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Park City $50m upgrade creates biggest US resort

Park City $50m upgrade creates biggest US resort

Sat 13 December 14, Park City, USA

Vail Resorts have announced details of the company’s planned upgrades to Park City Mountain Resort for the 2015-2016 ski season. The plan, which totals over $50 million would establish the connection between Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort, creating the largest single ski area in the country with more than 7,300 acres of skiable terrain

Whitefish Mountain Resort Kicks Off 2014/15

Whitefish Mountain Resort Kicks Off 2014/15

Fri 12 December 14, Whitefish, USA

Whitefish Mountain Resort opened for its 67th Winter Season this Saturday, December 6 with new terrain and the new Flower Point chairlift.

Valley Ralley Heads To Hochzillertal

Valley Ralley Heads To Hochzillertal

Fri 12 December 14, Zillertal Arena, Austria

It's nearly time for the the second tourstop of the Zillertal Välley Rälley hosted by Ride Snowboards!

Angel Fire Resort’s Opening Day!

Angel Fire Resort’s Opening Day!

Fri 12 December 14, Angelfire Resort, USA

Opening lifts will include the Chile Express, Dreamcatcher and Chair 2 with top to bottom skiing and riding on Heading Home, Ridge Run, High Road and Dreamcatcher. The Railyard will also be open with some rails and jumps.

Stairsmasters returns in video format in 2015

Stairsmasters returns in video format in 2015

Thu 11 December 14

From February 19 to 22, 2015, for the third year in a row, Stairsmasters in video format will be part of the Snowboard Jamboree presented by Mazda in collaboration with Vidéotron Mobile.

Find a Christmas Snowboxx!

Find a Christmas Snowboxx!

Thu 11 December 14, Alpes d'Huez, France

From the people that brought you the Ultimate winter festival ­ get ready for the Ultimate winter treasure hunt!­

FWT CLUB SPREADS ITS ROOTS

FWT CLUB SPREADS ITS ROOTS

Thu 11 December 14, Scuol, Switzerland

Since the creation of the first FWT Club in 2012, progressive ski schools from across Europe are eager to update and modernize the range of classes they offer by incorporating these educational freeride classes.

Volkl Split & Freerirde Camps return in 2015

Volkl Split & Freerirde Camps return in 2015

Mon 08 December 14, Axamer Lizum, Austria

together with Volkl Snowboards and Blue Tomato, former Freeride World Tour Winner Aline Bock and Event Manager Pia Schroeter will be organizing the Volkl Split & Freerirde Camps in 2015 again.

Champs Open takes a break in 201415

Champs Open takes a break in 201415

Fri 05 December 14, Leysin, Switzerland

After 23 years without interruption the CHAMPS Open in Leysin, the oldest snowboard competition in Europe, has decided to take a break during the 2015 winter season

Freestyle Snowboard World Cup Gets Underway!

Freestyle Snowboard World Cup Gets Underway!

Thu 04 December 14, Copper Mountain, USA

Today, 4th December marks the opening of the 2014/15 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Cup seasons with the first halfpipe events in Copper Mountain (USA).

European Freeride Festival’s sales are open!

European Freeride Festival’s sales are open!

Thu 04 December 14, Livigno, Italy

It is now possible to purchase Freeride Passes and extra activities to be experienced during the powder event in Livigno.

Les 2 Alpes opens for the winter season

Les 2 Alpes opens for the winter season

Mon 01 December 14, Les Deux Alpes, France

Les 2 Alpes has opened for the winter with good conditions on the high slopes.

Snowstorm Blankets Colorado Ski Resorts

Snowstorm Blankets Colorado Ski Resorts

Tue 25 November 14, Crested Butte, USA

A significant fall snowstorm came through Colorado yesterday, enhancing early season conditions on the slopes of Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) ski resorts.

Skiing With Heroes heads to Klosters

Skiing With Heroes heads to Klosters

Tue 18 November 14, Klosters, Switzerland

Skiing With Heroes announces inaugural 'Business Challenge' 8th -11th January 2015

WST Introduce very first wst pro series!

WST Introduce very first wst pro series!

Tue 18 November 14

In May 2014 snowboard industry representatives, national associations, event organizers and riders, amongst others, met in Barcelona for at the annual General Assembly of TTR Pro Snowboarding.

UK Snowboarders show early season form!

UK Snowboarders show early season form!

Tue 18 November 14

With last weekend kicking off the start of the winter season for several of our Snowboarders there was plenty to be happy about in the British Ski and Snowboard Camp.

Gasser and Beauchemin win O'Neill Pleasure Jam!

Gasser and Beauchemin win O'Neill Pleasure Jam!

Mon 17 November 14, Dachstein Glacier, Austria

“We’ve seen a fantastic final contest day up here at the O’Neill Pleasure Jam”, speaker James Thorne sums up the day of the semis and the superfinals. And there’s probably no better description than that.

Haines Alaska Announced As Fourth Stop of the FWT!

Haines Alaska Announced As Fourth Stop of the FWT!

Thu 13 November 14

It is with great excitement that the SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR BY THE NORTH FACE® (FWT) announces that Haines - Alaska has been selected as its fourth stop of the coming season.

Burton Hosts World’s Largest Street Contest!

Burton Hosts World’s Largest Street Contest!

Tue 11 November 14

Burton will officially kick-off winter in Tokyo, Japan on November 15th by hosting the world’s largest street snowboarding contest.

The Stubai Glaicer 1415 Season in Underway!

The Stubai Glaicer 1415 Season in Underway!

Tue 11 November 14, Stubai Glacier, Austria

The 2014/2015 is underway on the Stubai Glacier with fresh powder predicted in the next few days!