Opening Ceremonies offer pomp, performance

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — The party starts now. For the fourth time, the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships will be held on American soil. For the third time, skiing’s biannual celebration of its best and brightest will be held in the Vail Valley. The 2015 edition of the championships promises to be the biggest event yet held in the valley. This year’s two-week event was years in the making, requiring more than $50 million in fund-raising and sponsorships. That money has gone into an extravaganza that will be featured on live TV around the world, with the time difference between Colorado …

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