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The End Is Neigh But So Is The Beginning

Friday March 28, 2014

The PenguinFlowers are beginning to creep up through thin snow. Foliage is turning green. The pond at the bottom of the ski hill is getting bigger.

Spring is here, and -- with the exception of a few resorts -- the end of the season is coming.

This is a bittersweet time of year for me. I love snowboarding in a t-shirt on soft slush, grabbing big air in the park, and skimming across the giant puddle in front of the lodge for the amusement of the diners. But in the back of my mind is always the nagging thought that the season will be over soon, tinging the experience with a hint of sadness. Read More...

What an Olympics!

Thursday February 27, 2014

Olympic Rings LogoThe Olympics have come and gone, and they were crazy.

The snowboarding events were more dramatic than any in recent history. There was controversy about the snowboarding courses, some huge upsets, new events, amazing competition, and one of the most exciting moments in Olympic snowboarding when Iouri "I-Pod" Podladtchikov stole the men's half pipe gold from Shaun White (who had won the event in the previous two Olympics) largely because of his excellent execution of his signature trick: the yolo flip. Read More...

All You Need To Know About Sochi

Friday January 31, 2014

Olympic Rings LogoThe Sochi 2014 Olympics are coming. If you don't been following all of the snowboarding news, it's hard to keep up on what's new and who's who. So, I wrote a series of articles to get you in the know as quickly as possible.

And there is big news for Olympic snowboarding this year. Read More...

Skip the Super Bowl for Cheap Turns

Tuesday January 28, 2014

Liftopia announced today a ton of super-cheap Super Bowl Sunday lift ticket deals. If you're not planning to watch the game, you should consider scooping up some of these.

They can all be found at Liftopia.com . Read More...

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