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History of Powder Daze- Back To Its Roots

What is Powder Daze and what is all the hype?  From its humble beginnings in 2009, Christy Sports Powder Daze is the premier early season ski and snowboard gear, apparel...

Best Women’s Ski 2019-2020 season

Best Women’s Ski 2019-2020 season

Best Women’s Ski 2019-2020 season   Summer is the perfect time to buy last season skis, so we’ve narrowed down the top 5 rated skis for women and what makes...

Best Men’s Skis of 2019-2020

Best Men’s Skis of 2019-2020    Mid-summer is the best time to buy last season skis, so we’ve broken down the top 5 rated skis for men and what exactly...

Goggles for Docs

Please Read: Drop-Off Instructions ALWAYS practice appropriate social distancing. ALL gear should be wiped down and placed in a sealed, ziplock bag prior to placing in a drop-off receptacle. If...

Tips for Safely Exploring the Terrain Park

Tips for Safely Exploring the Terrain Park   If you’ve always wanted to take a break from groomers to hit the terrain park while skiing or boarding, we say go...

Chrsity Sports Spring Breaks Tips

Five Spring Break Must-Haves

Spring break 2020 is here and what better way of enjoying the sunshine than on the ski slopes with family and friends? Slushy turns and quirky outfits bring this special...

First Camber, Then Rocker Was Born

Before rocker, there was (and still is) camber . . . in the ski and snowboard world, that is. Ski and snowboard technology has come a long way in the...

Ski Etiquette on the Slopes

Don’t be “That Guy/ Gal” -Ski Etiquette on the Slopes   We want everyone to enjoy their time out on the slopes. Don’t you? Just like eating a meal in...

Family Ski Day: Tips for Bringing the Kiddos Along

It’s proud day as a parent when your child begins to enjoy their time on the mountain. Skiing or boarding as a family is a wonderful bonding experience. But we...

Alpine Skiing 101: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started

Alpine Skiing 101: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started Taking the leap and learning to alpine ski can be exciting, but it can also be daunting. As a...

K2 Mindbender

K2 is back and firing on all cylinders this season. With all the recent changes in this Seattle-based company, it’s no mystery why they are turning heads left and right!...

The Technology Behind MIPS

Ski and snowboard helmets are designed with different styles and technologies, but they all have one concept in common: not just to keep your head warm – more importantly, to...