Championships a mixed bag for business

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — Mike Brumbaugh has a simple message for his clients right now: Tell your friends.Brumbaugh owns Venture Sports, a rental business with locations in Avon, Beaver Creek and Vail. While parking lots have been filling fast and grandstands have been full for races during the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships, Brumbaugh said his business is a little soft right now.“We had guests skiing in Vail today, and they came back saying they had the mountain to themselves,” Brumbaugh said. In Beaver Creek, less than 5 percent of that resort is closed to skiers for the races.As you’d …

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