Tuesday, March 20, 2012

MVSTA Grooming Schedule for our final season days

Sniff, Sob, Sniff......here is our grooming schedule for the final days of March. Please be sure to check the grooming report each day as this could change due to weather, mechanical issues, etc. 
Our grooming schedule to April 1st:
Saturday March 24  Rendezvous and Mazama
Sunday March 25  Sun Mountain and Mazama
Monday March 26 Rendezvous
Tuesday March 27 no grooming scheduled
Wednesday March 28 Mazama
Saturday March 31 Location TBA
Sunday April 1 Location TBA

By our final grooming day on Sunday, April 1 we will have groomed 129 days this season!  129 days!  Of course we could not do this without our groomers and we certainly would not have as good of product without the talents of Adam, Steve, Jake, Lance, Ed, Liam, Casey, Mike and Rob.  These nine gentleman have made our season nothing short of magical.  Here is a video tribute to our groomers!

New MVSTA Program Manager is Danica Kaufman

MVSTA is excited to announce that Danica Ready Kaufman has been hired as the Program Manager. Danica brings 8 years of experience serving MVSTA directly in a variety of roles as well as a great deal of motivation and inspiration to take MVSTA to the next level in program delivery. Most of her professional experience has been in teaching and non-profit development and she has worked for other local non-profits, most notably the Methow Conservancy. Her educational background is in biology, and geology, and Danica moved to the Valley in 2001, where she has raised her two kids (Payten and Ben) on the trails. As Program Manager Danica’s primary focus will be to develop and deliver high quality and sustainable winter programs as well as our traditional signature events. You are sure to see her in the coming months on race day, event day, and in the day to day operations at MVSTA.

Photo: Danica skiing with her son Ben.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Spring ahead....with more SKIING

SKIER ALERT! We will be grooming through all of March! We will keep grooming the areas that will allow the best skiing through the month! Don't miss out. You are going to miss it when it's gone so maximize your spring by skiing! As always our daily grooming report will provide the latest information! What a fantastic year!

Saturday, March 3, 2012

2012 Winter Triathlon Photos

Never a bad day in Mazama!
Here are the photos from the Winter Triathlon.

Open the web album And even more photos can be found here.