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Guide Zahan Billimoria (left) and author Sam Bass.Click here to read the story.

A Doctorate in Mountain Guiding

IFMGA guide Jayson Simon-Jones gives light to the highest guiding standard and why it matters to all skiers.

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Week One Summary of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics

In an exciting week of skiing in South Korea, the top Team USA ski athletes were in the hunt for gold.

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PyeongChang Winter Olympics Recap: Women's Slalom Final, Men's Super G Final

Sweden's Handsotter wins gold while Mikaela Shiffrin misses the podium in the Women's Slalom, Austria's Mayer wins the Men's Super G


The Untold Wonders of Three Weeks in the Alaskan Backcountry

McKenna Peterson provides insight on the motives behind days and nights of waiting, the hidden marvels in the Fairweather Range, and the big lines on the Peak of Ill Repute.

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PyeongChang Winter Olympics Recap: Men’s Alpine Combined

Austria's Marcel Hirscher wins gold, Team USA favorite, Ted Ligety, places 5th, in Men's Alpine Combined

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PyeongChang Winter Olympics Recap: Women’s Mogul Final Results, Men’s Downhill Postponed

France’s Perinne Laffont wins gold, Team USA’s four athletes do not make the last and final round

On Sunday, the competition got fierce again during the slopestyle finals. Andreas Hatveit, a 23-year-old from Norway, earned a first-place score of 93.00 with a run that included a double cork 1080 and a switch right 1080. Tom Wallisch of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, landed second-place during his second run, with a pretzel on the rail, a rodeo 900, and a misty 5 off the rail to earn a score of 92.38. Following in third was Sammy Carlson of Tigard, Oregon, with a score of 91.13 for his 270 onto the rail and a switch misty 900 poke. “Getting here [to the Winter Dew Tour] and watching the level of riding, I was just aiming to get third,” said Hatveit. “But I finally got my run together, and it was definitely the best run I’ve ever had in my life so I couldn’t be happier.” (click to the next slide)

How to Watch: Ski Slopestyle in the Olympics

The freshest Olympic sport returns for its second games in PyeongChang.

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Christina Lustenberger Descends the Black Friar

From World Cup ski racing to impressive accomplishments as an ACMG ski guide, Lusti’s tale of injury and attainment provide important insight into what it means to be a skier.

Like many professional skiers, Candide Thovex is not a tall man. Unlike some other pro skiers, Candide doesn’t attempt to make up for height with an over abundance of hype.Photos by Spencer Francey/QuiksilverReview by Christopher D. Thompson

"Ski the World" redefines where skiing is possible.

Candide Thovex changes perspectives, again.

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International Women's Ski and Snowboard Day 2018

Pro athlete or beginner, you’re invited to celebrate a day that’s all about the ladies.