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How Skiing Through a Pandemic Can Create a Community Crisis

How Skiing Through a Pandemic Can Create a Community Crisis

North American ski resorts have closed in response to the coronavirus, but mountain sports have still drawn crowds, alarming public safety officials.
How Skiing Through a Pandemic Can Create a Community Crisis

How Skiing Through a Pandemic Can Create a Community Crisis

North American ski resorts have closed in response to the coronavirus, but mountain sports have still drawn crowds, alarming public safety officials.
Roof of a Copenhagen Power Plant Doubles as Snow-Free Ski and Snowboarding Center

Roof of a Copenhagen Power Plant Doubles as Snow-Free Ski and Snowboarding Center

Danish architectural firm BIG recently transformed what would be another underutilized industrial space into a year-round entertainment hub as part of Copenhagen’s plan to be carbon-neutral by 2025.
An Avalanche Almost Killed This Snowboarder. Can He Win Again?

An Avalanche Almost Killed This Snowboarder. Can He Win Again?

Brock Crouch was buried alive for five minutes before being rescued in 2018.

The X Games "Knuckle Huck" Event is Flippin' Sweet

A recent addition to the winter X-games, the Knuckle Huck, is more of a drop-down than an actual jump. That means snowboarders can get more creative with the tricks. It's something viewers haven't
36 Hours in Niseko

36 Hours in Niseko

Sublime skiing, snowboarding and “snow-surfing” are only part of the story in this Japanese resort. Culinary adventures abound, local whiskey flows and hot springs are the perfect après-ski option.
36 Hours in Niseko

36 Hours in Niseko

Sublime skiing, snowboarding and “snow-surfing” are only part of the story in this Japanese resort. Culinary adventures abound, local whiskey flows and hot springs are the perfect après-ski option.
6 Items to Stuff in Your Ski Jacket Pockets

6 Items to Stuff in Your Ski Jacket Pockets

Sure, you’ll remember gloves and a helmet. But there’s other important gear to bring along for a successful day on the slopes.
6 Items to Stuff in Your Ski Jacket Pockets

6 Items to Stuff in Your Ski Jacket Pockets

Sure, you’ll remember gloves and a helmet. But there’s other important gear to bring along for a successful day on the slopes.
Grand Mountain Adventure’s huge snowboarding overhaul lands today (Update)

Grand Mountain Adventure’s huge snowboarding overhaul lands today (Update)

Update 1: 2019/12/11 4:33pm UTC Grand Mountain Adventure will receive a major update on January 22nd Update 2: 2020/01/22 7:33am PST Snowboard Premiere is the latest update for Grand Mountain

Shaun White Is Looking for an $11 Million Buyer for His Malibu Beach House

The Olympic gold medalist is ready to part with his second beach home.

Uber can find a ride to carry your skis in 23 regions

You can't often rely on ridesharing services for skiing trips. Few cars will have a rack, and even drivers of larger vehicles might balk if you try to stow your gear in the back. With Uber, at least,
Grand Mountain Adventure is getting snowboarding, and it looks gorgeous (Update: Coming Jan. 22)

Grand Mountain Adventure is getting snowboarding, and it looks gorgeous (Update: Coming Jan. 22)

Update 1: 2019/12/11 4:33pm UTC Grand Mountain Adventure will receive a major update on January 22nd A year ago, I wrote about the preview build for Grand Mountain Adventure, a gorgeous skiing

Norway’s Beloved Outdoor Brand Norrøna Expands Stateside

The team at the 90-year-old company discusses sustainability, functionality and pragmatism Founded by outdoor enthusiast Jørgen Jørgensen, Norrøna has been making snow gear for 90 years in Oslo. While

Holiday Gift Guides 2019: Sportsball

Some of our favorite equipment, apparel and more for active people As we all seem to spend more and more time at our desks and on our phones, the importance of getting outdoors and moving our bodies

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Jake Burton Carpenter, Who Ushered in Snowboarding as a Sport, Dies at 65

After his fascination with the Snurfer, a crude version of a snowboard created in the 1960s, he built the first successful snowboard company.

Jake Burton Carpenter, Who Ushered in Snowboarding as a Sport, Dies at 65

After his fascination with the Snurfer, a crude version of a snowboard created in the 1960s, he built the first successful snowboard company.

Jake Burton Carpenter, Who Ushered in Snowboarding as a Sport, Dies at 65

After his fascination with the Snurfer, a crude version of a snowboard created in the 1960s, he built the first successful snowboard company.

Jake Burton Carpenter, Who Ushered in Snowboarding as a Sport, Dies at 65

After his fascination with the Snurfer, a crude version of a snowboard created in the 1960s, he built the first successful snowboard company.