Skiing and Snowboarding Associations


Skiing and Snowboarding: It’s all Downhill from Here

Sport. Recreation. Transportation. Skiing and snowboarding are all these things. Skiing’s history can be traced back to more than 4,000 years ago, and snowboarding about 40 years. These wintry pastimes offer both beginner fun and the satisfaction of a lifetime of improvement and achievement.

History and Rules of Skiing and Snowboarding

Skiing and snowboarding are made up of many types of competitions. The odd terminology of the two ... read more »

Skiing and Snowboarding Associations

Skiing and snowboarding competitions and rankings are governed by a variety of organizations at the international, national, and local levels. Rules and competition style can differ among these groups. Here you’ll find listings for the major international and American organizations.

Dulcinea's Insight

  • Because of the scattered nature of ski and snowboard organizations, usually the best place to find statistics and rankings for competitors is on the relevant organization’s site.
  • Unlike the National Basketball Association or Major League Baseball, most ski and snowboard associations are built from the ground up, and rely on a large competitor base to function. If you want to start competing, at any level, explore the sites below for opportunities.

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Skiing News and and Analysis

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Becoming a Better Skier or Snowboarder

Even if you are only able to hit the slopes a few times each year, you don’t have to sit ... read more »

Buying Skiing and Snowboarding Equipment

Having the right ski and snowboard equipment is crucial for your enjoyment and safety on the ... read more »

Ski and Snowboarding Trips

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