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20 Things Your Website Should Do and 5 Things It Shouldn’t

Is your small business website effectively pulling in visitors, keeping them around and converting them to customers? If your website is a little …

SEO

10 Things Customers Want on a Website

Want to make your small business look big? Here's what customers are looking for when they visit.<p><b>How your business is unique</b><br>Answer the question "Who are you?" as interestingly and compellingly (and honestly) as possible. This includes writing management bios that mention your expertise, years of …

Small Business

The U.S. Ski Team's Secret Speed Weapon

This summer, news trickled into my inbox that a new ass-kicking trainer had been hired to work with the U.S. ski team’s men’s speed squad. His name was Toni Beretzki and Speed specialist Steven Nyman wrote me to say, “He’s a machine,” U.S. downhiller Travis Ganong added, “he’s a total badass.”<p>A …

Skiing

Want to Become the Best at What You Do? Read this.

https://pixabay.com/en/running-runner-long-distance-573762/It doesn’t matter how good your strategy is, if you’re not skilled at what you do, that …

Self-improvement

If It Doesn’t Suck, It’s Not Worth Doing

According to psychological research, the anticipation of an event is almost always more emotionally powerful than the event itself.<p>The dread of …

Self-improvement

The 20 Most Effective Bodyweight Moves For Strong, Toned Muscles

While lifting weights is great for building muscle and helping with weight loss, don't discount the benefits of basic bodyweight moves! They often …

Tip: Pop Your Sacrum to Squat Better

Your glutes won't fire properly if your sacrum is out of alignment. Try this and save a trip to the chiropractor.<p>When Half of Your Butt Won't Work<p>If …

Workouts

How to Tone Muscles in the Upper Leg to Strengthen the Knee

According to "Arthritis Today," osteoarthritis patients with knee pain can benefit from strengthening the quadriceps -- front of the thigh -- …

How to make videos at less cost?

<b>Open the Rocketium editor.</b><p><b>Add media, text and voice-over</b><p>You are taken to the “<i>Add Content</i>” screen. This is the first step to create an online video. …

Welcome to the snowiest place on Earth right now

A sluggish start to Europe's ski season made headlines recently, with many resorts in the Alps relying on snow machines until January when the drought finally broke and the real stuff arrived.<p>Across the pond, however, it’s a completely different story - with record snow depths. “This has been an …

Skiing

Lingering injuries end seasons for two World Cup stars

American Ted Ligety and Norwegian Aksel Lund Svindal have announced that they will both undergo season-ending surgery in order to fix problems …

Pain

Mayer gives Austria a Hahnenkamm super-G win

KITZBUEHEL, Austria — The weather could not have been much better on Friday for the men’s World Cup super-G in Kitzbuehel, Austria. The first race of …

Winter Sports

Celebrating 50 Years of the World Cup

In between the men’s and women’s slalom races at the annual Snow Queen Trophy in Zagreb, Croatia, a special night was planned following the men’s bib …

Are You Training the Right Amount?

About 10 years ago, USSA unveiled discipline specific poster-sized training system matrices that adorned the walls of clubs and coaches’ offices …

American Downhiller: Episode 2

Pick your adjective: legendary, extreme, iconic, terrifying. All of these and more have been used to describe the Hahnenkamm downhill in Kitzbuehel, …

Vonn back to winning ways in Garmisch downhill

The winningest downhiller of all time is no stranger to the seeing the green light after her run, but Lindsey Vonn’s win in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, …

Lindsey Vonn

Paris victorious in stunning Hahnenkamm downhill

KITZBUEHEL, Austria — It was another postcard-perfect day in Kitzbuehel, Austria, as hordes of ski-mad fans packed the stadium to watch the fastest …

Olympics

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Ski resorts near Lake Tahoe shut down due to storm

Ski resorts across the Sierra Nevada shut down for the day Sunday, with flooding, avalanche danger and high winds causing too many weather hazards for skiers and snowboarders.<p>At Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe resort, high winds gusting more than 55 mph caused lift closures while Sugar Bowl reported expected …

Weather

Tessa Worley wins giant slalom after Mikaela Shiffrin loses 1st-run lead

MARIBOR, Slovenia - Giant slalom specialist Tessa Worley got back to winning ways on Saturday, clinching a French record 11th career win in her favorite discipline.<p>Worley had been beaten by Mikaela Shiffrin at two GS races last week. But with the American leading again after the opening leg, Worley …

Olympics

Ski train to Winter Park makes first trip from Denver's Union Station since 2009

DENVER -- It's been nearly eight years since the Winter Park Express made the trek from Denver's Union Station to Winter Park Resort.<p>On Saturday, the …

French skier Alexis Pinturault wins classic giant slalom race

ADELBODEN, Switzerland - In a race peppered with World Cup history, Alexis Pinturault held off hard-charging Marcel Hirscher to win Switzerland’s classic giant slalom on Saturday.<p>Pinturault won a pulsating duel by just 0.04 seconds after five-time defending overall champion Hirscher put pressure on …

Olympics

This Guy Lit Up His Skis and Poles and Went on the Most Epic Night Ride Ever

Moon Line is a project featuring Professional skier Mathieu Bijasson and focuses on his new outlook on life. With the arrival of his daughter and his …

Film Festivals

The American Downhiller: Episode 1

Kristoffersen returns to winning ways in Val d’Isere slalom

Despite sitting out the opening World Cup slalom in Levi, Finland, Norway’s Henrik Kristoffersen didn’t miss a beat in his return to the discipline …

Skiing

Shiffrin smokes the competition in Sestriere slalom

It has been more than 10 years since Sestriere hosted a women’s World Cup slalom and giant slalom, and the ladies put on a great show for the …

Olympics