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Steamboat snowboardcross racer Dierdorff named Team USA Male Athlete of the Month

March 22, 2019 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Steamboat Springs snowboardcross Olympian Mick Dierdorff was named Team USA Male Athlete of the Month in February. Dierdorff won his first world championship title this season in Park City on Feb. 1, then followed up with a team snowboardcross victory with Female

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RESULTS: Nordic Excavating Hitchens Bros. Wednesday Night Jump, March 20, 2019

March 21, 2019 — Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Howelsen Hill, Steamboat Springs Night 4, Alpine  HS20 Girls U8   1. Sophia Tirone 2. Zanah Rind 3. Ila Ladrow Emmaline Wingard Dylan Gibson Rilynn Blonder Girls U10 1. Layla Churchley 2. Delia Reynolds 3. Sofia Straight Carleigh Klingemann Natalie Villegas Eliza

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RESULTS: 2019 cumulative Nordic Excavating Hitchens Bros. Wednesday Night Jump

March 21, 2019 — Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Howelsen Hill, Steamboat Springs 2019 Alpine cumulative HS20 Girls U8 1. Sophia Tirone 2. McKenzie Maines 3. Emmaline Wingard Girls U10 1. Sofia Straight 2. Delia Reynolds 3. Carleigh Klingemann Eliza Linford Natalia Villegas Boys U8 1. Luke Beauregard 2.

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Snow kayak and SUP race to be held Sunday at Howelsen Hill

March 20, 2019 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Paddling Club at Colorado Mountain College Steamboat Springs will host its second annual Snow Kayak and SUP Race from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 24, at Howelsen Hill. Competitors will race their kayaks or paddleboards down Howelsen for the

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Steamboat skiers have top-10 showings at U14 Alpine Rocky/ Central Regional Championships

March 20, 2019 — Last week's U14 Alpine Central/Rocky Regional Championships at Steamboat Resort and Howelsen Hill showcased some of the nation's youngest talent in Alpine skiing.

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Steamboat’s Wally Magill races to Junior National Cross Country Championships title

March 18, 2019 — Nordic skier Wally Magill had a little less room in his suitcase on his return flight to Steamboat Springs from Anchorage, Alaska, over the weekend after winning a national title at the Junior National Cross County Skiing Championships.

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PHOTOS: 6th Annual Slash and Burn Snowboard Banked Slalom Race at Steamboat Resort

March 16, 2019 — The 6th annual Slash and Burn Banked Slalom race took place on Saturday, March 16 at the Bashor Bowl at Steamboat Resort. The competition included snowboarders who were as young as five to over 50 years old. 

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PHOTOS: U14 Alpine Central/ Rocky Mountain Regional Championships Giant Slalom

March 15, 2019 — Alpine skiers competed in the Giant Slalom on day two of the U14 Alpine Central/ Rocky Mountain Regional Championships hosted by the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club. The Giant Slalom took place on All Out at Steamboat Resort. 

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Slash and Burn Banked Slalom brings unique snowboard event back to Steamboat Resort

March 15, 2019 — Four hundred snowboarders are expected to pack the Bashor Bowl at Steamboat Resort this weekend in the annual Slash and Burn Banked Slalom competition.

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Alpine U14 Championships a mini Olympics for Rocky and Central region skiers

March 12, 2019 — Some of the youngest, most elite Alpine skiers were testing their edges at Steamboat Resort on Tuesday.

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Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club U16 Alpine team sends 8 skiers to nationals after junior championship finishes

March 12, 2019 — The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club sent 16 Alpine skiers to the U16 Rock Central Junior Championships at Winter Park Ski Resort on Monday, March 4 through Sunday, March 10.

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Steamboat’s Jett Seymour wins NCAA title while balancing both U.S. and University of Denver ski teams

March 12, 2019 — Jett Seymour, unlike many Alpine professional skiers, steps off the mountain to hit the books. He has finals to study for at the University of Denver as  an international business and finance major.

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Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club freeskiers travel to Crested Butte for competition

March 12, 2019 — The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club freeskiers competed in the Crested Butte International Freeskiers Association National on Friday, March 8 through Sunday, March 10.

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8,000+ skiers hit slopes this winter at Howelsen Hill’s Ski Free Sundays

March 10, 2019 — On Sunday, the magic carpets on Howelsen Hill slowed to a stop and the chairlift stopped turning for the final time this winter. Closing out the season with one last Ski Free Sunday, Howelsen Hill Ski Area’s alpine runs are closed to the public until the next season, though the Nordic Center will remain open a bit longer.

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Steamboat Springs ski cross racer finds success in new training on World Cup circuit

March 9, 2019 — On Feb. 24, Crossan skied into fifth place, his first top-10 World Cup finish in his seven years on the circuit.

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Photographer at guided backcountry company killed in avalanche near Jones Pass while on the clock Thursday

March 8, 2019 — FRISCO — A 48-year-old skier was caught, buried and killed in an avalanche Thursday afternoon near Jones Pass, west of Berthoud Pass, in Clear Creek County. Authorities have identified the man as Hans Berg of Empire. Berg was an employee of Powder Addiction, a company

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Historic, unsurvivable avalanches forecast in central mountains; Steamboat danger remains high

March 7, 2019 — Avalanche danger is rated extreme in four zones for the first time since the 10-zone forecast began in 2006.

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No hill climb on Howelsen; Steamboat City Council squashes Triple Crown snowmobile race proposal

March 6, 2019 — The Steamboat Springs City Council nixed a snowmobile hill climb on Howelsen Hill next spring.The event, proposed by Triple Crown Sports, would see a contest with sleds climbing the face of Howelsen, and a B Fest featuring “bourbon, barbecue and braaps.” The hill climb race would be a Rocky Mountain States HillClimb Association sanctioned event.

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Moffat County school buses shuttling skiers on busy weekends at Steamboat Resort

March 6, 2019 — CRAIG — During the past two weekends, skiers and riders were shuttled from parking lots to Steamboat Resort in Moffat County School District’s yellow buses. "When Steamboat anticipates a particularly busy weekend, they reach out to get additional help transporting people,” Moffat Superintendent David Ulrich said.

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Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club alumni to compete at NCAA National Championships in Vermont

March 5, 2019 — Among the 74 men and 74 women who will be competing in the 2019 National Collegiate Men’s and Women’s Skiing Championships this week, five of them hail from Steamboat Springs.

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