Recession Proof Ski Stunts

Youth adapting to tighter budgets through innovation.

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They say necessity is the mother of invention. This winter looks like it might hit families harder than most as the United States hurtles toward the fiscal cliff, which conveniently will hit at about the same time as most people's ski season. Europe isn't looking any more promising either. Luckily for us these two fearless innovators show that skis, like all things good and pure, can be shared. There is no such thing as a bad economy, just bad skiers.



Ski Racing Nation

The alpine world ski championships garner way less attention than the Olympics. But American skiers are starting to care. By Nathaniel Vinton


Resorts and the Great Recession

Sure, the economy isn’t looking so bright. And ski resorts and manufacturers are feeling the effects. But there’s good news for skiers: Deals are plentiful, which means you can actually afford to go skiing.

Skiing Through College

Skiing Through College

Contrary to popular belief, you can ski your way through college and still earn a degree. Just join a collegiate ski team. By Ari Cohen.