it - which is a first for the iPhone. (Some Android phones have had barometers for a while.) This is good news for those of us who like to use our iPhone to track vertical statistics. I know that when I use my bicycling app, the vertical is WAY off. I don't…

  • When are you going to start skiing this year?

    I've noticed people here have different options in what really constitutes ski season. Some will start as soon as a WROD opens up, others will wait until the "real" terrain is opened, and some will even try to find some turns before anything opens up. Been jonesing for a while now, as soon as a WROD opens up, I'll be…

  • Bean and Brew Deal

    This seems like a great deal to me -a beer tasting event! Bean and Brew + Lodging + Waterpark From $165 per night for 2 people. Includes: Lodging in the Tram Haus Lodge (take a look here) 2 passes to the Bean & Brew including a commemorative pint glass and twelve draught tickets for sampling. Waterpark packages also include access…

  • Bean and Brew Deal

    This seems like a great deal to me -a beer tasting event! Bean and Brew + Lodging + Waterpark From $165 per night for 2 people. Includes: Lodging in the Tram Haus Lodge (take a look here) 2 passes to the Bean & Brew including a commemorative pint glass and twelve draught tickets for sampling. Waterpark packages also include access…