Latest skiing Stories

2009-03-11 15:02:00

- Agency's third year in a row with a REGGIE win - NEW YORK, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- SKI Activation, the recently formed entity combining the marketing resources of SKI & Company(R) and GEM Group, Inc., has been recognized with a 2009 Gold REGGIE Award for its work with Turner Broadcasting System's TBS network and its 10 Items or Less comedy series.

2009-03-10 08:46:34

Until now, coaches and athletes have analyzed videos to identify weaknesses in technique. "An analysis was based more on instinct than concrete measured values," explains Dr. Klaus Richter

2009-02-26 14:28:00

CLARKSTON, Mich., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- For winter sports enthusiasts, the arrival of warmer temperatures means carnivals and special discounts on Michigan ski slopes.

2009-02-13 13:05:03

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2009-01-30 08:00:00

GOVERNMENT CAMP, Ore., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Mt. Hood Skibowl, one of the oldest, consistently operated ski areas in the country, will mark its 80th year in operation by opening up its legendary ski jump hill to the public. "Come Fly with Us" is the theme for the Friday, Feb.

2009-01-19 13:59:00

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Courage Center's Ski and Snowboard Program (CCSS) is seeking participants for their 2nd annual Courage Cup on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009.

2009-01-13 13:19:00

BEMIDJI, Minn., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Courage Center's Ski and Snowboard Program (CCSS) seeks volunteers and students for their Buena Vista Adaptive Ski Program in Bemidji, Minn. Volunteers assist skiers with disabilities who are participating in a six-week adaptive ski program, Jan.

2009-01-12 06:00:00

Former Collegiate Skier A Model Of Perseverance, Poise BURLINGTON, Vt., Jan.

2009-01-07 07:00:00

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- SnowSports Industries America (SIA) released information from their SnowSports Consumer Panel. Overall, skiers and riders are concerned about the economy but they will participate as they always do, particularly if the snow continues to fall.

2009-01-06 14:30:00

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- While the overall retail market struggled to make it into the black after Thanksgiving, the snow sports market remained healthy with 3% growth according to SnowSports Industries America's (SIA) exclusive research.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.