Winter Sports Articles

Article | September 23, 2015
Blizzard of Non-Ski Activities Boosts Marketability of Winter Resorts   

Winter sports resorts are ramping up their facilities to bring in more events. In this case, though, it’s not just slopes, snow cannons or even... More>>

Article | August 11, 2015
Just Add Sun: Ski Resorts Cash In On Blizzard of Summer Sports Tourism   

With its mud pits, cargo nets, rock climbing and rope swings, Montana’s Big Sky Resort looked very little like a ski area. Of course, it was July.... More>>

Article | May 18, 2015
Ski Tourism: Up? Down? Who Knows?   

When it comes to ski tourism and travel for the winter of 2014-2015, statistics have been floating around; basically, they can be categorized as... More>>

Article | April 15, 2015
Toronto Positioning Itself to Become World Curling Hotspot   

While many people’s exposure to curling is limited to the Winter Olympic Games, the sport’s permanent fan base is expanding. And Canada, which... More>>

Article | March 23, 2015
Brisk Ski Season Helping Put Travel and Tourism Back in the Black   

Snow is pure gold for resorts, according to industry sources who say winter weather is helping to put travel and tourism back in the black. More>>

Article | March 1, 2015
Kissimmee, Florida, Sports Complex to Include… Snow Sports?    

Florida may be about to make an important step toward winter sports tourism, thanks to a new action sports resort proposed for the Kissimmee area.... More>>

Article | January 6, 2015
Ice Cold Competition   

From activities as traditional as skiing to those as cutting-edge as fat biking, winter sports can take many forms. Learn what destinations are doing... More>>

Article | January 5, 2015
‘Slegooning:’ Trend-Wise, Down that Slippery Slope   

Once upon a time, winter sports was looking to “slegooning,” as a new source of income. For a variety of reasons, it never came to fruition. More>>

Article | December 23, 2014
Broomball Attracts Teams, Spectators and Sports Tourism Dollars   

For those amateur athletes who always dream of playing on ice but aren’t coordinated enough to skate, there’s broomball. More>>

Article | November 10, 2014
Fat Bike Events the Hot New Winter Sports Trend   

2015 will see USA Cycling roll out its first-ever Fat Bike National Championships in Utah. Haven't heard of fat bike? That’s about to change. More>>

Subscribe to SDM