Events

Events at Breckenridge

Silvia Mittermüller in the Snow in Breck

What I’m looking forward to in the 2014 Winter Olympics

This is a hard topic to write about. I wanted to personally compete in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Everything was looking promising until I tore my Achilles Tendon in December. It was a brutal way of getting my dreams and goals crushed. Instead of an Olympic experience, I added another dark moment to the… Read More

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Breck’s record snow and First Tracks for Broncos fans

Breckenridge on track for record month of snowfall With eight inches of new snow overnight, the mountain terrain at Breckenridge is 100 percent open for skiers and riders to enjoy! Guests have access to 2,908 acres of skiable terrain across all five peaks, from beginner to extreme terrain, along with the brand new high-alpine hike… Read More

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How to celebrate Australia Day in Breckenridge

January 26 has come and gone. But did you know what day it was? It was Australia Day! Known as the national holiday of Australia, it’s every Aussie’s favorite day to celebrate in Breckenridge after an amazing day of skiing and riding.  Ask an Aussie about the history of the day and they will tell… Read More

Breck ISSC 2014

Carving out a win: Q&A with Snow Sculpture Champions Team Breck

The 24th annual Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championships are underway, with 16 teams from around the globe shaping 12-foot, 20-ton snow blocks into stunning works of art using nothing but hand tools and imagination. Team USA-Colorado/Breckenridge captain Keith Martin shares what it takes: Q. What constitutes an award-winning sculpture? A. “A piece that is original,… Read More

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International Snow Sculpture Championships [photos]

The International Snow Sculpture Championships are taking off here in Breck. The sculptures are now taking shape as competitors work hard to get them ready for viewing starting on January 26. The competition will run until February 2. If you are in the area be sure to stop by and take a look at these… Read More

Avy Dog team

Breck’s avy dog teams recognized

The Summit County Sheriff’s Office and Flight for Life Colorado recognized 45 members of the Summit County Rapid Avalanche Deployment team today for their dedication to the state-wide rescue program.  Along with Breckenridge Ski Patrol, members from Keystone Ski Resort, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC), Copper Mountain Resort, and the… Read More

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Breck Athletes heading to Sochi for the 2014 Olympics

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia is almost upon us, and several members of the Breck Epic Pro Team are preparing to compete as part of the first-ever Olympic Slopestyle and Freeski teams. Bobby Brown, Keri Herman, James Woods, Anna Segal and Rebecca Torr are each set to represent their home country during the Winter… Read More

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Breck Snow Sculpting Championships start next week

Hey All! This is Carvin’ Marvin, of Carvin’ Marvin and the Snowflakes on Team USA Colorado. It’s Snow Sculpture Time again! The Breckenridge Budweiser International Snow Sculpting Championships kick off next week as 16 teams from 12 countries vie for Gold, carving with their HANDS instead of their FEET like most on-mountain competitions! This week… Read More

2014 Sprint U.S. Grand Prix Finals at Breck

2014 Sprint U.S. Grand Prix Finals Preview at Breck

With just a month to go before the Olympic Opening Ceremonies, local athletes are once again on their home snow trying to punch their ticket for Sochi at the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix Finals this week. The third Olympic selection event of the season, and second to be held in Breckenridge, rolled into town on… Read More