I know a lot of people are getting bummed out about the snowpack this winter, or lack there of it, but the bright side is that if you enter the 8th Annual Wasatch Powder Keg, you won’t have to ski waist deep power on 70mm waisted skis, which can be a bit cold on the…well…you [...]
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Click photo for large image. Even though I have no idea where Pebble Creek Ski Area is in Idaho, I have some friends that have attended this rando race in the past, and they say it was a fun time. And considering this is the last race before the Ski Mountaineering World Championships in Andora [...]
For all you Jackson rando racers, the Heather Paul Hillclimb Series starts tonight! These are pretty low key events, so there’s no pressure to wear your race suit and or kill yourself for the sake of victory. Just a good old time with friends and a time to remember Heather Paul…who unfortunately was killed in [...]
Click photo for larger image of course map. For all your rando racing fans, be sure to attend the USSMA Ski Mountaineering Classic at Grand Targhee this Saturday. (Click here for more information.) Though I won’t be racing in this event myself (I know, I know…slacker!) there are a few things about this race that [...]
Tired of training for rando races alone? Come out and join fellow skiers at Snow King on Thursday nights! This hillclimb series is as serious as you want it to be, or laid back for fun and named after an extraordinary individual. Heather Paul was a Jackson resident who unfortunately lost her life in a [...]
Check out this hot new Dynafit DyNA rando race boot coming out for next season and scheduled to debut at Outdoor Retailer next week in Salt Lake City. Click photo for larger image. Weighing in at under 2lbs (920gr) for size 27, The DyNA is sure to be one of the lightest and best skiing, [...]
Considering this season’s somewhat scary snowpack, it could be a great year to hit the United States Ski Mountaineering Association (USSMA) race circuit. If you are a little nervous about breaking trail in the backcountry this weekend, why not put on your racing suit and head on over to Grand Targhee for the first western [...]