Special to The Colorado Sun
Colorado’s high-flying skiers, snowboarders dominating as the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics close in
Aspen's Alex Ferreira, Crested Butte's Aaron Blunck top contenders to make U.S. Freeskiing Team in Beijing Olympics, with Colorado's Olympic veterans Red Gerard, Chris Corning and Taylor Gold close to securing spot on U.S. Snowboarding Team.
Jake Burton Carpenter, a snowboarder first and foremost, leaves Colorado legacy of community and persistence
Colorado ski resorts lined up against snowboarding even after Jake Burton Carpenter persuaded Berthoud Pass to open to athletes "surfing" the snow in 1978.