Colorado Snowsports Museum postpones 2020 Hall of Fame Induction Gala

The Colorado Snowsports Museum, situated in Vail, has delayed its annual Hall of Fame Induction Gala, which generally brings in up to 400 people each year commemorating the men and females of the ski and snowboard industries.Special to the Daily
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Colorado Snowsports Museum revealed the post ponement of its yearly Hall of Fame Induction Gala, commemorating the lifetime achievements each year with a brand-new class of prominent individuals throughout the snowsports market. The Hall of Fame Galla generally draws approximately 400 participants each year to commemorate the men and females that have assisted develop the Colorado ski and snowboard market. Proceeds from the event support the museums mission throughout the year. “This is our most beloved occasion where we share the motivating stories of the lives of each of the conscripts,” the announcement from the Colorado Snowsports Museum says. “Please think about making a donation to the museum in honor of our accomplished Hall of Fame members. Your contribution ensures we can continue to inform their stories for generations to come.” Class of 2020 James Niehues, a Colorado iconic and native ski resort path map artist. Throughout his 33-year career, Niehues has painted more than 200 ski resort path maps for resorts in Colorado and all over the world; Pam (Conklin) Pettee, 2020 Pioneer Hall of Fame selection, who blazed a path in the promo and media relations arenas for the Colorado ski industry; Dave Stapleton Jr., a former U.S. Ski Team and professional racer who has actually devoted his profession to reinforcing the Aspen Valley Ski Club; Ellen Post Foster, a former first-rate international freestyle rival who assisted create the current foundation of knowledge in the snow sports education field; Scott Rawles, a former professional mogul skier and U.S. Ski Team Moguls coach accountable for Olympic medalists such as Toby Dawson, Jeremy Bloom and Hannah Kearney. For more details and to contribute, go to