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Cowboy Downhill, Balloon Glow, Sam Bush highlight Martin Luther King Jr. weekend in Steamboat

January 17, 2019 — Some of the best rodeo cowboys from across the country will be in town for the 45th annual Bud Light Cowboy Downhill, a tradition started by Steamboat Resort Director of Skiing Billy Kidd and World Champion cowboy Larry Mahan.

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Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club mogul skier headed to World Cup

January 16, 2019 — Steamboat Springs Winter Sports club mogul skier Kenzie Radway will make her World Cup debut on Friday in Lake Placid.

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USA Nordic names 7 Steamboat Springs athletes to Junior World Championships team

January 16, 2019 — Fifteen athletes were named to the USA Junior World Championships team and seven of them are from Steamboat Springs.

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SSWSC alumni and current Nordic skiers put together strong finishes at C.U. Invite

January 15, 2019 — Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club athletes, old and new, competed at the University of Colorado Boulder Invitational at Brent Romick Arena this weekend.The invitational had four races over the span of two days, including a women’s 5K freestyle, men’s 10K freestyle, men’s 10K classic and women’s 10K classic.

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UPDATED: Backcountry skier dies on Quandary Peak in Summit County

January 14, 2019 — FRISCO — A backcountry skier died Sunday after being critically injured at about 13,400 feet on Quandary Peak. Peter Jacob Wing, 22, of Denver, died due to blunt-force injuries suffered during a fall, according to Summit County Coroner Regan Wood. The Summit County Rescue Group responded to

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Sailors Nordic Ski teams qualify 14 for state championships

January 13, 2019 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Steamboat Springs High School Nordic Ski teams came back from their first competition of the season with 14 qualified for state championships and top ten finishes for both teams Saturday, Jan. 12. The Sailors competed at a classic technique race hosted

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Hans Guggisberg: A Four Points favorite

January 12, 2019 — Over the last decade, Hans has become a beloved face at Four Points. He never intended to work as a liftie, but a Swiss lottery allowed him to leave a lifelong career and travel to the U.S. Since then, he has found that seasonal jobs offer a freedom that he doesn’t plan on squashing anytime soon.

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Triple Crown Sports proposes new snowmobile hill climb event in Steamboat Springs

January 12, 2019 — The Steamboat Hill Climb and the B Fest would feature a professional race up Howelsen Hill as a part of the Rocky Mountain States Hill Climb Association series, complete with a barbecue and bourbon festival with a Saturday night concert at the base.

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RESULTS: Larry Johnson Memorial RMD and IMD Junior National Qualifier at Howelsen Hill, Jan. 11 to 12

January 12, 2019 — The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club hosted the Larry Johnson Memorial Rocky Mountain Division and Intermountain Division Junior National Qualifier on the HS20, HS30 and HS45 jumps at Howelsen Hill on Friday, Jan. 11. 

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SSWSC Alpine snowboarder Cody Winters collects top finishes in NorAm cup

January 11, 2019 — Several Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club athletes competed in a NorAm Alpine snowboard competition in LeRelais, Canada from Jan. 2-4.

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Vail Resorts’ stock falls on lowered profit forecast

January 11, 2019 — BROOMFIELD — Shares of Vail Resorts are falling after the ski resort company lowered one of its full-year forecasts because of fewer guests in early December. The Broomfield-based company reported Friday that it now anticipates fiscal 2019 resort reported EBITDA — or earnings before interest,

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SSWSC skiers place at Copper Mountain halfpipe competition

January 8, 2019 — Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club put together two top-3 finishes at the USASA Rocky Mountain Series Halfpipe competition on Sunday, Jan. 6 at Copper Mountain Resort.

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SSWSC qualifies two Nordic ski athletes for Junior World Championships

January 8, 2019 — Only six men and six women earned spots at the cross-country Junior World Championships, and Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club trained two of the 12.

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SSWSC hosts Rocky Mountain Freestyle Mogul Competition on Voodoo

January 8, 2019 — A list of results from the freestyle mogul dual competition on Sunday, Jan. 6 at Steamboat Resort.

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Steamboat Olympian Deb Armstrong adds name to list of athletes critical of USOC

January 7, 2019 — Olympic gold medalist Deb Armstrong is proud to be a part of a group of athletes that is calling for a near complete resignation of the Unites States Olympic Committee board and senior leadership in the wake of the release of a report investigating Larry Nassar’s abuse.

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Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club athletes top the standings at Rocky Mountain freestyle mogul competition

January 5, 2019 — Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club competitors stood out on the first day of the Rocky Mountain Division competition on Voodoo at Steamboat Resort.In the first Rocky Mountain freestyle mogul competition of the year, Steamboat Springs athletes collected top finishes in both the men's and women's competitions.

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PHOTOS: SSWSC hosts Rocky Mountain Freestyle Mogul Competition on Voodoo

January 5, 2019 — The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club hosted the Rocky Mountain Freestyle Mogul Competition on Voodoo on Saturday, Jan. 5. Competition resumes at 10:15 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 6 at Steamboat Resort.

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Elite Steamboat Springs athletes share their superstitions

January 1, 2019 — When it comes to sports, Steamboat Springs is a competitive community. So it’s no surprise a few of our marquee athletes try to muster every advantage they can, even if it means a little help from Lady Luck.

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9 Steamboat Olympians share their favorite trails and skiing tips

January 1, 2019 — Steamboat has ties to more than 100 Olympic athletes, with more than 160 Olympic appearances between them — more than any other town in North America.

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The right fluff: Meet the guides at Steamboat Powdercats

December 30, 2018 — Skiing powder for a living, Steamboat Powdercats’ 16 guides might have the best job — and “office” — in Ski Town, USA. But behind all the face shots is a family of hard workers who bust butt to keep their clients safe and smiling.

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