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Spring Skiing: How to Pond Skim

Springtime in Colorado often brings about what some call a “rite of passage” from one season into the next, especially when it comes to skiing and riding. It’s the time...

Staying in Shape for Ski Season

How to Stay in Shred-Shape During the Off-Season

When the flakes fly, nobody wants to hit their first run of the ski season huffing and puffing. That’s a quick way to lose cool points, man. But when the...

Why We Love Spring Skiing

Why We Love Spring Skiing

We’ve experienced quite the year for epic amounts of powder, so hitting the slopes right now might not even feel like it can be classified as “spring skiing.” But, alas,...

Your Ski Helmet Won't Last Forever

Your Ski Helmet Won’t Last Forever

Head, noggin, skull, cranium. No matter what you call it, the part of your anatomy that protects your brain is worth protecting. We’re happy to say that most skiers these...

Love at First Shred- How Skiing & Boarding Strengthens Relationships

Love at First Shred- How Skiing & Boarding Strengthens Relationships

No matter your level or whether you choose skis or a board, shredding some pow may just be the spark that ignites a flame. Just ask Christy Sport’s marketing manager...

Learn to Ski and Ride Month

We Were All New Once- Learn to Ski or Ride This Month in Colorado!

Here at Christy Sports we celebrate skiing and riding every month of the year. (yes, even in the heat of summer) But come January, we celebrate a little extra for...

Try something new in the New Year.

Try Something New in the New Year

We’re probably used to New Year’s Resolutions that look something like this: buy a gym membership, (and use it) save more money, watch less TV, etc. What about taking a...

Night skiing in Keystone.

Keep Your Epic Day Going with Night Skiing in Keystone

We’ve all enjoyed an epic powder day on the slopes skiing or riding while wishing the day would never end. The ski lifts closing is the biggest bummer of the...

Tips to prepare for backcountry skiing from Christy Sports.

Preparing for Backcountry Skiing and Boarding

The term “Know Before You Go” applies to a lot of things: Your first backpacking trip. The first time you travel with your significant other. But it might not ever...

Christy Sports boot fitter camp.

Boot (fit) Camp- Put Your Feet in Our Hands

Christy Sports is committed to offering each customer that walks through our shop doors the chance to find their best ski boot fit ever. The company holds an annual boot...

Ski boot fitters gather around for Christy Sports' Boot Fit Training

Boot (fit) Camp- Put Your Feet in Our Hands

Christy Sports Boot Fit Training Ski boots are far from Cinderella’s glass slipper. Your Christy Sports boot fitter won’t slip a boot on your foot and cross their fingers it...

Nine 2018/2019 Ski and Snowboard Clothing Trends

Seven 2018/19 Ski & Snowboard Clothing Trends

Clothing tech trends eb and flow out on the slopes just as in everyday life. Whether your goal is looking sharp as you fly down runs or staying warm and...