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FROM THE LINKS | On the Golf Course, Try Hitting at 80 Percent
by Troy Youngren
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
When was the last time you hit a bad golf shot and said to yourself, “I tried to kill it!”
TSSC’s McCargo, Rowley Take Top Honors at Junior Worlds
by Watch Staff
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s great… to see these young athletes rise to the occasion and see the future of the team in front of our eyes.”
Ouray Ice Park Wraps Up Successful Season This Weekend
by Samantha Wright
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Ice climbing in Ouray winds down this weekend with the pending closure of the Ouray Ice Park for the season. The last day of climbing in the park is Sunday, March 30.
TIPS FROM THE PROS | Skiing With Your Kids
by Cristina Candido
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Over-terraining your kids can happen in every level of skiing. Here a few tips that might help you make the right decision.
On Broken Foot, Paralympic Snowboarder Heidi Duce Rides to 5th in Sochi
by Samantha Wright
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
For Duce, the 5th place finish (just behind teammate Cristina Albert) left her “a little less than stoked.” But considering that she was racing on a broken foot, her placement was amazing.
Lady Mavericks Win 1A State Championship
by Samuel Adams
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mavericks pulled out a grueling 38-34 victory over Caliche High School on Saturday, March 15 at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, Colo.
TIPS FROM THE PROS | Don’t Be Square
by Dale Ring
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Most skiers end their turns out of balance, in the “backseat,” bracing against the outside ski.
Norwood Boys and Girls Off to State Tournament
by Samuel Adams
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
The Norwood High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams compete for the State Championships on Thursday; it’s the girls’ fourth consecutive visit, and the boys’ third.
SKI TIPS | Skiing Outside the Box
by Richard Thorpe
Mar 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
What separates the advanced skier from the expert skier?
SKI TIPS | Hike-To Do’s and Do’s
by Peter Steiner
Mar 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
From Gold Hill 2 to Gold Hill 9, Telluride has some of the most exhilarating and challenging hike-to terrain in the country.
‘Paradox Ice’ Introduces Adaptive Athletes to the Thrills of Ice Climbing
by Samantha Wright
Feb 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
Paradox Sports brings the seventh annual Paradox Ice event to the Ouray Ice Park on Feb. 28 through March 2.
SKI TIPS | Modern Skiing: Why We Do What We Do
by Richard Thorpe
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Since the advent of “shaped” skis, many of my students have asked me, “Why are we doing what we’re doing?”
Ski Racer Anna Fake Goes Nordic
by Watch Staff
Feb 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Anna Fake skis with Durango Nordic Team, following in the footsteps of former running teammate, Rachel Hampton, who now skis for Harvard University.
Fatties Year-Round, for Sport and Transport
by Allison Perry
Feb 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
Fat biking has become ingrained in the local culture much the same way skiing has.
TIPS FROM THE PROS | Snowboarding Black Diamond Telluride Bumps
by Jimmy Dorsey
Feb 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people think snowboard lessons are only needed to learn the basics. Telluride Ski and Snowboard School Snowboard Supervisor and Trainer instructor Jimmy Dorsey says otherwise.
Harry Kearney Takes Gold at Mt. Baker
by Watch Staff
Feb 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Norwood snowboarder Harry Kearney soared back to the top of the finish line at the Mt. Baker Legendary Banked Slalom this year, with a first place finish in the Pro Men category at 1:43:35.
Kenworthy Grabs Silver in U.S. Podium Sweep
by Watch Staff
Feb 13, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Well before Kenworthy's silver-medal-winning run, five Sochi dogs brought Kenworthy into a different kind of national spotlight.
Skijoring Stampedes Into Silverton This Weekend
by Watch Staff
Feb 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
The event delivers huge thrills for competitors and spectators alike, as skiers navigate a series of six-foot high jumps and obstacles on a straight-of-way course through the historic heart of Silv...
SKI TIPS | To Up Your Ski Game, Focus on Neutral
by Dale Ring 
Feb 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
This week’s Ski Tip: Going to “neutral” between turns is a chance to change your skiing forever and flow through your turns with constant momentum (fast or slow – your choice).