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May 27, 2010
Over Memorial Day weekend, Telluride, Colorado will host the annual Mountainfilm Festival, a gathering of outdoor and environmental filmmakers, as well as athletes, artists, and more. We spoke to festival director David Holbrooke about the ski films playing at this year’s festival.
May 26, 2010
On May 4, the Wall Street Journal's website reported that a man was arrested for attempting to sell cocaine on Craigslist. He used the word "ski" as a code word for the drug.
May 20, 2010
Outdoor athletes of all types—trail runners, kayakers, rock climbers, mountain bikers and more—will compete at the Teva Mountain Games in Vail, Colorado, on June 3-6. Come to watch the competition or sign up for an event yourself. Here's how. *Check out our awesome wrap-up gallery from the event: http://www.skinet.com/skiing/competition/2010/06/teva-mountain-games-2010
May 18, 2010
The Teton Gravity Research crew discusses the difficult line Ian McIntosh picked out and skied in eight feet of powder during a trip to Haines, Alaska, shot for the film Re:Session.
May 17, 2010
Brian Bielmann is a Hawaii-based surf photographer who shoots for magazines like Transworld Surf and companies like Volcom and Red Bull. In April, he competed against ski photographers at a photo contest at the Whistler World Ski and Snowboard Festival—and he won. We spoke to Beilmann about the differences between ski and surf photography.
May 14, 2010
The Norwegian who, in 2008, accidentally broke the world record for highest cliff jump is back with the record for world's ugliest crash. It's all on video. Don't watch if you're squeamish.
May 10, 2010
Three friends decided to ski 45 hills in 100 days this season and set off in an RV to attempt their mission. We spoke with Vito Valentenetti when he was in between resorts in Colorado about full moon parties, powder turns, and camping in Walmart parking lots.
May 4, 2010
Jackson Hole is home to a lot of ripping skiers. And turns out, a lot of ripping female skiers. Here are photos and bios of 10 of the best women skiers on the planet—from Lynsey Dyer to Jess McMillan to Resi Stiegler—who all happen to live in Jackson, Wyoming. Photos by Heather Erson.
April 28, 2010
We have no idea why, but for some reason, a German TV show and soundtrack album called Après Ski Hits has become hugely popular. Maybe it's the live performers or pop-like musical hits. Or maybe it's the tall, blond, German women dancing around on the stage. Either way, here's a glimpse into what the Germans think of as "après ski."