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A postcard invitation to the closing party of the Boot Pub at Shoestring Lodge in 2006. The front features a black and white image of the The Boot Pub from circa 1990. The back features the Whistler Museum logo and the details of the closing party on April 29, 2006. The party featured bands and family friendly activities and the postcard also gives registration and transportation information. This particular invitation was sent to Don & Isobel MacLaurin.
A special edition of Ski Press made for the World Ski and Snowboarding Festival, Spring 2002. The following articles can be found within:
16 The Big Story
18 Ripzone Snowboard Invitational
20 Garnier Fructis World Skiing Invitational
24 Big Air Trip
26 Battle of the Ski Schools
28 The Sponsors
38 Combat Photography
40 The Filmmaker Showdown
42 The Other Festival
44 Music, Music, Music
46 Apres Ski
48 Kokanee Freeride Music Program
50 The Big Picture
52 After Dark
Ski Press Stuff
08 Editorial: Having Fun Yet?
14 Drool Lite
These articles are about: The dos and don't during the World Ski and Snowboard Festival, the history of the WSSF, the Ripzone Invitational Snowboarding Event, with top picks Danny Kass, Trevor Andrew, Todd Richards, Jussi Oksanen, Kevin Jones, Peter Line and Tara Dakides. The Garnier Fructis World Skiing Invitational skiers to watch including: Vincent Dorion, J.F. Cusson, David Crichton, Rex Thomas, Phil Belanger, C.R. Johnson, Nick Mercon, Boyd Easley, Andrew Woods, Toben Sutherland, Phil Larose, Spece Steele, Myles Ricketts, Matt Sterbenz, Anthony Boronowski, Chris Turpin, Maura Nunez and Mathieu Paquette Philippe Poirier, Philippe Dion, Sarah Burke.
Switch rotations at Big Air Events. The Battle of the Ski Schools synchronized skiing including coach Otto Kamstra. Advertisers taking advantage of the "cool" skiers to help define their brands. The schedule of events for the 2002 World Ski and Snowboard Festival. A comparison of high-performance skis. Whistler's Professional Photographer Showdown. The year's professional and amateur film scene at the WSSF. The other events happening at the festival to take in. The Rock and Roll scene at the festival. The nightlife in Whistler including coffee and music. Ski camps for adults in the wilds of Whistler. Previews of the Kokanee Freeride Concert Series including the Hairfarmers. Why people come to Whistler from so far away. The nightlife bar scene in Whistler. Raise the Ceiling ski photo auction.
Magazine with articles and content focused on the cultural atmosphere of a winter season at Whistler Mountain.
Table of Contents:
p. 4: Whistler Artist - Scott Johnson
p. 6: Eat Cheap or Die Trying - Whistler restaurants on the cheap
p. 9: Progress - Kris Wilson & Dave Whalen
p. 10: 25 Hillside Laughs
p. 13: Motion City Soundtrack - Interview
p. 14: Fabric - Fall preview
p. 15: Natasza Zurek - Interview
p. 17: As usual the unusual - Trinkets & Gizmos
p. 18: Tadashi Fuse - Interview
p. 20: Finest distractions - Twelve reasons to stay home
p. 22: Paavo Tikkanen - Interview
p. 23: UpDown Parties - We went wild
p. 25: After Snow - Off hill enjoyment
p. 26: The Last Days of the Boot Pub - 'Now where am I going to die?'
p. 27: Intelligence / Townie Tips: dirt on and off the hill
p. 31: Stars on Astrology: Idolscope
Table of Contents:
5 A History of the Whistler World Cup
15 The Weasels - Whistler's Volunteer Army
18 The Home Team
26 The Away Team
33 The Warsteiner Legend
36 Course Map
38 Boyd's Eye View
40 World's Fastest Kids
42 Murray's Memory
The official program for the 1995 Warsteiner World Downhill which includes a history of the Whistler World Cup, an article about The Weasels, a profile on the Canadian athletes competing, as well as selected foreign athletes to watch. A history of the Warsteiner sponsorship of the Whistler Mountain Ski Classic, an overview of the World Cup Week festivities, a map of the course and a guide to watching the races, an article by Rob Boyd describing the course, an article about the world's fastest kids, an article about how the memory of the Crazy Canucks lives on, as well as a number of local advertisements.
Duplicate donated by Mary Newman, accession number WA_2016_014
Magazine featuring articles on Whistler's many amenities.
Table of contents:
p. 7: Fresh Tracks - Whistler is changing so quickly it's hard to keep up. Here are a few quick items to keep abreast of everything from Powder Mountain to Burnt Stew, Bjorn Borg to Rev. Reay.
p.12: Olympic Dreams - The momentum which has carried Whistler to its present state started back in the early 60s with a bid for the Olympic Winter Games. By Bob Barnett.
p.17: Chronology - A date-by-date compilation of what happened and when in Whistler's past century of development as a resort and community
p.19: Kids' Stuff - Kids know Whistler's a great place to bring their parents. Here's the low-down on what's happening for tots to teens. By Andy Jukes.
p. 22: You Must Be Crazy - Blackcomb's Saudan Couloir and Whistler Mountain's Peak to Valley races are extreme competitions on superlative mountains. By Doug Sack
p. 26: Mountain Map - Take the trail orienteering out of orientation.
p. 29: Ski In Vogue - The functional third to the latest ski fashions.
p. 30: Chateau Whistler - Special section on the features of CP's hotel
p.33: Seasonal Changes: There is no off-season, in fact things pick up in the summer with activities from climbing to river rafting as well as fishing, which started it all. By Brian Smith
p. 36: Whistler Vision - Four local photographers show their best
p. 38: Valley Map - Here's the illustrated route through Whistler
p. 40: Interior Perspectives - Home is where the hearth is. A walking tout through Whistler designer homes with a view. By Leana Rathkelly
p. 46: Nancy's Ski Tips - Whistler's Olympic champion Nancy Greene Raine shares a few of her secrets for making the most of your day on Whistler and Blackcomb.
p. 48: Dining Guide - Haute Cuisine at the foot of the mountains
p. 54: Night Life - A walk on the wild side: life after dark
p. 58: Final Frame - Bored with skiing? Try flying, on a ski