AUDI FIS Ski World Cup

Killington and Okemo in spotlight at Boston Expo Events
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 22, 2016

Killington and Okemo in spotlight at Boston Expo Events

Audi FIS Ski World Cup at Killington featured, Betsy McGeever, Bernie Weichsel recognized By Karen D. Lorentz Killington and Okemo Mountain Resorts received a wealth of publicity at two media receptions and at the award luncheon, in addition to the attention their respective booths received…

Killington will host World cup, first in state since 1978
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 22, 2016

Killington will host World cup, first in state since 1978

International Ski Federation gave the green light to Killington to hold Alpine World Cup Races Nov. 26-27 KILLINGTON— On Thursday, Nov. 17, Killington Resort received a positive snow control announcement from FIS (Internal Ski Federation), the governing body of the Audi FIS Ski World Cup….

INSIGHTS from competitor, coach Chelsea Marshall
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 22, 2016

INSIGHTS from competitor, coach Chelsea Marshall

By Karen D. Lorentz Olympian Chelsea Marshall is a Pittsfield, Vt., native who learned to ski at Killington at an early age thanks to her parents being ski instructors. That helps explain her love for skiing, but when it comes to competition, Marshall attributes her…

Snowmaking Horsepower
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 22, 2016

Snowmaking Horsepower

The World Cup Expo Village at the base of Superstar is situated at 2,500 feet above sea level and nearby Killington Peak reaches to 4,241 feet — making it the second highest in the state. This elevation gives the resort an advantage in both effective snowmaking…

Homecoming for Shiffrin
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 22, 2016

Homecoming for Shiffrin

East Coast training has advantages, Shiffrin says By Lisa Gosselin and Polly Mikula Mikaela Shiffrin has become one of the world’s most recognized athletes and a major force in the powerhouse of women who make up the U.S. World Cup ski team. She is also…

Conditions favorable for World Cup weekend
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 22, 2016

Conditions favorable for World Cup weekend

Snowstorm drops 10+ inches days before World Cup at Killington

KILLINGTON — Killington Resort has been blowing snow aggressively over the past month both to prepare the Superstar race trail for the Ladies Ski World Cup races, Nov. 26 and 27, and to open as…

AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 22, 2016

The Bus adds routes for World Cup

By Evan Johnson RUTLAND—As visitors head to the Rutland and Killington area for Thanksgiving and the FIS World Cup races on Nov. 26 and 27, Marble Valley Regional Transit (“The Bus”) is rolling out three additional routes during the weekend of the races, which will…

O.A.R. performs free concert
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 22, 2016

O.A.R. performs free concert

Rock band O.A.R. will headline a robust music and entertainment lineup when the 2016 Audi FIS Ski World Cup comes to Vermont’s largest ski area on Nov. 26-27, with a free concert immediately following Saturday’s races. Admission for race spectators and concertgoers is free of…

Never in Vegas to play Pickle Barrel two nights
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 22, 2016

Never in Vegas to play Pickle Barrel two nights

Friday & Saturday, Nov. 25-26—KILLINGTON—Never in Vegas will perform live at the Pickle Barrel Nightclub on Friday and Saturday night, Nov. 25-26. Doors open at 8 p.m. for the shows. Hit the club, and take the Barrel Rider home—don’t drink and drive! Pickle Barrel is…

“Tight Loose” screens at Snowshed, Friday
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 22, 2016

“Tight Loose” screens at Snowshed, Friday

Teton Gravity Research’s 21st anniversary ski and snowboard film promises to showcase the limits of what’s possible in snowsports Friday, Nov. 25 at 7 p.m.—KILLINGTON—Teton Gravity Research (TGR), the global leader in youth-culture media, is pleased to announce the release and global tour of its film, “Tight Loose,”…