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Snow Show: Base Layers As Clothes? You're Covered For Next Winter

SIA 16The 2016 Snow Show has good news for those of us who love to wear our baselayers as clothes. The mountain lifestyle continues with even more adds to the fun vibe with colorful prints in both leggings and tops. 

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Snow Show: Hardgoods Focus Is On Frontside Skiers

Ski rack SIA 16It was bound to happen. With the insanity that is our winter weather patterns of late we could no longer count on those epic dumps that spawned the fat-ski phenomenon. 

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Huge Snowsports Trade Show Hits Denver; Buzz About New Early Dates

SIA fashionThe largest snowsports-specific trade event in the U.S. is set for Denver, Colo.,Thursday-Sunday for a happy group of buyers and brands. The biggest pre-show buzz is they’re psyched because the Snowspnorts Industries America (SIA) Snow Show is moving. 

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SIA's David Ingemie Receives 2015 BEWI Award; 30 Years At The Helm

David Ingemie HOFRetiring Snowsports Industries America (SIA) president David Ingemie was presented with the 30th Annual BEWI Award at a luncheon in his honor on Nov. 13 at the Seaport World Trade Center on Boston Harbor as the Boston.com Ski & Snowboard Expo got underway.

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Bill Marolt Receives Recognition Award From SIA

Bill MaroltBill Marolt, recently retired president and CEO of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association received the Snow Sports Recognition Award from SnowSports Industries America (SIA).
 
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The North Face Honored By USSA, SIA For Freeskiing Campaign

North Face Tom WallischThe North Face, one of the most recognized global outdoor brands, has been honored by the United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) and SnowSports Industries America (SIA) for its work with the new Olympic sport of freeskiing.

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Goggle Gap Project Introduced By SIA

Google Gap logoA collaboration among manufacturers and associations has initiated a new program called “The Goggle Gap Project” that has now been adopted by Snowsports Industries of America (SIA).

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Snow Sports Industry Distributes 5,000 Pounds Of Winter Clothing To Sandy Relief

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More than 5,000 pounds of winter apparel were distributed to victims of last winter’s Hurricane Sandy by Snow Sports Industries America (SIA). The ski retail trade association partnered with Kids In Distressed Situations (K.I.D.S.), a New York City charity.

 

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Mary Jo Tarallo Receives Industry Achievement Award From SIA

Mary Jo Tarallo SIA Award

Long-time publicist, educator, and writer Mary Jo Tarallo received the Industry Achievement Award from SnowSports Industries America (SIA). It was presented by SIA Board Chair Tim Petrick at the Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

 

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XC Ski Team Stars Tell Y Campers About Fitness, Team Spirit

XC Ski Team at YMCA

Just as the summer Olympics are getting underway in London, a group of 140 day campers from the Brooklyn YMCA learned first-hand about what it takes to be world-class athletes, the importance of fitness, and the meaning of team spirit.

 

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Equipment Purchases Down 12 Percent; But Sales Are A Silver Lining

Patagonia Ski Shop Breckenridge

“Manufacturers of ski, snowboard and outdoor gear and accessories haven’t done as well as years past, but that is good news for consumers,” Kat Jobanputra, COO of the Colorado-based Specialty Sports Venture retail stores told SnoCountry.com. 

 

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