Winter News


by Craig Altschul

The 37th annual North American Telemark Festival will be held at Mad River Glen March 10-11, 2012. It’s expected to draw more than 1,000 participants. There will be two-day, on snow skill clinics for all levels and demo gear from major companies, in addition to the competition. Wrap up Saturday’s events with the Tele-Dance Party and live music by the Guy Burlage Band from 4-6 p.m. The Berserkebeiner Championship Race is open to all festival participants beginning Saturday, 11 a.m. The Free Heel Free For All Bump Buffet Competition is Sunday at 1 p.m. There will also be a world record attempt of a Group Telemark Turn Sunday at 3 p.m.

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About Craig Altschul

Craig Altschul is Editorial Director of He is a veteran snow journalist, having covered the sport for more than 40 years. His syndicated snow sports humor column, Ski Tips, ran in newspapers across the country for 20 years. He was Global Editor-in-Chief for OnTheSnow for 12 years and has written for a variety of magazines and newspapers. Altschul is past president of both the Eastern Ski Writers Association and the North American Snow Journalists Association.

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