About Ski Canada

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Ski Canada has created 338 blog entries.

One-Two Punch for Ski Crossers

Canada’s Marielle Thompson and Georgia Simmerling delivered a one-two punch on the World Cup ski cross circuit last week, landing on the podium at Innichen, Italy.

Deep Winter Whistler

Whistler, BC’s annual Deep Winter Photo Challenge returns to the resort January 7, 2017. As one of the premiere winter photography contests in the world, the challenge invites contestants to push their limits and embrace storm season at Whistler Blackcomb, while competing for the title of “King/Queen of Storms” and a total prize purse of $10,000.

Swank New Hotel for Red Mountain

Red Mountain has confirmed a new boutique hotel will open at the BC ski resort in 2017/18. The Josie Hotel “will be one of the first architecturally unique hotels to be built at a major ski resort in over a decade,” says CEO Howard Katkov…

Drone Zone

From Fernie Alpine Resort in British Columbia, reporter Claire Challen signs up for something new: a drone service. Guests ski for three runs followed by a drone. The finished product is a professionally edited video delivered to skiers within a few days. It’s the only drone video service of its kind at a ski area in Canada.

Ski Family Profile Series: Living the Dream – The Mordens of Whistler

What does it mean to live, work, and raise your family in a Canadian ski town? What are the joys? The sacrifices? The consequences of committing your work and family life to the sport of skiing? In this series, Lori Knowles interviews generations of families living “the dream”. This week she talks with Nancy Morden, Mayor of Whistler, and her daughter Sarah — part of a prominent family working, living, playing in Canada’s most notorious ski town.

  • Tips Up – Visibility

Tips Up – Visibility

Get a great pair of goggles for flat light, choose a treeline for better definition and visibility and lastly drag your pole and tap the tail of your ski for reference points.

  • Chasing Mik

Chasing Mik

Last year, Mikaël Kingsbury passed Edgar Grospiron to become the winingest skier in the history of the sport. As he continues to add to his record with win after win. Is Kingsbury’s title of most all time wins untouchable?

  • Tips Up - Angle Your Way to Smoother Turns

Tips Up – Angle Your Way to Smoother Turns

Sometimes when the pressure comes on we start to think about edging our skis and that’s when the “inner weirdness” comes out. Josh talks about the where, when and how of smoother turns on your skis.