Benefiting from a split personality, Telluride, Colo., really does have something for everyone. One reader aptly describes Telluride as "a weird mix of rustic mining town surrounded by grossly conspicuous consumption.
The U.S. contingent had a solid showing in the first freestyle event of the inaugural Winter Goodwill Games as Ann Battelle was second and both Justine Van Houte and Ryan Riley took bronze medals in moguls at Whiteface Mountain.
Dynastar's key new collection for 2001-2002 is called Intuitiv. As the name suggests, these skis are meant to provide effortless performance, so much so that the skier doesn't have to think about technique-it becomes intuitive, instinctual.