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Chairlift Interview: Jenn Berg

We skied with Mountain Hardwear and Volkl athlete Jenn Berg in her natural habitat: the mountains of Utah. She reveals her favorite line, ingredients for a perfect day, and plans for the season.

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Canadian Halfpipe Team in their Best Season Yet

With top of the podium finishes at all of the major comps so far, Canadian halfpipe skiers are dominating the scene this season. We talked with Justin Dorey, Matt Margetts, and coach Trennon Paynter at the Dew Tour stop in Breckenridge to find out why.

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Dream Jobs: Director of Product Testing

When you’re standing at the top of a steep, rowdy line, chances are, you’re not thinking about if your skis can handle what you’ll throw their way. Bruce Jahnke, Director of Product Testing at K2, has already done that for you. He stepped out of the lab to tell us how your skis are tested.

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Denver to Aspen: Competing Twice in One Week

Monday, the USSA announced the Denver Big Air, a new competition that will take place right before a major industry tradeshow and the X Games. However, is that schedule packed just a little too tight? We talked to reigning X Games champ and unofficial Denver Big Air spokesman Bobby Brown about competing multiple times in one week.

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The Soul of the Sport

When Jonny Moseley completed an inverted trick in the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake, he placed fourth. In Vancouver, Jeret "Speedy" Peterson landed the most challenging trick in the history of aerials. He got second place. Could the Olympics squash the spirit of halfpipe skiing? Jen Hudak and Tim Windell chime in.

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Vail Resorts Announces EpicMix

On Monday, Vail Resorts announced a location-based mobile and web app, called Epic Mix. The company's Interactive Director, Mike Slone, sat down with us to discuss check-ins, pins, and where digital experience collides with a typical ski day.

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A Life Ascending

When mountain guide Ruedi Beglinger faced an avalanche that claimed the lives of seven of his guests, his world was turned upside down. Award-winning documentarian Steven Grynberg takes a look at his life and family in this feature-length film.

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Five Question Interview: Nick Waggoner

In three short years, Sweetgrass Productions has grown from a crew of college kids with cameras into an award-winning film company. After spending a whole season filming in Hokkaido, Japan, the Sweetgrass crew has hit the road—and will be touring across the country this fall.

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Mont Tremblant

Mont Tremblant has a decidedly European flavor—from the cobbled streets to the French chatter in the lift lines.

19.  Copper Mountain, Colorado

Copper Mountain

Unlike many resorts in the area, enjoy free parking and a shuttle to the base of the hill. Get there early for first tracks—the bus runs starting at 6:30 a.m.

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Squaw Valley

Squaw Valley Ski Resort is located in Olympic Valley, California and is the second largest ski resort at Lake Tahoe. Squaw Valley was the site of the 1960 Olympic Winter Games.