Christy Sports The Ridge Report
A Blog About Everything Skiing & Snowboarding in Colorado & Utah

Uncategorized

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...

Gifts under $200 for skiers and boarders.

Tis’ the SKIson- Best Holiday Gifts Under $200

We know skiing can be an investment of time and money, but purchasing the perfect gift for the skier or boarder on your list doesn’t have to break the bank....

Ski bibs are back in style.

Bibs are Back

They’re Backkk You’ve probably seen them as of late- out on the mountain, hangin’ in your favorite ski shop, or adorning the subjects of epic ski photos on social media....

Christy Sports Boot fit Camp

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

Not Your Typical Training During Christy Sports’ annual boot fit training, Joe Liefer opens the day with a celebratory recognition of the company’s 60th Anniversary, showcasing the value and the...

Discover Colorado Craft Brews- Top 10 Mountain Town Beer Festivals

Looking for something a little different to do this summer while visiting your favorite mountain town? How about a “hop” from beer fest to beer fest? Colorado brims each summer...

Lone Star Sports: A Breckenridge Ski Staple

Lone Star Sports- Breckenridge Ski Rental & Repair The wood-clad entrance marked with a Lone Star Sports sign is a familiar site to both Breck locals and those that have...

Made in Colorado- Our Top Colorado Brands

Our Team USA pride is ski-high at the conclusion of this year’s Winter Olympics. As we watched skiers and snowboarders from all over the world take center-slope, we couldn’t help...

The 411 On Ski & Snowboard Season Rentals

Looking to ski or ride and need to rent equipment long term this winter, or have little ones who grow faster than their ski gear carries them?  You may want...

obermeyer clothing

Brand Report: Obermeyer Clothing

When it comes to outerwear companies, you usually hear the word “innovation” being thrown around, but at Obermeyer they mean it. Klaus Obermeyer founded the Aspen, Colorado based company in 1947...

Athlete Report: Alex Nolan

Before the ski season truly kicked off, Christy Sports had the chance to sit down with Summit County local athlete and University of Colorado Freestyle Ski Team Member Alex Nolan,...

Christy Sports Park Meadows Has a New Home

After almost 20 years in our current Christy Sports Park Meadows location, we are excited to be moving into a new, larger space—a few steps away from our current location!...

Ruby Hill Rail Yard – Denver’s Public Terrain Park

Every park and pipe rat has dreamt of building their own backyard set up, but without well made features and a measurable source of snow, it’s hard to create something...