Photo: SSCV hosts youth sports speakers at Vail Mountain School
Ski & Snowboard Club Vail will present an evening with speakers John O’Sullivan and Christian Mitter on Monday, Oct. 12, in the Vail Mountain School auditorium. O’Sullivan, pictured here, is the founder of the Changing the Game Project and is an internationally recognized and sought-after speaker on the subject of creating positive coaching and parenting environments for youth sports. He is also author of the best-selling book “Changing the Game: The Parents’ Guide to Raising Happy, High-Performing Athletes and Giving Youth Sports back to our Kids.” Mitter, head Norwegian men’s alpine coach, was personally responsible for coaching World Cup Star Henrik Kristofferson from youth to the Olympics. His presentation is titled “Development from Club to Olympic Podium.” The free event begins at 5 p.m., and there will be an opportunity to interact with both speakers after the event. Learn more at http://www.skiclubvail.org.
A thief smashed a display window of a Bridge Street store and made off with a $5,500 bike some time between 7 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday morning.