On the Slopes

5 Ways to Get More Women Skiing and Snowboarding

It doesn’t take a genius to figure out that men outnumber women on the mountain. Despite the growing numbers of female participants over the years, both skiing and snowboarding still tend to be male dominated sports. But maybe there’s something we can do about it. With strong female athletes like Lindsay Vonn and Gretchen Bleiler […] Read more…

Skis.com Contest Winner Stops By

  Last week we were lucky enough to have our Skisperience Contest winner PJ Laskaska stop by the Skis.com headquarters to pick up some of his prizes and say hello, here he is! PJ is the winner of an $11,000 vacation prize package for a 5 day ultimate Utah ski adventure including flights, lodging and […] Read more…

As We Say Goodbye To Sochi and The Olympic Winter Games

  Russia put on a spectacular show to close down an exciting and successful Olympics. A celebration of the country’s history through a series of dance, music, theater, and fireworks highlighted the evening. Although there were early media reports of brown water and sub-par accommodations, the final conclusion for most people was that Sochi was […] Read more…

David Wise Continues His Path to Halfpipe Domination on the World Stage

  As Men’s Halfpipe was set to start, Mother Nature decided it would toss in some weather to mix things up. The wet and heavy snow was slowing the skiers down, to the point where their normal amplitude and even trick choice was altered. With Lyman Currier getting injured, and Torin–Yater Wallace failing to make […] Read more…

Emotional Rollercoaster in Men’s Super G with Bode Miller and Andrew Weibrecht

  It seems like the U.S. Olympic Alpine Skiers were feeling like the Olympic Games were slipping away from them, as the Austrians had been dominating the medal count. With Lindsey Vonn out due to injury, people looked to Bode Miller and Ted Ligety to step up to the plate for the Americans. Up until […] Read more…

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