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alice-jacklet

Alice Jacklet training on Mount Hood. Photo by Richard Tichy

Mount Hood ski racer Alice Jacklet took first place in slalom and second place in giant slalom in the 75-79 year-old division at the 2017 NASTAR nationals in Colorado. So allow me to dispense with all pretense of journalistic objectivity and holler: Go Mom!

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tucker-scroggins

Tucker Scroggins of Central Catholic races through the powder en route to one of his three first-place race finishes at the 2019 Oregon High School Alpine Ski Racing Championships. Photo by Mike Juliana

Some 250 Oregon high school ski racers converged on Mount Hood March 6-8 for the three days of competition, camaraderie, and crashes for the 2019 Alpine State Championships at Mt. Hood Meadows, hosted by Metro Ski League.

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torah-bright

Torah Bright took first in snowboard superpipe. Photo from Wikimedia Commons.

The superstars of freestyle snowboarding and skiing powered through the pressure at this year's Dew Tour event in Breckenridge, with top finishers greatly improving their chances of competing at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

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American David Wise won the first Olympic gold medal ever for halfpipe skiing in Russia today with high-flying style in sloppy conditions.

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spring-park-meadows

Photo by Grant Myrdal

The new Spring Park designed by Snow Park Technologies for Mt. Hood Meadows has been a huge hit with park riders, chairlift gawkers and photographers like Grant Myrdal.

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You know you've thrown down a great slopestyle run when the snowboarders you just beat pick you up at the finish area and shout out their respect for you.

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jackie-wiles

Lindsey Vonn with Jackie Wiles

Jacqueline Wiles soared through the ranks of ski racing from the Mount Hood Mitey Mites to the Sochi Olympics, but when the U.S. Ski Teams were announced last month in Colorado, she didn't make the cut for the fully funded A team.

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oregon-city

Three Rivers League riders enjoy the scene at the first slopestyle comp of 2016. Photo by Casey Karlsen

Head Judge Frost: “DAVE.”

Me: “DAVE?”

Head judge Frost: “DAVE.”

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candy-cup

Meadows Race Team athletes celebrate their third consecutive Mitey Mite Team championship. Photos by Mike Juliana

Mount Hood's Mitey Mite Racers and their families were treated to perfect weather for the season-ending Candy Cup Race March 26 at Mt. Hood Meadows.

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christof-shenk

Christof Schenk soars off the massive 85-foot jump built for West Coast Session 10. Photo by Jamie Walter

Top freeskiers from across the globe have converged on Mount Hood for the 10th West Coast Session, "a week of intensive sessioning on features large and small" - though mostly large.

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