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10 Minutes with Olympic Coach Tom Steitz: Winning Strategies on the Slopes and in Boardrooms

10 Minutes with Olympic Coach Tom Steitz: Winning Strategies on the Slopes and in Boardrooms

by Katie Kearsey

When the U.S. Olympic team entered Fisht Olympic Stadium for the opening ceremonies in Sochi, Olympic Silver medalist and World Champion, Todd Lodwick, who is competing in a record-setting 6th Winter Games, carried the American flag. Photo credit- Financial Times… Read More →

Ten Minutes with Edie Thys Morgan: Olympian, Writer & Mom

Ten Minutes with Edie Thys Morgan: Olympian, Writer & Mom

by Kristen Lummis

Edie Thys Morgan was a member of the US Ski Team during the late 1980s and early 1990s. A downhill specialist, she competed in two Olympics, the 1988 Calgary games and the 1992 Albertville games. She’s also a mom and… Read More →

Alice McKennis: Athlete Profile and Q&A

Alice McKennis: Athlete Profile and Q&A

by Katie Kearsey

We had the chance to speak with Alice McKennis, World Cup alpine ski racer specializing in downhill & super G.  Alice snagged her first World Cup downhill victory last Winter, shortly before shattering one of her leg’s tibial plateau into 30+… Read More →

Talking with Ted Ligety: The 2014 Season, Sochi, Advice for Young Racers and More

Talking with Ted Ligety: The 2014 Season, Sochi, Advice for Young Racers and More

by Kristen Lummis

In 2013, Ted Ligety took over the world, or at least the World Cup. First, he won six giant slalom races earning his fourth Audi FIS World Cup giant slalom title. Second, at the World Championships, Ligety won gold in… Read More →

Athlete Profile: Q&A with Ted Ligety

Athlete Profile: Q&A with Ted Ligety

by Eric Wagnon

Ted Ligety could be the most likely among U.S. ski racers to bring home more than one medal from the Winter Olympics next February. The versatile reigning world-champion in three events plans to compete in the Olympic super G, giant… Read More →

Athlete Profile: Q&A with Taylor Fletcher

Athlete Profile: Q&A with Taylor Fletcher

by Katie Kearsey

We had the chance to catch up with Taylor Fletcher, a Steamboat native and member of the U.S. Nordic Combined team.  Taylor achieved his first World Cup podium last season and then went on to earn his first team World Ski… Read More →

Athlete Profile: Q&A with Grete Eliassen

Athlete Profile: Q&A with Grete Eliassen

by Eric Wagnon

Now that freeskiing slopestyle has been added to the upcoming Winter Olympics, Grete Eliassen likely will go from Winter X Games star to U.S. Winter Olympian. A six-time medalist at the Winter X Games, Eliassen also starred in the 2010… Read More →

Schlopstyle- An Interview with X-Games Slopestyle Champion Alex Schlopy

Schlopstyle- An Interview with X-Games Slopestyle Champion Alex Schlopy

by Annie Agle

The Basics: Born and raised in Park City, Utah. Grew up skiing since the age of two, love being outside! Name: Alex Schlopy Fight Name: Rob. Just kidding. I don’t have one…Haha. (I guess he’s more of a lover…) Age:… Read More →

Athlete Profile: Q&A with Meg Olenick

Athlete Profile: Q&A with Meg Olenick

by Katie Kearsey

Colorado native Meg Olenick started skiing when she was two years old, and she now has one of the strongest rail games in the women’s circuit.  Her smooth slopestyle runs landed her on the podium at The Aspen Open at… Read More →

Behind the Scenes with Pep Fujas

Behind the Scenes with Pep Fujas

by Katie Kearsey

Pep Fujas is one of the most versatile freestyle skiers in the world.  He took X Games silver in 2003.  He’s won “Breakthrough Performer,” “Best Powder” and “Best Trick” at the Powder Video Awards. He’s a regularly featured athlete in Poor… Read More →