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Exploring some of next year’s skis
Each season the ski industry unveils new ski collections. Riding the lifts you might actually glimpse ski industry insiders testing next year’s skis. “We are quite excited about our new skis,” excl...
Mar 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mount Snow Academy athletes going strong
DOVER- As the Mount Snow Academy competition season draws to a close, skiers and riders are heading off to a variety of events at every level from local to international. Many of these young athlet...
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mount Snow Academy skiers take it up a notch
DOVER- Mount Snow Academy U12 alpine skier Tess Beyer, of North Salem, NY, was at Gunstock, NH, to compete in the Francis Piche Invitational Championship. The Piche brings together highly competiti...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school shows support to local skier
WILMINGTON- Ian Bryce’s home school, Twin Valley Middle/High School, heard about him heading to Park City, UT, to represent Mount Snow Academy in the Junior Nationals Freestyle Competition. This is...
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sugar Tours go outbound for some ball games
DOVER- Southern Vermont fans of major league sports will have some new options in the way they can get to the ballpark, thanks to a series of new group packages offered by local tour operator Sugar...
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wildcats honored
WHITINGHAM- Twin Valley High School basketball players have been given awards for their performances on the court during the season. Statewide recognition included boys’ head coach Chris Brown bein...
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nordic racers compete in Sweden
Mar 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
STRATTON– For decades, the United States has endured a back seat to Scandinavia when it comes to Nordic skiing competition. But, no longer. Stratton Mountain School Nordic racers competed at World ...
Sixth annual Hoot, Toot & Whistle snowshoe race
Mar 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
READSBORO- Dion Snowshoes, of North Bennington, sponsored the sixth annual Hoot, Toot & Whistle 5K Snowshoe Race on the Catamount Trail. Dion has sponsored the annual snowshoe race for the past six...
Championship, here she comes
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
VALMALENCO, ITALY- Stratton Mountain School freshman Caroline Claire, of Wilmington, VT, is heading to the Freeskiing Junior World Championships here March 28 to April 1. Claire is one of only four...
Skiing without the “baggage”
by Tony Crespi
Mar 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Sitting in the base lodge late last season I heard several skiers express annoyance with the unpredictability of Eastern weather. Imagine! In fact, one fellow described jetting to Western resorts a...
Teens shine at state championships
by Randy Capitani
Mar 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
SOUTHERN VERMONT- Two high school students from Dover helped propel the ski and snowboard teams from Burr and Burton Academy to top finishes at the Vermont Principal Association’s high school state...
Moving mountains one dollar at a time
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
STRATTON- During the past two years the Stratton Foundation has distributed more than $200,000 to area schools to help care for children in-need through an initiative called Moving Mountains. The m...