Launch In-School Events During X Games With Olympic Gold, and X Games Medalists
Pacific Palisades, CA January 24, 2011 - In a recent study conducted by Yale University, just 1 in 10 Americans believe they have a strong understanding of climate science, while 75% of Americans say that schools should teach our children about climate change.
Partnership to include Avalanche Education Initiative, product support and debut of Life-Link Exum Guide Shovel
WILLISTON, VERMONT - Garmont North America -- distributors of Garmont performance ski boots and technical footwear, Bridgedale socks, and Life-Link backcountry and avalanche safety products -- is proud to announce a new partnership with Exum Mountain Guides.
Golden, BC - The 10 years of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Celebrations kick into high gear on January 14th & 15th with a great line up of events everyone can enjoy! The Tiki Torch Dash returns providing a unique evening of challenges for all ski mountaineering enthusiasts. This unique race – combines solo and team categories on a short track format.
Black Diamond Equipment, a leading global climbing and freeride ski brand, is making a voluntarily announced recall of a limited portion of 2010 Black Diamond AvaLung Packs because of a possibility that the intake tubing may crack under cold temperatures.
RICHMOND, CA - Mountain Hardwear, a leading manufacturer of technical outdoor apparel, equipment and accessories, has signed on to be the title sponsor of the 2011 Big Mountain Telemark Series produced by Tough Guy Productions (TGP).
San Clemente, CA - The Surfrider Foundation, the leading name in beach and coastal protection, has teamed up with Protect Our Winters, the top non-profit from the world of snow sports to offer a combined membership that will allow boardsports enthusiasts to protect where they play.
Typically, we don't receive press releases plugging products for the following season until around Christmas. But over the last three days, we've received three announcements from three manufacturers, each about bindings.
WHISTLER, BC - "Out of the Shadows," The International FreeSki Film Festival's Best Big Mountain Movie of 2010 is now available for a spectacular 'pay what you want' rate at Dendrite Studios' brand new web store.
Nelson, BC - With the snowline creeping down the mountains and pre-season stoke hitting a feverish pitch, Andrew Creighton and Brad Steele of Nelson, BC (the team behind backcountryskiingcanada.com) are set to launch a friendly competition with some mind-blowing prizes.
Lebanon, NH - Marker Volkl is pleased to announce it will exhibit at the Winter Outdoor Retailer Show in January 2011 for the first time, in support of its growing AT collection, to better service the alpine touring and backcountry-oriented dealer base.