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2011-08-16 13:20:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced a worldwide multi-year partnership agreement with two-time Olympic gold medalist, professional snowboarder and skateboarder Shaun White. White will represent all six of Vail Resorts' world-class mountain resorts (Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado and Heavenly and Northstar in California/Nevada), and Northstar at Lake Tahoe will become his home mountain and primary...

2009-11-11 16:55:00

GAYLORD, Mich., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Otsego Ski Club, Michigan's only private ski club, will host some of the world's top Olympic snowboard athletes training for the February 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia. Top board riders from teams from the United States, Japan, Australia and New Zealand will gather at the club in Gaylord, Michigan for practice sessions through December and January. The primary attraction to the Otsego club is the facility's 22-foot pipe,...

2009-10-12 06:45:00

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Ski Dazzle LLC, the producer of the Nation's Largest Consumer Ski & Snowboard Shows for over 30 years, announces The 2009 Rail Jam Tour, with Open Amateur Rail Jam Contests and introductory park lessons at the Ski Dazzle Shows in Los Angeles, Chicago, the Bay area and Sacramento. Ski Dazzle invites all team riders from resorts and manufacturers to participate in the rail jam series. THE 2009 SKI DAZZLE RAIL JAM TOUR - FOUR CITY...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).