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Crossroads For Freestyle

Editor David Rowan brings you up-to-date on the important debate surging around the freestyle movement. The outcome is likely to affect the economics of the ind...

Publish Or Perish?

Written by Cayton,Colleen
Marketing editor Colleen Cayton takes a look at those area newspapers: What is their purpose? Does your area need one? What do they cost? Howeffective ...


Written by Editor
Our 4th annual tabulation of what the major metropolitan newspapers will be doing this coming Fall and Winter in the way of coverage, special ski suppl...

Tension Drive Terminal Design

Written by Sowder,Tony
Lift engineer Tony Sowder has prepared a technical article for SAM on the advantages of combining the traction rope tension and drive systems in the sa...

Designing A Better Place To Eat

Written by Ewers,Charles
Charles M. Ewers, whose talented pen both drew the illustrations and wrote the text, gives the whys and wherefores of caferteria designs at ski areas....