Olympic gold medalist. Most successful downhill skier of all time. Most Women's World Cup wins ever. There's no doubt about Lindsey Vonn's talents. This month, she can add one more accolade: published author. In Strong Is The New Beautiful: Embrace Your Natural Beauty, Eat Clean, And Harness...
October 13 2016, 9:50 AM
—Courtesy of Elway's Vail
The 2015 FIS World Ski Championships in Vail-Beaver Creek are finally here. Whether you're headed up for the races, for the non-ski festivities (Barenaked Ladies, CeeLo Green, The Voice winner Craig Wayne) or simply hoping to catch a glimpse of hometown girls Lindsey Vonn...
February 4 2015, 11:00 AM
Ted Ligety skies a giant slalom course. —Photo courtesy of Steve Prawdzik
It's a fact: In Europe, Alpine ski racing does a celebrity make. Stateside, though, we're often only familiar with podium regulars such as Lindsey Vonn, Bode Miller, and Ted Ligety (or, you know, if one of them makes an appearance on TMZ). Now's the time to brush up on your knowledge of the...
February 3 2015, 10:45 AM
Check out the November 2014 issue of 5280 magazine—on newsstands now.
Flight Plan | The holidays are filled with family, festivities, and—if you’re one of the estimated five million people passing through Denver International Airport this season—flights. Save your headaches for dinner...
November 10 2014, 9:30 AM
5280.com Exclusive: We had a few more costume ideas for well-known Denverites. Have suggestions of your own? Leave them in the comments below.
Elvis Dumervil as a policeman
Kim Day as Mesteño (DIA's blue mustang)
Jim Tracy as Clint Hurdle
I’m really thankful for everything I have—and I love my sport—but I definitely question what it would be like to be “normal.” I look at my sister and kind of live through her a little bit. She’s a senior at the University of San Diego and is just having a great time. I would do everything in my...
October 26 2010, 2:45 PM