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News and information from the winter outdoor community

USCSA 44th National Championships at Mammoth Mountain Event Recap

March 15, 2023

MAMMOTH LAKES, California. March 14th 2023 – The United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) wrapped up its 44th Collegiate National Championships on Thursday March 9th. Record-breaking snowfall at the mountain, totalling over four feet of snow since the scheduled start of the National Championships, necessitated multiple scheduling changes as well as the cancellation of […]

Houdini Expands “Odd Band of Friends,” and relaunches “Houdini Hangouts”
Adding Award-Winning Snowboarders Kjersti Buaas and Chanelle Sladics,
Nurturing Female Camaraderie and Outdoor Adventures

March 8, 2023

The first PRSNT x Houdini Hangout collab takes place in Mammoth Lakes, CA in March 2023 STOCKHOLM (March 8, 2023) — Houdini, the functional life wear company committed todesigns that are timeless, versatile and minimalist, today announced it will expand its “odd bandof friends”, adding accomplished snowboarders Kjersti Buaas and Chanelle Sladics, combiningtheir passion for […]

Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum Presents: The Making of the Film Dear Rider, The Jake Burton Story 

March 7, 2023

STOWE, VT (March 6, 2023) Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum’s Virtual Red Bench Speaker Series presents, The Making of the film Dear Rider, The Jake Burton Story on Thursday, March 16th at 7:00 pm via Zoom. Meet the team behind the creation of the 2021 HBO Original Documentary Dear Rider, The Jake Burton Story produced by Red Bull Media.  Film […]

JT HOLMES JOINS PEAK SKI COMPANY EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM

March 7, 2023

Renowned big mountain skier, aerial sports athlete and award-winning professional stuntman is welcomed to the Montana-based ski company BOZEMAN, Montana (March 7, 2023) – Peak Ski Company announced today that professional skier, andaward-winning stunt coordinator, JT Holmes has joined the company’s leadership team as SeniorDirector of Innovation and Business Development. Launched by cofounders Bode Miller […]

UNITED STATES COLLEGIATE SKI AND SNOWBOARD ASSOCIATION HOSTS 44th ANNUAL U.S. COLLEGIATE SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPSTM

March 3, 2023

MAMMOTH LAKES, California. March 3rd 2023 – The U.S. Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) will host its 5-day long annual Collegiate National ChampionshipsTM from March 7-11th, 2023 at snowy Mammoth Mountain, California. Over 500 competitors will compete for National collegiate titles in alpine, nordic, snowboard and freeski events west of the Mississippi River for the first […]

Moosejaw Announces 2023 Outdoor Accelerator Program Finalists

February 27, 2023

Voting Starts February 24th Program boosts start up companies dedicated to increasing diversity in the outdoors  MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. (February 24,2023) – Moosejaw, a leading retailer specializing in outdoor gear and apparel, today announced the finalists of its fourth-annual Outdoor Accelerator Program (MOA). Aimed at boosting startup companies and increasing diversity within the outdoor industry, […]

From Racing, to Resort, to Backcountry, Nordica Announces New 2024 Products

February 16, 2023

WEST LEBANON, N.H. – Feb. 16, 2023 – Legendary snowsports brand, Nordica today announced its 2024 product line with additions and changes ranging from racing, to resort, to backcountry. “After years of relentless R&D, we are amped to launch these two new top of the line ski boot collections. One serves the racing and high-performance […]

Moss Bemis Appointed CEO For Luxury Eyewear Brand Yniq

February 1, 2023

Yniq, the maker of the most innovative and design-forward eyewear in the market, is proud to announce the appointment of Moss Bemis as CEO. Bemis comes to the luxury eyewear brand with a decade of leadership at Canada Goose where he held leadership roles in both the Commercial and Merchandising teams. “Moss Bemis has the […]

Winter 2023: The Catalyst For Climate Action

January 17, 2023

If you’re in Europe, you’re seeing one of, if not the worst winters on record – warm spring-like temperatures on New Year’s Day and snowless slopes still at most resorts, devastating local economies and a winter outdoor industry that had high hopes for an epic European winter. Meanwhile, here in the U.S. over 20 inches […]

OUTDOOR RETAILER INVITES PUBLIC TO HOMECOMING BLOCK PARTY CELEBRATING RETURN TO SALT LAKE

January 6, 2023

Local community and outdoor industry invited to join festivities, supported by IKON Pass, Visit Salt Lake, Uinta Brewing, Black Diamond, KÜHL, Stanley and Thread SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, California – (January 6, 2023) – Celebrating the return of Outdoor Retailer to Salt Lake City and County, Outdoor Retailer is hosting a Homecoming Block Party and inviting […]