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VAIL ON A ROLL - Katie Bamber, Senior News Reporter
Friday August 25, 2017 - Email this article to a friend

New construction planned in Vail for its age old club - and it's big. It continues: The high-profile, big-buck developments through US top-name resorts.NEW

It's non-stop -

- The expansion and developments in US ski resorts and throughout the industry.

We can't be surpirised.

Colossal deals to buy resorts are being made and huge projects are planned in America's big name resorts.

What's next?

- A $25 million, 28,000-square-foot clubhouse for Ski & Snowboard Club Vail to replace the existing one located at the base of Golden Peak.

The club has been around since Vail Mountain's first year in 1962 and it's clubhouse has been going since 1977.

Ski & Snowboard Club Vail provides local athletes with a outlet to national competition.

Currently a dozen or more athletes involved with the club are hoping to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

"This is the third and, thankfully, final iteration of the project," former SSCV board member, Phil Hoversten, commented.

"This is absolutely huge for the club. ... We like to think of ourselves as the best ski and snowboard club in the country - if not the world - and now we'll have a clubhouse to match it."

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The new building will be five stories tall, with parking and Ski & Snowboard Club Vail located on the bottom floors.

The planned amenities:
  • locker rooms
  • coaches workstations
  • administrative offices
  • conference rooms
  • athlete lounges
  • video rooms
  • warm-up and warm-down rooms
  • tuning facility
  • gym
  • medical treatment center.

The construction of this huge project is set to start next week.

It is aimed to be complete by the start of next season - Winter 2018/19.

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