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How to Warm Up Your Muscles for Skiing and Riding

We pull our skis out of the car or locker and heave them onto our shoulders and off to the first chair we go.  Right there, with the delightful anticipation of wind in our faces, we have potentially opened ourselves up to risk of injury.  When our muscles are cold and we’re doing a rather […]

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Learn to Ski and Ride Month is Here!

Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month is Here! Take advantage of special deals for beginners and win prizes with the Bring a Friend Campaign.    Heavenly is offering special programs for adults who want to learn to ski or snowboard. You can either take two days of lessons and receive the third lesson free or take one […]

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Skier Nutrition – Before, During and After the Slopes

As a ski teacher, it’s so exciting to see students make strides in their skiing and get pumped about the progress.  However, I’ve seen more than one student compromise his day because he simply didn’t have the energy to do what he wanted to do — like ski a run top to bottom, ski through […]

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What’s New for this upcoming season at Heavenly

81 days until first chair! The countdown is on and there is a lot to get excited about this season at Heavenly. Here’s a quick rundown of new and improved things on and around the mountain. On-Mountain: As if tracking your vert and tagging Facebook friends in photos didn’t make EpicMix addictive enough, Vail Resorts […]

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Heavenly’s PSIA and AASI National Team Members

The best of the best ski and ride instructors are at Heavenly. We’re not just saying that. It’s true. The Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors (AASI) recently announced their National Team for 2012-16, and out of the 30 people on the two teams, Heavenly is the home […]

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