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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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    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 HOLIDAY GIFT MEMBERSHIPS NOW AVAILABLE!

    November 29th, 2013 | featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    Looking for the perfect gift for your favorite snow sports enthusiast(s)? Then look no further! SPY Optic and Protect Our Winters have teamed up to offer this special POW holiday gift membership. The SPY x POW Raider goggle delivers clear, distortion-free vision, plus it’s double thermal lens keep the cold air out, and the warm […]

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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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    POW AND 17 PRO ATHLETES AND SNOW BRANDS TAKE ON WASHINGTON

    October 7th, 2013 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    Last Tuesday, seventeen professional athletes and snow sports brands arrived in Washington for a day of meetings with lawmakers on Capitol Hill – focused on climate change and it’s effect on our business and sport.  In the past, POW had taken a much smaller group to these meetings, but this year, the group expanded to […]

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    PROTECT OUR WINTERS SUPPORTS THE NEW EPA LIMITS ON POWER PLANTS

    September 20th, 2013 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    For Immediate Release Contact: Chris Steinkamp at 303.815.2047 or chris@protectourwinters.org PROTECT OUR WINTERS SUPPORTS THE NEW EPA LIMITS ON POWER PLANTS September 20, 2013 – Big polluters want to continue to dump unlimited amounts of carbon pollution into the air instead of adopting reasonable carbon pollution safeguards that protect public health and slow climate change. That’s wrong. […]

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    MOUNTAIN COLLECTIVE PASSES ON SALE NOW

    August 13th, 2013 | Events, featured, New | Matt McClain

    SIX DREAM DESTINATIONS…  TWO DAYS AT EACH… With a combined total of 30,376 acres of skiable terrain, serviced by 186 lifts, the Mountain Collective just might be the biggest thing to come along this winter!  As a Mountain Collective pass holder, you will have access to all this an more. Each Mountain Collective pass holder […]

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    POW ELECTS NEW 2013/14 BOARD OFFICERS

    August 9th, 2013 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    This past week, at the bi-annual Board of Directors meeting in Salt Lake City, Protect Our Winters conducted elections for key 2013/14 Board positions.  We’re thrilled and honored to announce the appointments of these amazing individuals, who are committed to climate change and the future of winter sports: Chairman of the Board – Auden Schendler, […]

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    POW WELCOMES MATT MCCLAIN AS VP, DEVELOPMENT & OPERATIONS

    July 9th, 2013 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    We’re thrilled to welcome Matt McClain as our new Director of Development and Operations.  Matt has been with Surfrider Foundation for the past 12 years and will bring a ton of experience and leadership to our team.  Welcome Matt!  Press release: Protect Our Winters Announces Matt McClain as Vice President of Development and Operations Former […]

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