Sports and Recreation

One more run for long-extinct ski brand

After cracking four pairs of skis trying to perfect an insole for aching feet, a Steamboat Springs entrepreneur took it upon himself to reboot a long dormant ski brand.

Ski makers raise $2.2M

Building on 20 percent growth for each of the last five years, a Denver ski manufacturer has sealed more than $2 million from investors.

Bankrupt ski hill sold for $4M

The Echo Mountain Resort – operating under bankruptcy protection since February – sold last week to a DU alumnus and son of a wealthy Minnesota business magnate.

Downtown YMCA books facelift

The Y hopes to raise $3 million toward redesigned locker rooms, spiffing up the gymnasium and indoor track, and reconfiguring the lobby and basement.