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Purgatory Mountain Resort's Mike Sparkman calls snow biking "grassroots ski racing and family fun."
How much protein do NASTAR racers need? Carbo-loading and caffeine? USSA High Performance Chef and Dietitian Allen Tran serves World-Cup-tested wisdom for spicier times this weekend.
By Jim Schaffner With more than 115 resorts recording 165,000 Nature Valley NASTAR racer days each winter, chances are one (or two) of those days are going to get a little chilly. So here are some of the top tips for keeping your feet warm in race boots this season. 1. Adjust the Shell
NASTAR racers may not travel the globe like Lindsey Vonn, but they can learn a lot from the World Cup star when it comes to racing a lifelong sport for life. As she said earlier this season at Val d’Isere: “It’s pretty rare to escape the sport without major injury. If you want to have a long career, you have to have a way to overcome it.”
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NASTAR's National Pacesetting Trials set the National Standard Legends Daron Rahlves, Tommy Moe, A.J. Kitt, Casey Puckett, and Heidi Voelker duked it out against current U.S. Ski Team athletes like Ted Ligety and Tim Kelley at the NASTAR pacesetting trials at Copper Mountain.
By Jim Schaffner How about this New Year's resolution: faster skis. It's easier than you think. And chances are, you’ve got exactly the tools you need at your disposal. Five simple guidelines followed by consistent maintenance this season will guarantee a good performance. 1. Inspect the Skis
By Lisa Densmore Ballard If you’re an older NASTAR racer, you may be like me. In my 48-year ski racing career, I’ve had to learn slalom three times.
81-year-old Bryce Maple’s sweet — until you meet her on the racecourse
Legends Daron Rahlves, Tommy Moe, A.J. Kitt, Casey Puckett, and Heidi Voelker duked it out against current U.S. Ski Team athletes like Ted Ligety and Tim Kelley this weekend at the NASTAR pacesetting trials at Copper Mountain.
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