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Skiing History Days at Squaw: March 21–25, 2018

26th annual ISHA Awards Banquet | March 23 The International Skiing History Association (ISHA) will host Skiing History Days at Squaw Valley, California, March 21–25, 2018. The event will be held in conjunction with the NASTAR 50th anniversary celebration and national championships. Join your ISHA friends, award-winning ski historians from around the world — including a delegation from the…
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Tahoe’s Winter Athletes Go For The Gold in PyeongChang

Since the 1960 Winter Olympics were held at Squaw Valley, the Lake Tahoe area has been steeped in Olympic heritage and known for rearing some of the world’s top winter athletes including Tamara McKinney, Daron Rahlves, Julia Mancuso, Jonny Moseley, Jeff Hamilton, Nate Holland…and the list goes on. Here’s a list of talent with Reno-Tahoe roots…
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Family to join South Lake Tahoe native Maddie Bowman for Olympics

When the Winter Olympics commence in PyeongChang, South Korea, Carson Valley will have its own tie to the Games. Maddie Bowman, the inaugural gold medalist in the women's free skiing halfpipe during the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, has qualified for her second Olympic Games. She joins a handful of athletes with local ties including…
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Winter Olympics loaded with Reno/Tahoe locals looking to medal

This year’s PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games, which kick off with Thursday's Opening Ceremonies, will have a local flavor with eight Reno/Tahoe athletes, one local broadcaster and even a Reno cheerleader in attendance. Just getting to the Olympics is a major feat, with locals Travis Ganong (torn ACL), Nate Holland (a three-time Olympian), Hannah Tweeter (a two-time…
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