17 January 2015

2015 World Championships Launch Ski Club Video Challenge

VAIL, Colo.  Jan. 16, 2015  The 2015 FIS Alpine World Championships are now just days away, and the organizers are inviting all ski clubs to join in the excitement, with the opportunity to win $25,000 in prize money via a video contest. 
04 December 2014

Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort Announce Audi as the Official Vehicle Partner

VAIL, Colo. – Dec. 4, 2014 – Vail Resorts, the world’s premier mountain resort company, has partnered with Audi, a company synonymous with innovation, revolutionary engineering and progressive design, to be the official vehicle of Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort. Through this exclusive, three-year relationship, guests of Vail and Beaver Creek will be able to experience Audi through complimentary shuttle services, interactive ski and snowboard school activations, and through signature resort events and celebrations, such as the Audi Birds of Prey World Cup and 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships.
29 November 2014

Skiers and Snowboarders Have More to Be Thankful for With the Opening of Vail’s China Bowl Today for the 2014-2015 Winter Season

VAIL, Colo. – Nov. 29, 2014 – Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, continues to enjoy the gifts of Thanksgiving with the opening of its famed China Bowl today. Skiers and snowboarders now have access to more than 3,600 acres of developed skiable terrain – the most available in the country – with the opening of China Bowl along with the Sourdough Express Lift (#14), the Sun Up Lift (#17), the Orient Express Lift (#21) and the Tea Cup Express Lift (#36). 
26 November 2014

Vail’s Legendary Back Bowls Open in Time for Thanksgiving Day for the 2014-2015 Winter Season

VAIL, Colo. – Nov. 26, 2014 – Skiers and snowboarders have even more to be thankful for this Thanksgiving holiday at Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, as the resort opened the High Noon Express Lift (#5) today, providing access to the terrain of its legendary Sun Up and Sun Down bowls. Vail received more than 30 inches of snow since Saturday, and more than six feet in the past three weeks, making for fantastic conditions across the mountain. 
23 January 2014

Vail and Beaver Creek to Celebrate One-Year Countdown to 2015 World Championships with "Countdown 2-15" Festivities at Both Resorts Saturday, February 1

As the world prepares for the Sochi Olympics, the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships’ clock will also be ticking for Vail and Beaver Creek Saturday, February 1, as the two resorts host “Countdown 2-15” festivities to celebrate the one-year out countdown of the world’s best skiers return to the Vail Valley.
29 August 2013

Les 3 Vallées wird „Epic“

Die Vail Resorts in Colorado/USA dehnen ihre Kooperation mit den weltbesten Skigebieten weiter aus. Neben Verbier im Schweizer Kanton Wallis und Ski Arlberg in Österreich sind sie jetzt auch in Frankreich präsent. Als „Epic Partner“ für die gegenseitige Nutzung der Skipässe hat das amerikanische Unternehmen nun die Zusammenarbeit mit Les 3 Vallées in Frankreich verkündet. Das Gebiet umfasst Courchevel, La Tania, Méribel, Brides-les-Bains, Les Menuires, Saint Martin de Belleville, Val Thorens und Orelle. Damit ermöglicht der „Epic Pass“ für die Saison 2013/2014 Skivergnügen an fünf aufeinander folgenden Tagen auf den Pisten von Les 3 Vallées. Und das ist nochnicht alles: Den Inhabern des „Epic Pass“ stehen mit der grenzüberschreitenden Liftkarte insgesamt 26 Skigebiete in vier Ländern auf zwei Kontinenten zur Verfügung – von den USA über Österreich und die Schweiz bis nach Frankreich.

28 August 2013

A França agora é épica!

BROOMFIELD, Colorado.– 28 de agosto de 2013 - A Vail Resorts Inc. (NYSE:MTN) anunciou hoje uma parceria épica com a maior área para a prática de esqui do mundo, Les 3 Vallées, lar dos lendários resorts montanheses de Courchevel, Meribel, La Tania, Menuires, Val Thorens, Bride Les Bains, Saint Martin e Drelle, na França. O Epic Pass agora conta com cinco dias gratuitos para esquiar em Les 3 Vallées, em um total de 26 montanhas de classe mundiais espalhadas por quatro países, o que aumenta ainda mais o valor excepcional do melhor passe de temporada do mundo. Os portadores do Epic Pass terão a oportunidade de experimentar o que há de melhor nos EUA e Europa com acesso à Verbioer, Suíça; Arlberg, Áustria; e agora Les 3 Valées, na França, em adição à Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin e Eldora no Colorado; Heavenly, Northstar e Kirkwood em Lake Tahoe; e a novidade da temporada 2013-2014, Canyons, em Park City, Utah. A área dos três vales fica no coração dos Alpes Franceses e é lendária entre esquiadores de todo mundo, reverenciada por seu charme e arte e arquitetura barrocos, contando com nove restaurantes constantes na lista Michelin e acomodações excepcionais, tudo isso enquanto mantém suas características alpinas e apelo familiar. Comumente votada como a melhor locação da Europa para neve de começo de temporada, Les 3 Valées há tempos é favorita no coração dos esquiadores que buscam uma experiência de classe mundial.
28 August 2013

Les 3 Vallées Is Now Epic

BROOMFIELD, Colo.– Aug. 28, 2013 – Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced an epic partnership with the largest ski area in the world, Les 3 Vallées, home to the legendary mountain resorts of Courchevel, La Tania, Méribel,Brides-les-Bains, Les Menuires, Saint Martin de Belleville, Val Thorens et Orelle, France. The Epic Pass now features five free days of skiing and riding in Les 3 Vallées, bringing the total access to 26 world-class mountains in four countries and further enhancing the already exceptional value of the world’s greatest lift pass. Epic Pass holders have the opportunity to experience the best of Europe and the best of the USA, with access to Verbier, Switzerland; Arlberg, Austria; and now Les 3 Vallées, France, in addition to Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin and Eldora in Colorado; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in Lake Tahoe; and new for the 2013-2014 season, Canyons in Park City, Utah. Les 3 Vallées area lies in the heart of the French Alps and is legendary among skiers and riders around the globe, revered for its elegant charm and baroque art and architecture, boasting nine ski-in/ski-out Michelin-star restaurants and exceptional ski-in/ski-out lodging, all while maintaining its alpine character and family friendly appeal. Often voted the best location in Europe for early season snow, Les 3 Vallées has been a long-standing favourite for British skiers and riders seeking a truly world-class experience.