Representing Team U.S.A. and his hometown, Telluride, freeskier Gus Kenworthy is slated to make his Olympic debut later this week in what will be the Olympic debut of the ski slopestyle competition.
The Sneffels Challenge takes in some of the same terrain, skirting the northern flanks of the Sneffels Range before diving down into the Uncompahgre Valley and North Ouray Corridor, ending at the O...
The feisty 23-year-old below-the-knee amputee and Ouray native daughter qualified for the team at the World Cup event in Copper Mountain in mid-January and sealed the deal in back-to-back World Cup...
Moguls bring out the blemishes in the ski technique of all intermediate and advanced skiers.
Telluride’s first winter Olympian Kenworthy makes X Games history with first-ever triple trick in slopestyle competition; Kearney’s X Games debut highlights third place finish in Snowboarder X cons...
The age-old rivalry between the Ouray Trojans and the Ridgway Demons was on full display at a home game in Ouray Tuesday, Jan. 21.
At least 150 people trudged past Steck on their way to the summit that day – most of them with supplemental oxygen. But Steck was at peace with his decision to turn around.
The moratorium must be extended, or pot sales banned permanently, by the end of March.
Telluride homeboy named to first-ever U.S. Olympic Ski Slopestyle Team
In Latin America, when a girl turns 15, it marks her transition from childhood to young womanhood. For Chicks With Picks’ Kim Reynolds, celebrating and empowering womanhood is what climbing is all ...
Telluride Ski and Golf Co. offers a Ski Biomechanics Camp, Jan. 16-19, taught by Dr. Kim Hewson, an orthopedic surgeon.
Only three climbers “sent” the route, electrifying the crowds of spectators that had gathered on bleachers and observation platforms to cheer them on.
Those who got to see the presentation narrated by Steck, it often left them in stunned silence as he focussed primarily on his three attempts to summit Annapurna that culminated with last October’s...
This year, the comp tower has been repositioned a bit further out so that it appears to teeter on the very lip of the Uncompahgre Gorge.
From moguls, to volleyball to a championship game at Mile High, 2013 was an impressive year for the region's athletes.
Ueli Steck, Kyle Dempster, Aaron Mulkey, Kristen Kelliher and Adrian Ballinger headline evening presentations.
Fast and furious competitive schedules ahead for Discoe, Kearney, McCargo and Kenworthy.
Jib, jump, and freeride to glory at the first Rail Jam of the season Saturday, Dec. 21
A nice soak in the Ouray Hot Springs Pool will surely motivate tired runners as they approach the final portion of the race.
Winning season nonetheless creates well-deserved excitement about Montrose football.