Puppy-Loving Olympic Silver Medalist Gus Kenworthy for President

Last week, American freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy won a silver medal in the slopestyle event at the Sochi Olympics. The following day, he won our hearts by announcing plans to adopt a family of stray puppies he found living near an Olympic media center. The next thing Gus Kenworthy should win? President. Because on… »2/17/14 5:15pm2/17/14 5:15pm

Prepare To Hit The Best Slopes in America With This Winter Powder Guide

There's nothing quite like the feeling of strapping on some skis, jumping on the lift, and taking a deep breath before you barrel down a mountain just a little faster than you're comfortable with. If you're looking for the top slopes in America, this Winter Powder Guide has you covered. »12/17/13 12:48pm12/17/13 12:48pm

Olympic Skier's Custody Battle Wins Gold Medal In WTF

It's a classic love story — boy meets girl. Girl gets pregnant. Boy and Girl break up. Girl moves to a different state for college. Boy sues Girl for custody of the fetus. Court rules Fetus belongs with Boy. Girl forced to give Fetus to Boy and Boy's New Wife. Boy is Olympic gold medalist Bode Miller. Classic. Love.… »11/25/13 3:45pm11/25/13 3:45pm

Lindsey Vonn Determined Far Too Awesome a Downhill Skier to Compete with the Dudes

The International Ski Federation has told Lindsey Vonn, whose race-day nails are very glittery, that under no circumstances will she be able to compete in the men's World Cup downhill race Nov. 24 at Lake Louise, which, for all you geographically challenged readers, is in Canada, the cozy knit cap of the continental… »11/04/12 1:01pm11/04/12 1:01pm

Adorable Kid Is So Tired He Falls Asleep While Skiing

Dude, skiing can be tiring, so you can't really blame little Bode (Gee, think his parents want him to be a skier much?) for falling asleep on the job. In fact, this kid is a genius. I have been trying to figure out a way to sleep standing up for the longest time—and now I've finally realized all you need to do is… »3/25/12 11:55pm3/25/12 11:55pm

Girl Psyches Herself Up for Very First Potential Skiing Accident

Skiing — or as I like to think of it ever since being pushed down a double-black diamond in middle school, Old Man Winter's broken bone roulette wheel — can be dangerous. Just ask Larry Miller, who, in his 1992 HBO comedy special, Just Words, offers the most succinct advice for anyone considering a skiing trip:… »3/24/12 2:00pm3/24/12 2:00pm

Living the Dream: Guy Rushes Pippa Middleton and Gives Her a Kiss

Pippa and James Middleton, sister and brother of Kate Middleton, took part in the Vasaloppet cross-country ski marathon today in Sweden. The two skied the 56-mile course to raise money for charity, but Pippa had another reason to smile as she crossed the finish line: A mysterious stranger came running out of the crowd… »3/04/12 8:45pm3/04/12 8:45pm

British Woman Becomes the First Person to Ski Across Antarctica Alone

If the winter weather is getting to you, imagine how British skier Felicity Aston must have felt. She just returned today from a solo ski expedition across Antarctica. She is the first woman—and first human—to complete such a journey alone. The trip took her 59 days, during which she was powered only by her own… »1/23/12 9:45pm1/23/12 9:45pm

16-Year-Old Girl Becomes Youngest Person To Ski South Pole

Teens continue to put the rest of us to shame for our Netflix watching, internet browsing ways: 16-year-old Amelia Hempleman-Adams has returned home to England after becoming the youngest person to ski the South Pole. Hempleman-Adams and her explorer father traveled 97 miles and spent 17 nights in Antarctica.… »12/13/11 9:30am12/13/11 9:30am