The ski industry is looking to a new generation of products, as the first new ski boards in decades come to market.With the industry set to boom again, WSJ’s Ben Swann reports on the rise and fall of the ski boards industry.
The state with the best winter ski season will be decided by a combination of factors, said Craig W. Smith, the director of the Mountain Safety Research Center at the University of Utah.“I’m not saying that’s the best state, but I’m not sure which one.”Snowboarding, snowmobiles, and snow tubing will all benefit from warmer winters, […]
A ski-board crash that left a man in a coma and his wife dead has taken another shocking twist, with a medical expert claiming the incident could be linked to the use of the ski-boarding device.Mikael Jorgensen, a Norwegian ski resort owner, has been charged with manslaughter and criminal negligence after the man died in […]
The word “tournament” has become an issue for some in the industry and has been associated with the sport.It has been used to refer to a series of events that takes place over a weekend, and is often referred to as the World Cup.It means that a group of skiers are racing, and competing for […]
The last time I saw a ski slide was a year ago when I was skiing down a ski hill in the snow.I was on a ski lift.I didn’t know what I was doing.But I was scared.So, the next time I came to the ski hill, I went down to see what the hell was […]