Photo courtesy Chris McLennan
BURLINGTON, VT (February 21, 2019)– The 37th annual Burton U·S·OPEN Snowboarding Championshipsis thrilled to announce a stellar field of the world’s top riders slated to compete at the world’s longest-running snowboard event February 25ththrough March 2nd at Colorado’s Vail Mountain Resort. Confirmed top riders include 2018 Olympic Halfpipe Gold Medalist Chloe Kim (USA), 2019 X Games Gold Medalist Mark McMorris (CAN) and 2018 Olympic...
Doug Lovell to retire from position as vice president and chief operating officer of VailMountain after 25 years with Vail Resorts
Beth Howard, current vice president and chief operating officer at Beaver Creek, will replace Lovell at Vail Mountain
Nadia Guerriero, current vice president and general manager at Northstar California Resort, will move to Colorado to succeed Howard at Beaver Creek and the Company will immediately begin a...
Unique project provides gear + funding for a dream adventure
MINNEAPOLIS & DENVER (JAN. 24, 2019)— GearJunkie is offering $5,000 to one lucky winner to motivate readers to dream big and achieve their goals for 2019. The first in a series of grants from GearJunkie, the inaugural adventure grant partners with NordicTrack to award one adventure-seeker $5,000 to fund a mountain climb, endurance race, bike event, or international expedition...