Aspen is Aspen because of international ski racing

Mar 15, 2017

The 2017 FIS World Cup Finals race course view from Jacqueline Wiles U.S. Alpine Skier.
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  The FIS World Cup Finals are in Aspen for the first time ever this week, but for nearly 70 years, Aspen’s place among the international ski racing circuit has defined the world-renowned resort.


News director Carolyn Sackariason and reporter Alycin Bektesh spoke about the town’s racing past and what events this weekend may go down in history.