Skiing

This Man Will Make Nordic Skiing Cool

The United States has never been a hotbed of nordic skiing. At the Sochi Olympics, the men’s sprint team eked out a sixth-place...

Reach Your Fitness Goals with Mountain Athletics

For many athletes, hard work and determination are what drives them to the top. The passion to be the best pushes them to the limit and beyond. For other athletes such as professional...

Looking to Up Your Air Time? Jump On the Trampoline

SINCE THE early days of freestyle skiing, trampolines have been key training tools for elite athletes looking to develop new aerial tricks. More recently, as terrain parks have...

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...

How to Fall Right

Tommy Biesemeyer still remembers the feeling as he came popping over the top of that ill-fated jump. The 24-year-old U.S....

The Essential Ski Vacation Nutrition Plan

“People are usually more concerned with après ski than they are with getting the most out of their lift ticket,” says Adam Korzun, high performance dietitian for the U.S. Ski...

Yes You Can: Become a Better Skier in Just 5 Days

It’s the ultimate fantasy. Living in a picturesque ski town, trading beer for a tune-up, and counting 120 days a year on the slopes. But while many skiers dream about bumming it and...

The Ultimate Guide to Heliskiing Nutrition

“Heliskiers need to focus on energy dense foods, things you can survive on longer because you’re skiing harder, and you never know. The weather can blow in and you can’t get...

The Top 10 Heliskiing Tips

Stashed enough cash for one (or more) days of heliskiing bliss? Follow these 10 tips to get the most out of your high-flying adventure....

Yes You Can: Go Heliskiing

Dream of pristine powder and glittering, snow-covered peaks? Of gliding down endless runs with nary a chairlift or snowmobile in sight? Sure, you could hike to sick slopes, but if you want to...

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