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Spartan Races Head To Sun Peaks Sept. 27-28

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on Thursday, 18 September 2014
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Spartan Races (facebook.com/SunPeaksResort)

BC’s Sun Peaks Resort will be the site for several challenging races Sept. 27 & 28, including the Spartan Beast, Ultra Beast, Sprint, and Junior races. This is Sun Peaks’ second year of hosting the Spartan races on terrain encircling the Alpine Village.

 

Auction, BBQ, Beer Garden At Eaglecrest Sept. 20

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Eaglecrest's Silent Auction Historical Items (Facebook.com/eaglecrestskiarea)

Juneau’s Eaglecrest Ski Area will host its annual Discover Eaglecrest Day, Sat., Sept. 20 from 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. There will be activities and events for all ages.

 

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Western Summer Lodging Numbers Break All-Time Records, Says DestiMetrics Report

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on Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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Earlier predictions by DestiMetrics that Western U.S. mountain resorts would have an all-time record-breaking summer have come true. DestiMetrics tracks occupancy and revenues in 19 western resort communities.

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Training Dates Set For Vermont Adaptive Ski And Sports Volunteers

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on Tuesday, 16 September 2014
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Vermont Adaptive

Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports, the nonprofit that provides daily, year-round sports and recreation to people with disabilities, is seeking new volunteer ski and snowboard instructors for its winter programs at Sugarbush Resort in Warren, Bolton Valley in Bolton and Pico Mountain in Killington. 

 

RealSkiers: Motion Beyond Mechanics

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on Monday, 15 September 2014
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Harold Harb, RealSkiers

Among the many ways to define the boundary between good skiers and true masters is that the former tend to be obsessed with technique (the better to breach said boundary), while the latter rarely, if ever, think about it. We think about it often here at RealSkiers.com.

 

Reaction Comes As Dust Settles In Park City; 'Give Us A Chance' Says Interim COO

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on Saturday, 13 September 2014
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Park City Mountain Resort

Now that the dust is settling after what may be the biggest news in Park City history hit the web, the initial shock is still roiling through this small Utah mining town.

Vail’s Park City/Canyons Deal Ushers In Era Of The Interconnect

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on Friday, 12 September 2014
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ONE Wasatch

The announcement of Vail Resorts’ $182.5 million deal to buy Powdr Corp’s Park City Mountain Resort and connect to its neighboring Canyons Resort gives a huge boost to Utah’s One Wasatch plan to connect seven ski areas accessed by one lift ticket.

Epic Pass Now Includes Park City Mountain Resort

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on Thursday, 11 September 2014
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Park City Mountain Resort

Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) in Park City, Utah, is joining the Vail Resorts Epic Pass, expanding the group of mountains offered on the season pass to 22 resorts and more than 32,000 acres of  skiing and riding. 

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Vail Resorts Purchases Park City Mountain Resort For $182.5 Million

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on Thursday, 11 September 2014
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Park City Mountain Resort

Vail Resorts announced today (Sept. 11) it has purchased Park City Mountain Resort for a reported $182.5 million in cash. With announcement of the sale, the extended legal battle between Powdr Corp. and Vail/Talisker is over.

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    Lesson Learned? Maybe that if you are drafting a long term lease allowing periods of renewal; that the language should state that...
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    In the spirit of skiing, I am encouraged to see the combination of PCMR and Canyons. However, the hostility of one ski company, V...

SIA Details Record Breaking Season; $3.6 Billion

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SIA ResearchSnowSports Industries America (SIA), the snow sports industry’s member-owned trade association, has released its 2014 Snow Sports Market Intelligence Report, covering the ups and downs of the 2013/2014 season.

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