Monthly Archives: March 2014

Spring Powder

Powder Spring run of the day: 3.31.14 [video]

The season is not over yet. Light fluffy snow is still in abundance at Breckenridge and the base is better than ever. Tons of Spring Fever events are going on including concerts and competitions. Get out to Breckenridge and enjoy soft snow and gorgeous weather. This run was shot on Northstar and in the skiers… Read More

Sequence 01.Still001

Mountain Dew Throwback Throwdown [video]

Spring Fever is here in Breck. Today snowboarders from across the country came out to compete in the Mountain Dew Throwback Throwdown where nothing bigger than a 540 is allowed. It is all about style and tweaked grabs in the big pipe as well as the 6 foot mini-pipe. Free concerts among other events and… Read More

2014 Throwback Throwdown

Benji Farrow, Michelle Zeller take top spots at Mountain Dew Throwback Throwdown

A star-studded field of snowboard legends and current pros showed up today for the third annual Mountain Dew Throwback Throwdown at Breckenridge Ski Resort. Current Pros Benji Farrow and Michelle Zeller took the overall top spots in the men’s and women’s divisions, while legends Chad Otterstrom, Ross Powers and Todd Franzen won Raddest Old Dude,… Read More

edit.Still001

12 inches in 24 hours makes for spring skiing’s best [video]

Awesome. The only word that can describe the snow at Breck today! We received 24 inches in 24 hours, with 9 of them falling overnight. Skiers and riders were greeted with deep, endless powder this morning, and the terrain on Tiger, E-Chair, and 6 Chair is the best its been in weeks. If you thought… Read More

Spring Fever concert at Breck

Get hot for Breck Spring Fever

You might think that the season is winding down this time of year, and while it’s true that we are in the final weeks of skiing and riding, these sunny days in Breck are more action-packed than any other time of year. Spring Fever around here doesn’t necessarily mean that temperatures are high. Sure, it… Read More

GoPro_INstagram

Best apps for snowboarding

A member of the Breck Epic Team, Eric Willett accounts his journeys as a professional athlete here. To read more from Eric, search his name in the top right, or click here.  My favorite app for snowboarding is Instagram. Instagram is known for making something look a lot cooler than it really is. However, since snowboarding is… Read More

Breckenridge EpicMix Racing

How to speed up your EpicMix race time

Like going fast? Beating your friends to the bottom of the mountain? Pretending you’re a professional racer, carving lines like it’s your job? If you’re nodding right now, you need to check out EpicMix Racing at Breckenridge Ski Resort. In its second season, the 14- to 16-gate giant slalom dual course located along the Sundown… Read More

spring powder

Spring powder run of the day: 3.27.14 [video]

5 inches fell overnight and the snow is still coming down. What and incredible season we have had…It is not over yet. Tons of events are happening including free concerts, competitions and even a beer festival here in Breck. Now is the time to come out and enjoy some soft powder and sunshine. We will… Read More

shaping the pipe

Throwback Throwdown mini-pipe [photos]

Taking you back to 1986, the Throwback Throwdown on March 29 features a six-foot-mini-pipe where competitors will alley oop and hand plant their way to a $17,000 prize purse. Pro riders will be in attendance, so bring out your best. With just three days to go, all hands have been on deck crafting the mini-pipe…. Read More

Breck Beer Fest

Breck celebrates suds with two upcoming beer fests

Year-after-year, Breckenridge hosts two of the top-rated beer fests in Colorado; one celebrating springtime and the other saluting summer. Both are back and better than ever for 2014. The Breckenridge Spring Fever Beer Festival returns Saturday, April 5 and the Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival returns Saturday, July 26. This year, both events boast more breweries… Read More