Sports / Skiing

Aroostook Outdoor News: 1.27.17 edition

In this edition: 1) Learn to ski for free in #PresqueIsleME. 2) An #IceFishingDerby on #LongLake in #SinclairME and StAgathaME. 3) The first #RoadRace of the season is just over a week away, in #HoultonME. Plus lots more! #offugo… #AroostookThing of the week: Quoggy Jo Ski Cent...

Santa trades sleigh for jet-ski

Santa clings to his hat yesterday while traversing Lake Dunstan on a jet-ski with Alexandra man Bruce Davidson to swing by Dunstan Hospital’s Christmas function at the Dunstan Arm Rowing Club. The Arctic philanthropist traded his woolly coat for a Hawaiian shirt to fit in with...

Jay Peak manager readies for first ski season at the helm

JAY — Steve Wright’s office space didn’t change, but his role at Jay Peak resort has greatly expanded. Wright is preparing to guide the resort through his first full ski season as its general manager, named to the post in April shortly after state and federal authorities l...

Ski Davos: resort guide

Davos is a small Swiss town with an international appeal that has always extended beyond its own ski slopes and those of the Parsenn ski area that it shares with neighbouring Klosters. In Victorian times its worldwide reputation sprang from the tuberculosis sanatoriums that were...

News in Brief | Aspen Daily News Online

Aspen Daily News Staff Report Celebration of Stein Eriksen’s life The colorful life of Stein Eriksen, who founded two ski schools in the upper valley, won Olympic gold medals and was an...