After a rocky year, Vermont-based Ibex lays off close to half its staff today.
Ibex Outdoor Clothing, maker of high-end wool outdoor apparel, laid off 12 of its 32 Vermont employees today, according to an employee of the company. "The bank is taking over and managing a liquidation process," he said.
CEO Ted Manning was not immediately available for comment. But an employee at the Seattle retail shop confirmed that he had heard the news "and they were all trying to process it."
It would appear that Candide Thovex has returned to snow, which is a bit of an anomaly for him these days. We’ve become so accustomed to him carving into ocean waves and along the rainbow mountains that seeing him on the side of a snowy slope feels almost jarring. But of course, Thovex doesn’t touch anything—whether it be snow, water, or dirt—unless he’s able to do it in his distinctive insane style. RELATED: Candide Thovex Again Proves He Doesn't Need Snow To Rip. For example, a
Every year, TGR challenges the next generation of ski and snowboard groms to produce a video part showcasing their best skiing and riding in the TGR Grom Contest. This year, after watching close to 100 entries, we have narrowed our list down to two Grand Prize Winners. We are proud to announce one male and one female Grand Prize Winner: 12-year-old Marcus Goguen and 10-year-old Finley Good. Marcus hails from the great white north, calling the big mountains of British Columbia home,
There’s been a lot of buzz lately surrounding Alterra Mountain Company and their Ikon Pass. Since launching in January, the list of resorts and destinations keeps growing and growing—to the point that it’s hard to keep track. So, we thought we’d sift through the noise and lay it all out nicely for you. Here’s what happened most recently: In the Pacific Northwest Alterra just announced last week that they purchased Washington’s Crystal Mountain for the 2018-19 season. With this acquisition,