Roots of Racing series: Directing a ‘carnival on wheels’

By Melanie Wong This winter, Vail and Beaver Creek are hosting the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships for a third time. The Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum has opened its ski racing archives to tell stories that connect the dots between today’s spectacular made-for-TV competitions and their humble beginnings. This series will feature many of […]

On the Hill: Snow falling at Beaver Creek

By Ross Leonhart On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Latigo with snow falling at Beaver Creek and the World Championships two days away. BEAVER CREEK OFFICIAL REPORT: 0″ in past week. SNOWCAST: There’s a chance […]

Crystal ball sees success for American women

By Chris Freud Tiger Woods had an 8 on No. 15 at TPC Scottsdale during the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Friday. I’ve gotten an 8 on that hole, so that’s really bad news for Tiger. Many refer to Lindsey Vonn as Tiger’s girlfriend. Leaving aside the sexist view of this — we don’t care […]

Beaver Creek offers tips for FIS World Championships

By Edward Stoner BEAVER CREEK — The world is descending on Beaver Creek Resort for the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships, which start Monday. More than 700 athletes will be present from 70 nations and in addition to the competitive race events taking place on the slopes, the InterX Celebration will be taking place […]

Beaver Creek offers tips for World Champs

By Edward Stoner BEAVER CREEK — The world is descending on Beaver Creek Resort for the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships, which start Monday. More than 700 athletes will be present from 70 nations and in addition to the competitive race events taking place on the slopes, the InterX Celebration will be taking place […]

The Bookworm of Edwards hosts French night on Monday

By Melanie Wong EDWARDS — A local bookstore is a place that lends itself to an atmosphere of creativity, culture and community. The Bookworm of Edwards intends to bring all three of these things together for its first-ever French Night special. The evening will play host to two local residents, Jodie Hollander and Rosalie Isom. […]

Tell us your love story, Eagle County

By caramie schnell VAIL — Each January, we ask you to write your love story and share it with Vail Daily readers. Last year, we got some real tear jerkers. We introduced you to Lane Gillespie and Jim Muguerza. The two got engaged near the top of Chair 11 on Vail Mountain in November of […]

On the Hill: Media from all over the globe gathering in Vail

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports Golden Peak on Vail Mountain where Lindsey Vonn, Mikaela Shiffrin, and national teams and media from all over the globe are gathered. Vail Daily reporter John LaConte […]