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2013-09-20 23:18:31

EcoGroomer, Inc. a Colorado based resort services company announces long time industry insider, Mark Sanders joins the company as Vice President of Western Region Sales. Denver, CO (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Mr. Sanders joins EcoGroomer after serving as National Channel Sales Manager for health and military divisions with Superfeet Worldwide, Inc. for over a decade. As a life-long mountain sports enthusiast, Mark grew up in a resort town, was a competitive Nordic and alpine ski racer and...

2013-07-21 23:01:31

AllChalets offers chalet rental accommodations directly from the owners and thus allows customers to book the most affordable rental accommodations. The selection of ski accommodations includes private chalets, catered chalets, chalet hotels, ski-in ski-out apartments, and mountain lodges. London (PRWEB) July 21, 2013 AllChalets.com has just opened up bookings for ski accommodation rentals for the forthcoming 2014 ski holiday season, and the initial customers can enjoy great discounts....

2013-01-24 09:54:20

An increase in temperatures due to climate change could mean that the Andorran ski resorts have a shorter season in the future, especially in lower areas. A study undertaken by the Polytechnic University of Catalonia and the Andorran Sustainability Observatory has analyzed the specific case of the Pyrenean country and predicted that financial losses could come close to 50 million euros. SINC. 22 de enero de 2013 One of the major challenges when studying climate change effects is to...

2013-01-02 05:03:05

Skiers and snowboarders can book their equipment online at more than 600 rental shops in all major ski resorts in Austria, France, Switzerland and other European destinations. (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 Winter enthusiasts can now rent skis, snowboards, boots, etc. online via http://www.snowell.com/1/en/. SNOWELL serves 600 ski rental shops in more than 400 ski resorts throughout the Alps - in Austria, Switzerland, Italy, France, the Czech Republic, Germany and Andorra. SNOWELL is the best...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'