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SUN & SKI SPORTS OPENS FIRST CONNECTICUT STORE IN AVON

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Avon, Conn., June 18, 2010 – Specialty sports retailer Sun & Ski Sports, known as the “guide to the great outside,” announces the opening of its newest store this week on Route 44 in [...]

Sun & Ski Sports Sponsors Annual MS 150 Team

More than 13,000 cyclists, with the help of 3,000 volunteers, will ride 185 miles from Houston to Austin April 17-18 to raise money to fight multiple sclerosis.
These individuals are participating in the 26th annual BP MS 150. The two-day cycling ride that raises money to help people living with MS is the largest fundraising event [...]

Sun & Ski Sports to host its annual “Bike U”

Sun & Ski Sports is calling all cyclists! Whether you’re on a racing team, training for the 2010 BP MS150 or just learning how to ride a bike, Sun & Ski Sports invites to you to attend its annual “Bike U,” Customer Appreciation Weekend, January 22 from 6-10 p.m. and January 23 from 1-4 p.m. [...]

Sun & Ski Donates New Warm Clothing to Star of Hope for Freezing Weekend Weather

Houston – Jan. 6, 2010… Homeless shelters like Star of Hope are filled to capacity and sleeping an additional 50 to 90 people on floor mats at their Women and Family Emergency Shelter. They try to accommodate everyone and give them the safety and protection of being indoors.
Sun & Ski Sports is [...]

Kareem Campbell to appear at final stop of RAT Tour

We just received word today that Kareem Campbell will be skating at the final stop of the RAT skateboard tour in Houston. Check out the video above and look forward to seeing everyone at the final RAT event on July 18th, 2009. Click for more information.

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Sun & Ski Sports Sponsors 6th Annual Wakeboarding Event

The Gulf Coast Wakeboarding Association along with Houston Watersports Complex and Sun & Ski Sports present the 6th Annual H-Town Showdown Wakeboarding Tournament held at the Houston Watersports Complex, Saturday, July 18 from 9 AM to 6 PM, showcasing the best riders in the state as well as some of the biggest payouts of the [...]

TOMS Shoes – Now Available at Sun & Ski Sports!

Sun & Ski Sports is excited to now be carrying TOMS shoes at many of our retail locations and online at sunandski.com. TOMS shoes are unique in that for every pair of shoes purchased, TOMS will give a pair of shoes to a child in need. One for One.
History of TOMS Shoes
Since their beginning in [...]

Yakima Recall for Quickback 2 and Quickback 3

Yakima has announced a recall on their most recent trunk-mounted bike racks, the Quickback 2 and Quickback 3. There seems to be a defect in the adjustable knobs that needs to be replaced if you purchased your rack with a manufacturing date prior to April 9, 2009.
Here’s the quick version on how Yakima is handling [...]

Cycling Notebook: Using parental guidance (via Houston Chronicle)

Originally posted by Dale Robertson at the Houston Chronicle.
Early on in her training for this weekend’s 25th anniversary BP MS 150, Carolyn Gomez took a nasty fall on her bicycle. It was her first and it really, really hurt, leaving her with multiple abrasions and bruises.
“I wanted to cry,” she admits.
But Gomez kept her tears [...]

Sun & Ski Sports ‘Cycling Slimdown’ Duo Wayne & Anna To Compete on Houston Reality TV Show on KHOU-TV Ch. 11

HOUSTON, TX — Feb. 13, 2009… Houston’s Sun & Ski Sports Cycling Slimdown duo Anna Rocha and Wayne Dolezal (www.youtube.com/wayneanna09)is one of the ten teams competing in the Houston reality TV show “The Great Raise Houston.” The four-hour program, produced in Houston in HD, airs February 21 and 28, 7-9 p.m. on KHOU(CBS)-TV/DT Channel [...]