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U.S. women lose to Japan in Algarve semifinal

2012-03-06 00:00:00

Megumi Takase scored on a header in the 84th minute, and world champion Japan beat the United States, 1-0, Monday in the semifinals of the A


Snow sports: Easy does it when making return

2012-03-03 00:00:00

For snowsports enthusiasts who wait until March to take up -- or return to -- skiing, snowboarding, ice skating or sled-riding, and hope


Winter Sports Roundup: American Vonn rules super-G

2012-02-27 00:14:00

On a rough and demanding course, American Lindsey Vonn showed that no woman rules this event quite like her.


Snow sports: Temporary lodge keeps business going

2012-02-25 00:00:00

Colonel Jay Reckard was impressed. "This has military efficiency," this Army chemical officer said.


Snow sports: See what Seven Springs has to offer at Winterfest

2012-02-18 00:00:00

There is so much to see and do at Seven Springs that the resort annually sets aside 10 days to show it all off.


Nemacolin says ski slopes will stay open

Nemacolin says ski slopes will stay open

2012-02-14 12:07:00

Michael and Jennifer Kitchen and their daughter, Emma, had settled in for the evening in their hotel room at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort on S


American skier sets World Cup mark for wins

2012-02-13 00:00:00

American Hannah Kearney won her 15th consecutive World Cup moguls event Sunday, breaking downhill great Ingemar Stenmark's all-discipline re


Snow sports: At last, a snowy weekend

2012-02-11 00:00:00

This could be one of the best weekends of the season for downhill and cross-country skiers, snowboarders, snowtubers and snowshoers.


Let it snow (please?): Ski resorts hoping the rest of winter is more wintry

Let it snow (please?): Ski resorts hoping the rest of winter is more wintry

2012-02-05 00:00:00

Unseasonably warm weather across the Midwest and Northeast this winter has dealt a blow to local and regional resorts for the first half of


Bridge is back on Laurel Highlands trail

Bridge is back on Laurel Highlands trail

2012-02-05 00:00:00

Outdoor enthusiasts who traverse the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail are hiking, skiing and snowmobiling for joy.


Ski Notes: 2010-11 ski season set record

2012-02-05 00:00:00

The National Ski Areas Association reports the 2010-11 season had the most skier/snowboarder visits on record -- 60.54 million, thanks to


Vonn claims 50th Cup win

2012-02-05 00:00:00

A career milestone and a rare family reunion. All of which left Lindsey Vonn in tears, and it made for a perfect day.


New Mexico resorts give great blend of skiing, dining, shopping

New Mexico resorts give great blend of skiing, dining, shopping

2012-02-05 00:00:00

It was an offer I couldn't turn down: An invitation to share a house here with three longtime ski companions and an opportunity to conduct


Let Olympic gold guide you on slopes

2012-02-04 00:00:00

The 28th Annual Corporate Cup Ski and Snowboard Race, featuring Olympic gold medalist Diann Roffe, will be Friday at Seven Springs.


Snowboarders, skiers ride it all at Seven Springs urban terrain park

Snowboarders, skiers ride it all at Seven Springs urban terrain park

2012-01-29 00:00:00

Snowboarder Mike Abriola was sitting at a simulated, open-sided bus shelter in Seven Springs newest terrain park when a skier hopped up on t


Terrain parks ranked first in East

2012-01-29 00:00:00

The Streets, which officially opened Jan. 19, is one of six nationally recognized terrain parks at Seven Springs Mountain Resort, near Champ


Snow sports: It's time to have a blast

2012-01-28 00:00:00

There will be a "snow blast" in more ways than one at Hidden Valley this weekend. The resort's yellow TechnoAlpin snowmaking machines will b


Tale of lost ski equipment has happy ending

2012-01-21 00:00:00

After a full morning of skiing at Ski Santa Fe, we stopped for lunch at its mid-mountain restaurant. We leaned our skis against the chest-hi


New coach, new approach invigorate Vonn

2012-01-17 00:00:00

By any measure, Lindsey Vonn's impending divorce is not affecting her on the slopes. If anything, it has motivated her. She has won six time


Snow Sports: Natural snow a welcome sight

2012-01-07 00:00:00

A combination of single-digit temperatures, around the clock snowmaking and more than a foot of natural snow has generated the best ski, sno


Walsh: You can't fool snow sports enthusiasts any more

2011-12-31 00:00:00

Snow sports enthusiasts used to have to rely on the honesty of resort personnel for an accurate snow report. And it was not beyond a few of


Slow start to making snow

2011-12-24 00:00:00

The recipe for snowmaking is pretty standard -- water, compressed air and below-freezing temperatures. The latter has been missing this mont


Walsh: Hidden Valley starts season with a great offer

2011-12-17 00:00:00

Yes, it is a limited time offer. Yes, the number of open slopes and trails also might be limited. Yes, it is still a great deal.


Some slopes open this weekend

2011-12-10 00:00:00

Hidden Valley will open for limited skiing and snowboarding at discounted rates today and Sunday, but the slopes will temporarily close next


Walsh: Hit the slopes on some machine-made powder

2011-12-03 00:00:00

Snowmakers at local and regional resorts are building a base of machine-made snow on not-quite-frozen slopes and trails in less than ideal w


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