Christy Sports ends 50th anniversary celebration |

Christy Sports ends 50th anniversary celebration

Daily Staff Report
Vail, CO, Colorado

Christy Sports, one of the largest ski and snowboard retailers in the Rocky Mountain region, including three stores in the Vail Valley, has ended its 50th anniversary celebration.

In honor of reaching its 50th anniversary, the company gave away more than $50,000 in weekly prizes and hosted an on-mountain ski party at Copper Mountain. More than 5,000 people participated in the activities. More than 200 customers won weekly prizes including free skis, jackets and pants, custom insoles, sunglasses and snowboards.

“Even during this tough economy, we wanted to give back to our customers,” Christy Sports chief operating officer Keith Liefer said. “Our customers are the keystone of our success and we wanted to make sure we thanked them for their business and ongoing support. We were extremely pleased with the positive reaction we received from our customers as they celebrated our 50th anniversary with us.”

Christy Sports has stores in Vail, Avon and Beaver Creek. To learn more, go to

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