Learn From the Pros
March 18, 2011
Ted Ligety just claimed his third Audi FIS Alpine World Cup giant slalom title, becoming the first American to do so. Here's his step-by-step pre-season training plan so that you can win like he does.
November 15, 2010
Women’s skiing is on the rise. With stars like Ingrid Backstrom, Grete Eliassen, and Rachael Burks, inspiration is plentiful. This winter, from Switzerland to British Columbia, women’s specific ski camps are expanding and the opportunity for female skiers to ski faster, jump bigger, and stomp harder are available everywhere. The following are some of our favorites. –Molly Baker
June 18, 2010
Sign up for the Carmichael High Altitude Training Camp June 22-26 in Vail, CO to get in shape for an epic next season. Enjoy massages, personalized consultations, and top-notch amenities, but don’t get used to it.
June 8, 2010
It’s the end of the winter season, which means, oddly enough, it’s the perfect time to buy new skis. For cheap. We’ve got five pointers on how to get discounted ski gear—from online gear exchange websites to how to get the most from ski swaps.
May 25, 2010
Looking for a career change? Why not get a job that comes with a powder clause. We spoke to the people who hold some of the most desirable jobs in skiing—filmmakers, product designers, marketing managers—about how to get their job. Plus, what companies are actually hiring. By Anna Baldwin
May 19, 2010
This summer, pro freeskier Elyse Saugstad will be guiding two-week-long summer ski camps in Las Lenas, Argentina. You’ll stay in a five-star hotel and spend 10 days skiing with Elyse. Afterward, you’ll spend three days wine tasting in Mendoza. We spoke to Elyse about wine and untracked South American powder.