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    POW Launches POW//Colorado

    April 17th, 2014 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

      Pacific Palisades, CA (April 17, 2014) – Protect Our Winters (POW) announced today that they’ve launched their first major regional initiative, POW//Colorado to unite the Colorado winter sports community against climate change. Of all the US states with winter tourism economies, Colorado has the most to lose with inconsistent winters, with almost 40,000 jobs […]

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    Six POW Riders Alliance Athletes On X-Games “Top 50 Female Athletes in Action Sports”

    April 11th, 2014 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    Today, ESPN released a list of the Top 50 Female Athletes in Action Sports. We’re very proud to announce that six POW Riders Alliance pros made this list – an example of top female athletes at the top of their game, who care about the environment and the future of our sports, using the platform […]

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    POW VISITS US STATE DEPT. WITH US OLYMPIANS

    April 10th, 2014 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    Last week, we had the opportunity visit the US State Department with US Olympians Andrew Newell (nordic) and Alex Deibold (snowboard) to talk about climate change, specifically the “Athletes For Action” campaign launched during the Sochi Olympics with Andrew and 105 concerned Olympians. The meeting with US Special Climate Envoy, Todd Stern was a rare […]

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    US SKI TEAM MEMBER ANDREW NEWELL & 105 WINTER OLYMPIANS CALL FOR CLIMATE ACTION

    February 10th, 2014 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

    Today, US Ski Team member, 2014 Olympian Andrew Newell, 105 Olympians and Protect Our Winters released a statement calling on world leaders to take action on climate change and to prepare a commitment to a global agreement prior to the Paris climate talks in 2015. The letter has been signed by 105 Olympians from countries […]

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    WIN A TRIP TO SKI / RIDE WITH CHRIS DAVENPORT

    February 5th, 2014 | Events, featured | Chris Steinkamp

    From now until February 15th, you can enter to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to ski or ride with professional skier Chris Davenport in Alaska. Enter Protect Our Winters Ultima Thule drawing and you and a friend could win 4 nights lodging and 3 days guided skiing or boarding at the exclusive Ultima Thule Lodge. Located […]

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    POW & SIA HOST ROLLING STONE’S JEFF GOODELL

    January 30th, 2014 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    On Friday, January 31st please join us for the POW Breakfast at the SIA Snow Show at the Colorado Convention Center, with a presentation by Rolling Stone award-wining Contributing Editor, Jeff Goodell. The presentation, “Field Notes From The Climate Wars” will be an insightful and inspirational look at the last 15 years covering energy and […]

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    POW LAUNCHES THE POW RIDERS ALLIANCE

    January 15th, 2014 | Events, featured | Chris Steinkamp

    Today, Protect Our Winters launched the POW Riders Alliance, a group of 53 professional snowsports athletes, committed to fighting climate change and speaking out for the environment.  Here’s the press release: PROTECT OUR WINTERS LAUNCHES THE POW RIDERS ALLIANCE 53 Professional Snowsports Athletes Committed To Fighting Climate Change PACIFIC PALISADES, CA – January 14, 2014 […]

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    2013 HIGHLIGHTS: BY THE NUMBERS

    December 29th, 2013 | Events, featured | Chris Steinkamp

    Here are some of the highlights of what Protect Our Winters accomplished in 2013:                                                                                   […]

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    EPA ADMINISTRATOR GINA MCCARTHY SPEAKS WITH POW GROUP

    December 14th, 2013 | Events, featured | Chris Steinkamp

    “HOW CAN WE HELP?” PROTECT OUR WINTERS DISCUSSES CLIMATE SOLUTIONS WITH EPA ADMINISTRATOR GINA MCCARTHY          Conference Call Attended By Over 20 Snowsports Industry Brands, Pro Athletes and Resort Representatives Athletes and Businesses Ready to Support EPA Climate Plan PACIFIC PALISADES, CA – December 4, 2013 Yesterday, Protect Our Winters and a large group of […]

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    POW ANNOUNCES THE NEW “HOT PLANET/COOL ATHLETES” CLIMATE ASSEMBLY FOR 2013

    November 5th, 2013 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    PROTECT OUR WINTERS REBOOTS ITS HOT PLANET / COOL ATHLETES CLIMATE CHANGE ASSEMBLY, WITH PRO ATHLETES AND A RENEWED FOCUS ON EMPOWERING STUDENTS TO TAKE ACTION  Pro skiers and snowboarders set to deliver the all-new presentation to North American students, encouraging them to become “POW Student Climate Leaders” While the new International Panel on Climate […]

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