Ski resorts are opening and the snow is on the peaks in southwest Colorado. Now is the time to get prepared for the 2015-16 ski season and promote our next generation of skiers. Warren Miller’s newest ski film, “Chasing Shadows” plays Thursday, December 17th at the Miller Middle School auditorium. Now a ritual for snow […]
From the highly anticipated El Niño to the celebration of Purg’s 50th anniversary, the Purgatory Ski Team (PST) is revving up for an epic season. The team, under new guidance by Stacy Falk, a former ski racer herself who was hired as the alpine program director in August, has been busy recruiting members and hiring […]
Sunday, October 12th 2014 from 9am-noon Come out and enjoy a fall day in the mountains clearing the trails of debris before the snow starts flying! Bring your favorite pruners, shovels, chainsaw or simply bring a sack lunch and use the tools provided.
Durango Mountain Resort presents: Alpenglow. An evening of dining, dancing, gaming, and live auction on November 15th that benefits young athletes on PST and DNSC. Take the elevator home – special lodging and breakfast deal for event guests at Purgatory Lodge. http://www.durangomountainresort.com/lodging
2014 Summer Nordic Devo Team What: The Summer Nordic Devo Team is for skiers wanting to get a head start for the upcoming Nordic season. The goals of the program are to: 1) Learn & improve basic athletic skills (balance, agility, coordination, range of motion), 2) Improve overall fitness (endurance, speed, strength), 3) Learn Nordic […]
Saturday, March 15th 7-9 p.m. at the Irish Embassy Raffle for prizes, including Coors snowboard ($5 tickets) – proceeds plus 5% of bar sales will be donated to the Boys & Girls Club and Durango Winter Sports Foundation. http://www.durangoherald.com/article/20140311/NEWS01/140319896/Back-from-Russia-with-love- (if you missed their Guinness commercial, watch it here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpE9Xk0d5Qg&feature=youtu.be )
Durango Nordic Alumni Tracy Barnes was awarded the United Nations UNESCO Fair Play Award. Since its foundation by UNESCO and a number of international sports governing bodies in Paris in 1963, the goal of the International Committee for Fair Play is the worldwide defense and promotion of fair play. In order to honor and directly recognize the […]