World Ski Awards

By Vends | A unique magazine celebrating the winners and nominees of the prestigious World Ski Awards , the very best of the world's ski industry, the most amazing destinations, resorts and hotels together with all the latest news on the ski market and ski product development.

Alpine skiing faces steep downhill decline, climate experts warn

SNOWFALL: Seating as part of an Alpine cable car station in the Bavarian Alps is covered in fresh snow.<p>Text Size:<p>A<p>A<p>A<p>High-altitude Alpine ski resorts …

Eight amazing ski resorts in Spain

<b>1. Benasque</b><p><i>Photo: yimix / Flickr Creative Commons</i><p>Nestled within the Posets-Maladetas nature reserve in the Spanish Pyrenees, Benasque is perfect for …

Last minute luxury skiing in Val d’Isere is something everyone should consider

There’s no denying it, the Alps have had some of the best snow in years.<p>The strong start to the year has been the talk of mountains and resorts …

A Day After Mammoth Avalanche, Crowds Return to Popular Ski Resort

By daybreak Sunday, hordes of anxious skiers and snowboarders were already making their way to Mammoth Mountain.<p>The ski resort's parking lots were …

Whistler For The Non-Skier

I don’t ski and really have no interest in trying it at this point. But winter, <i>I love</i>. Along with a good dose of après ski, of course. Recently, I …

6 of the best après bars in Canada

Sure resorts use vertical drop, yearly snowfall, and total acreage as their main marketing tools, but any skier or snowboarder worth their salt knows …

Lindsey Vonn humbled to inspire next generation of female skiers

Basking in her final Olympics, Lindsey Vonn discusses her legacy and the next generation of female alpine skiers.

Switzerland claims gold in inaugural Olympic alpine team event

Austria skis to silver and Norway bronze in the action-packed competition.

‘It just didn’t work out’: Rough Olympics for Canada’s alpine skiers

PYEONGCHANG — Perhaps what happened at the alpine team event Saturday sums up what the 2018 Olympics were like for Canada’s skiers.They were close to …

‘Snowboard Ester’ and ‘Skier Ester’ become one Olympic gold medalist

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Ester Ledecka, the Alpine skier and snowboarder from the Czech Republic, will talk to herself when she is in different …

Winter Olympics 2018: Switzerland pip Austria to win inaugural team gold in Alpine team event

Austria, without their double gold medallist Marcel Hirscher, took silver with the bronze going to Norway.<p>By: |<p>Pyeongchang individual medallists …

Cross-country skiing: Finn Niskanen's 'sisu' delivers gold

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - One of the national characteristics the Finnish people are most proud of is what they call “sisu” - fighting spirit — and cross-country skier Iivo Niskanen displayed plenty of it to win the grueling 50km Olympic mass start race on Saturday.<p>Cross-Country Skiing - …

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The secret behind Norway's Winter Olympic success

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's a nation made up of only 5.2 million people, but as far as the Winter Olympics goes Norway is on top of the world.<p>Norway has dominated not only PyeongChang 2018, but has also won more medals than any other nation since the first Winter Olympics in 1924 -- with 330 in total according to …

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The Latest: Czech star Ledecka secures rare Olympic double

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):<p>12:40 a.m.<p>Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic won the second …

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This Silicon Valley skier just gave the least impressive performance of the Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympics have been full of mind-blowing feats of athleticism and artistry.<p>This is not one of them.<p>Elizabeth Swaney made her Olympic debut …

The Best Cat-skiing in North America

Utah’s Whisper Ridge isn’t the only place powder hounds can enjoy what cat skiing has to offer. Below, four other locations in North America where …

Red Gerard Strikes Gold, Wins Snowboarding Slopestyle at 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

On his third and final run, USA’s 17-year-old <b>Red Gerard</b> posted the highest score of the day to take home the gold for men’s snowboarding slopestyle …

The lioness in winter

The Lioness in Winter<p>The Lioness in Winter<p>A confident Lindsey Vonn enters the Pyeongchang Olympics as the most decorated woman skier in history. …

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Olympic men's downhill race is blowing in the wind

JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — The men's Olympic downhill course seems to suit the pre-race favorites. The weather might have other ideas.<p>Three days …

Mikaela Shiffrin is ready to take over the Olympics. Here’s how to watch all her events

The 22-year-old U.S. skiing star is fighting off Michael Phelps comparisons and has a chance to win up to five medals in Pyeongchang.<p>Mikaela Shiffrin is now. She is history. She is the future.<p>The 22-year-old American Alpine skier is an outright marvel. And you shouldn’t miss a run in Pyeongchang if …

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From the infinite white horizons of the mountains to the boundless sea, where time disappears into the blueness of the water: both of the San Lorenzo …

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South Korea's Best Ski Hotel 2017: InterContinental Alpensia Pyeongchang Reso...

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