U.S. News 

Utah ski resorts staying open throughout coronavirus outbreak, and advertising themselves as a secure, pleasant sports activities different

A meme circulating on social media these days includes a scene of single skier using an in any other case barren carry by a snow-covered winter wonderland. Printed in pink textual content atop an in any other case empty ski run is this recommendation: “Snowboarding includes gloves, masks, goggles and broad open areas. Combat COVID-19. Go snowboarding!” Many skiers and snowboarders using the lifts at Utah resorts this week have taken that angle, however it’s not for everyone. The Swiss authorities closed all of that nation’s ski resorts on Friday…

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Season-ending ski races canceled, Kilde wins World Cup title

LONDON (AP) — The season-ending males’s World Cup ski races had been canceled Thursday to stop the unfold of the coronavirus, giving Norwegian skier Aleksander Aamodt Kilde his first general title. Large slalom and slalom races had been scheduled for this weekend in Kranjska Gora, close to Slovenia’s border with Italy. The cancellations imply Henrik Kristoffersen, one other Norwegian, turns into the season champion in each disciplines by tiny margins. A four-race finals week in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy, was canceled final week by the Worldwide Ski Federation. “The well being…

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U.K. News 

Coronavirus: Ski pupils to self-isolate after Italy journey lower brief

Picture copyright Claudia Beretta/Mondadori/Getty Photographs Picture caption The journey to Courmayeur was deserted because of lifts within the Italian resort being closed A British college celebration which arrived in Italy simply earlier than the nation launched its coronavirus lockdown has needed to abandon its journey. Pupils from Welbourn, Lincolnshire, arrived on the Alpine ski resort of Courmayeur on the weekend. However as emergency measures had been prolonged, ski lifts had been closed and no different websites may very well be organized. Sir William Robertson Academy stated no restrictions had been…

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