Lodging Forecast, Killington Surprise & HOF Top-Spot Job
Early snow may be getting a few ski areas off to a quick start across the country, but so far it appears that vacation travelers are taking a wait and see approach.
Q&A: PSIA-AASI Chairman of the Board Eric Sheckleton
With winter fast approaching (and even getting off to an early start in places like Wild Mountain in Minnesota), and the PSIA-AASI Teams Workshop set to start in less than 10 days, we wanted to sit down with PSIA-AASI Chairman of the Board Eric Sheckleton to see where he thinks the opportunities—and challenges—are for the association this season.
Max’s Product Spotlight: Tip of the Day Cards
Today’s Product Spotlight is on the Alpine (F27), Snowboarding (F28), Park and Pipe (F29) and Nordic (F26) Tip of the Day cards. They are a great resource available to PSIA-AASI members at no cost, thanks to our generous sponsor, Subaru of America.
Minnesota Area Opens, Lindsey Wants to Race the Men + Grateful Dead Snowboards
While all eyes have been on Colorado in expectation of Loveland Ski Area or Arapahoe Basin getting the 2012-13 ski season off to an early start, Wild Mountain in Taylors Falls, Minnesota went and scooped everyone with a surprise October 7th opening.
Max’s Product Spotlight: Icebreaker Hats and Socks
In this first installment of a new regular feature here on TheSnowPros.org site, longtime PSIA-AASI Merchandise Coordinator/Warehouse Manager Max Felix puts a spotlight on some of the top ski and snowboard products available to PSIA-AASI members.
PSIA-AASI Adaptive Academy Returns to Breckenridge
Scheduled for Breckenridge, Colorado, December 2-9, the Hartford Ski Spectacular is the best place to clinic and network with the nation’s top adaptive instructors.
Snow Pro Survey Results, HOF for Burtons & Snowmaking Begins
You provided nearly 2,300 responses to our first interactive survey here at the new Snow Pros website, and judging from the results, great snow and fresh skis are at the top of your new season want list.
Illegal Ski Lessons Make International News
Illegal ski lessons were in the news over the weekend, with ski areas announcing plans to crack down on the practice from Colorado to Austria.
Meeting of the Minds—The YC Interconnect
Most snow pros are aware of Interski, the international congress of ski and snowboard instruction held every four years at various locations around the globe. But what would happen if U.S. ski and snowboard schools convened annually to discuss the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats facing the American snowsports scene right here at home?