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Ski Girls Rock at Breckenridge During Women’s Ski Week, Feb. 14-22, 2015

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. — Jan. 21, 2015 – Black diamonds can be a girl’s best friend – black diamond runs that is – especially during Breckenridge Ski Resort’s  inaugural Women’s Ski Week, Feb. 14-22, 2015. Women’s Ski Week will highlight the resort’s offerings just for women by providing a welcoming, supportive and fun place to improve skiing or …

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Team USA 2014

Meet the 2014 U.S. Olympic Team

The 2014 Winter Olympics, officially the XXII Olympic Winter Games, or the 22nd Winter Olympics, are scheduled to take place from 7 to 23 February 2014, in Sochi, Russia. Eighty-eight nations are sending athletes to the Winter Games but the U.S. has the largest delegation with a 230-member team. Are there any athletes from your …

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Topps Preps 2014 Sochi Olympics Trading Cards

Topps is again coming out with a special U.S. Olympic trading card set for the Sochi Olympic and Paralympic Games. Images of the cards have been popping up on hobby websites. The release date is Nov. 6, according to Cardboard Connection. Each hobby box includes one autograph and two team relic or commemorative relic cards. …

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Pro Snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington is May 2013 Athlete of the Month

Our May 2013 Athlete of the Month is Kaitlyn Farrington. This new B4BC team rider tells us about herself and shares why she’s Pretty Tough.   BASICS:   Name: Kaitlyn Farrington Sport: Snowboarding  Nickname: Twerp Birthdate: December 18,1989 Birthplace: Hailey, Iahdo Home Mountain: Sun Valley, Idaho but I live in Salt Lake City so I also ride …

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Snowboarder Hana Beaman: March 2013 Athlete of the Month

 BASICS:  Name: Hana Beaman  Sport: Snowboarding  Nickname: Beams, Hibeams, China  Birthdate: 8-25-82 Birthplace: Santa Barbara Home Mountain: Park City, Utah   LIKES/DISLIKES: Favorite Riders: Travis Rice, Robin Van Gyn, Gabi Viteri, Wille Yi-Luoma, Favorite Sports Moment: (as a fan and/or rider) the ones that haven’t happened yet. Favorite Workout Music: Dance music, techno, something with …

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Snowboarder Kimmy Fasani is Feb. 2013 Athlete of the Month

 BASICS:  Name: Kimmy Fasani  Sport: Snowboarding  Nickname: Kimmy  Birthdate: 04/25/1984 Birthplace: Truckee, CA Home Mountain: Mammoth Mountain  Twitter @KimmyFasani LIKES/DISLIKES: Favorite Riders: Kelly Clark and Annie Boulanger. Kelly’s ability to focus on pushing limits in the halfpipe and her dedication to keeping her body strong on and off the hill is inspiring. Annie changed the …

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World’s First Ski-Thru Starbucks Opens in Squaw Valley

This is Pretty Smart! Are you coffee lover who loves to ski or snowboard? Tahoe’s Squaw Valley recently opened the world’s first ski-in/ski-out Starbucks location. The new mountaintop service (elevation 8,000 ft) includes panoramic views and the unique ability for guests to keep their skis or board on while they order their latte. “We worked …

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Erika Seward Promoted to Executive Director, Boarding for Breast Cancer

Nice to see one of the coolest non-profits around staying active and relevant. Redondo Beach, Calif. (Jan. 24, 2011) – After serving as Executive Director for over a decade, Justine Chiara has passed her position to Erika Seward, who has been promoted from Director of Development of Boarding for Breast Cancer (B4BC), a Foundation committed …

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