The Ski Channel travels from Malibu to a “Mountain Town” in this month’s programming lineup

Posted By: The Ski Channel on March 11, 2010 4:09 pm

The term March Madness is usually referred to that basketball tournament that begins at the middle of the month that decides who is the best team in NCAA Division 1 Men’s College Basketball.  Well, here at The Ski Channel, we use the term “March Madness” as well, but we use it when talking about our programming lineup that is available OnDemand now!  For information on how to watch The Ski Channel, click here, and see below for all that the network has to offer this month!

Prelude: USSA Visits SoCal

You’ve undoubtedly seen the snowboard-in-a-dress-for-US-Ski-Team-fundraiser”>clip of actress Pamela Anderson showing off her snowboarding skills this past fall, and now, you can see The Ski Channel’s original production, “Prelude: USSA Visits SoCal.”  Anderson is just one of the many celebrities that attended a United States Ski and Snowboard fundraiser in Topanga, California.  Olympic athletes taught and provided insider tips to children of all ages, and the USSA was supported by many in the latest episode of the “Prelude” series. 

FreeskierTV: Skiing in New Zealand A to Zed

Freeskier TV takes viewers down under with some of the best skiers on the planet in their production “FreeskierTV: Skiing in New Zealand A to Zed.”  World-renowned photographer Chase Jarvis documents skiers like Simon Dumont, TJ Schiller, Peter Olenick, Colby West, and JP Auclair as they take on the country of New Zealand with their twin tips.  What more could you ask for?



Marmot: Over Khumbu Between Earth and Sky

The world has so many amazing things to offer, and thanks to the team at Marmot, we can bring many of them to you.  In “Marmot, Over Khumbu Between Earth and Sky,” you will join an extraordinary expedition to Nepal, where you will see sherpas learn to paraglide.  It’s an episode you cannot miss!

The Greatest Snow on Earth: Utah’s Skiing Story

Working Title Productions takes viewers on a 100-year journey in the feature “The Greatest Snow on Earth: Utah’s Skiing Story.”  The show chronicles history from when miners in the state first used skis as transportation in the avalanche-prone Wasatch Mountains to the controversial 2002 Olympic bid process that shook the entire Olympic movement.



Mountain Town

See the towns of Aspen and Snowmass through the eyes of several different characters, including Gretchen Bleiler, Chris Davenport and Nick Devore.  Futuristic Films’ “Mountain Town” is the mountain culture documentary that shows us the reality of life in these two Roaring Fork Valley towns for people from different backgrounds and walks of life.