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North America's 16 Best Ski Resorts
Endless Powder! Rowdy Bars! Screaming Deals! Secret Stashes! Huge Steeps!
How Surfing's Happiest Champ Returned to Center
Stephanie Gilmore was a world-champion surfer when a brutal attack by a stranger nearly ended her career. Now she's back on top, with a sixth world title, and reveals how she found happiness...
Bikes vs. Cars: The Deadly War Nobody's Winning
Liability lawyer and former professional bike racer Megan Hottman spends her working hours representing cyclists who've been injured by reckless drivers. She spends her leisure time riding and...
The 20 Best Beginner-Friendly Races
Ready to race? Check out these 20 events, carefully curated to provide intrepid newbie skiers, rock climbers, and trail runners a thrilling and welcoming competitive experience.
Why this American Skis for Mexico
The 35-year-old U.S. skier returned to the world cup this week with a mariachi-inspired spandex suit and a vengeance
Letting Your Kids Roam Doesn't Make You a Bad Parent
The controversy around free-range parenting and how to know when to let your kids go solo
Zero to Hero: Above-Average Joes
Whatever daredevilry you aim to master, you can go from zero to hero a lot faster than you think. Join our brave, bruised guinea pigs on their quests to prove that, with a little time and energy (and...
Snowboarding's 17-Year-Old Wunderkind
An injury sidelined 17-year-old Ty Walker's Sochi dreams, but she's back winning competitions and taking names.