This article orignially ran on March 21 in alpinepress.com Big thank you to author CJ Feehan! Brandon Dyksterhouse, whose 2001 and 2006 giant slalom world rankings of 76th and 79th somehow failed to garner the attention of the U.S. Ski Team, will depart the position he has held for the previous two winters as head [...]
Not open to the public | Early season starts October | Injected Lanes | Hard Wired Timing | On-Hill Wifi (Instant Upload Sprongo) | State-of-the-Art Snow Making Since Echo Mountain is a private ski racing center we are able to control our snowmaking, grooming and terrain construction specifically to optimize the development of our competitive Alpine Ski [...]
Front Range GS and Speed Elements Camp Athletes will work on skills in terrain (DH jump and wave track) as well as high speed GS training and gliding. Dates: Jan 19, 20 & 21 Training Times: 9:00-3:00 each day Cost: $675 We also have slalom and giant slalom options available each day for the younger kids. Please [...]
Echo Mountain a great training facility ECHO MOUNTAIN — In her first season as a ski coach, Sarah Schleper has learned those slopes feel a whole lot colder for coaches than they do for racers. She has also discovered she loves coaching way more than she thought she might when she retired after 13 seasons on [...]
Nora Pykkonen is an unlike!y ski-racing entrepreneur. The mother of four learned to ski only in middle age and readily admits that she can’t keep up with her children. But that didn’t stop her from buying a struggling ski area and launching one of this winter’s most unusual ventures: Front Range Ski Club, a members [...]
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