2013 Skiing champions

Skiers Schuss to 19th National Title

June 1, 2013

The CU ski team rallied in a big way on the final day of the NCAA Championships in Vermont to claim its 19th national title in the sport and second in the last three years.

ski girls

Skiers Schuss to 18th National Title

June 1, 2011

Two CU skiers earned individual NCAA championships this year — Eliska Hajkova (women’s 15K classical) and Reid Pletcher (men’s 20K classical) — bringing the Buffs’ all-time record total to 83.

mike kaplan

There’s No Business Like Snow Business

March 1, 2011

Mike Kaplan (IntlAf'86), CEO of Aspen Skiing Co., tackles climate change and an aging skier population while managing four ski resorts.

matt gelso

Skiers Schuss to Second in NCAA

June 1, 2010

The ski team finished second in the NCAA Championships for the third straight year and for the ninth time in program history.

jimmie heuga

Buff Tribute: Jimmie Heuga 1943-2010

June 1, 2010

Saying farewell to a skiing legend.

chris anthony

A Film Mogul in Action

March 1, 2010

Extreme skier Chris Anthony jumps cliffs for Warren Miller Entertainment.

lucas gilman photo

Don't Try This at Home

Dec. 1, 2009

A photo from the winter 2009 issue.

gabriel rivas

Skiers Schuss to Second

June 1, 2009

The skiers won two individual titles but for the second straight year finished second to the University of Denver in the team standings at the NCAA Championships.

billy kidd steamboat

Kidding Around on the Slopes

March 1, 2009

Skiing down the mountain at Steamboat Ski Area with former Olympic racer Billy Kidd is no fast feat.

bryan sax

Former Ski Champ Dies in Plane Crash

March 1, 2009

Bryan Sax, the last CU skier to win a men’s NCAA giant slalom title, died when two small planes collided over the Florida Everglades on Dec. 6. He was 37.