Associations

We are associated with various organizations and supporting groups. Here is a list of those related to this website. You may contact each group to learn more about their activities.

Chicago Vacation Rental Owners Association

Group is now forming for purpose of sharing, sharing inquiries and for confronting governmental restrcitions. Contact Terri Smith at (312)952-5150. – Location: Chicago, IL USA Director: Smith, Teri Phone: (312)952-5150 Fax: (773)525-3929 Email: Website: VacationRentalMagazine/Association

Coconino County Vacation Rental Owners Association

Our mission is to represent the interests of this community in an organized way, providing a gathering place, resources, and advocacy. – Location: Coconino County, AZ USA Director: McCraw, Dawn Address: 1204 E Baseline Rd #207, Tempe, AZ 85283 Phone: 602-828-9269 Fax: 480-326-0433 Email: Website: CCROA.org

Vacation Rental Angels

VRIA is the humble sponsor of the most important vacation rental listing directory in the world, vacation rental home use donations. – Location: Worldwide Director: NA, NA Address: PO Box 22987 Seattle, WA 98122-0987 USA Phone: 866-925-7083 Fax: 888-628-0839 Email: Website: VacationRentalAngels.com

Visit Mount Rainier

Mount Rainier Natoinal Park lodging, events, hiking and other activites on all sides of the mammoth mountain. – Location: Mount Rainier, Washington State Director: Nelson, Mary Kay Address: PO Box 434, Ashford, WA 98304 Phone: 360-748-4514 Email: Website: VisitRainier.com

Washington Lodging Association

A non-profit trade and professional organization dedicated to the industries of the lodging industry in Washington State. – Location: Olympia Washington State USA Director: Van Der Peet, Matt Address: 510 Plum Street SE #200, Olympia WA 98501 Phone: 360-956-7279 Fax: 360-357-9232 Email: Website: WALodging.org

Washington Tourism Alliance

A variety of forums for engaging with colleagues, and encourage you to join committees and attend meetings for networking opportunities throughout the year. – Location: Seattle, WA Director: Stanton-Masten, Louise Address: Smith Tower 30th Floor, 506 Second Ave, PO Box 953, Seattle, WA 98111 Phone: 425-478-5350 Email: Website: WATourismAlliance.com

These associations are outside the area, but may be of interest.

Albanian Skiing Federation

Location: Albania Director: Mema, Shkelqim Address: Rr dervish Hekali, Nr. 31, Tirana Phone: +355 (42) 279 63 Fax: +355 (42) 279 63 Email: Website: mirelloviaggi.it

Alberta Snowboarding Association

Alberta Snowboarding (ASA) was incorporated under the Societies Act of the Province of Alberta on April 18, 1989. – Location: Alberta, Canada Director: Higgins, Kevin Address: 88 Canada Olympic Way SW 108 - 140 Bob Niven Training Centre Calgary AB T3B 5R5 CA Phone: 403-247-5609 Email: Website: albertasnowboarding.com

Association of Ontario Snowboarders

The Association of Ontario Snowboarders was incorporated in 1998 to function as the Sport Governing Body for snowboarding in Ontario. – Location: Ontario, Canada Director: Richter, Janet Address: 4-115 First St, Suite 203, Collingwood, ON L9Y 4W3 Phone: 705-446-1788 Email: Website: ontariosnowboarders.ca

BC Adaptive Snowsports

BC Adaptive Snowsports was established in 1973 supporting and promoting adaptive skiing and snowboarding as a form of rehabilitation and recreation for participants with disablilities. – Location: British Columbia, Canada Director: Fulford, Kay Address: 780 SW Marine Drive Vancouver, BC V6P 5Y7 Canada. Phone: 1.604.333.3630 Email: Website: bcadaptive.com

Canadian Snowboard Federation

The Canadian Snowboard Federation is the governing body in Canada for the sport of snowboarding. – Location: Canada Director: Poupart, Guy Address: Suite 301-333 Terminal Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6A 4C1 Phone: 604-568-1135 Email: Website: CanadaSnowBoard.ca

Cannonsburg Challenged Ski Association (CCSA)

The CCSA is a non-profit organization located in Ada, Michigan which provides volunteer training and ski instruction for individuals with disabilities. – Location: Ada, MI USA Director: Wallace, Craig Address: PO Box 352, Ada, MI 49301 Phone: 616-874-3060 Website: skiccsa.org

Central Cross Country Ski Association

CXC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and gratefully accepts tax deductible donations for program enhancement. – Location: Wisconsin, USA Director: Gusev, Yuriy Address: PO Box 930442, Verona, WI 53593 USA Phone: 608-334-6814 Email: Website: cxcskiing.org

Helicopter Skiing Association

Our members work cooperatively to help establish the highest safety and operating standards in the helicopter skiing industry. – Location: USA Director: Quinn, Kevin Phone: 907-424-7991 Email: Website: heliskius.org

International Ski Federation

International Ski Federation. – Location: World Wide Director: Lewis, Sarah Address: FIS Headquarters, Marc Hodler House, Blochstrasse 2, CH-3653 Oberhofen/Thunersee, Switzerland Phone: +41 (33) 244 6161 Fax: +41 (33) 244 6171 Email: Website: fis-ski.com

International Ski Instructors Association (ISIA)

The ISIA was formed in 1971 and there are currently 39 member nations representing the very best in ski instruction around the world. – Location: World Wide Director: Campell, Riet R. Address: Hühnerhubelstr. 95 CH-3123 Belp Phone: +41-31-810 4111 Fax: +41-31-8104112 Email: Website: isiaski.org

National Ski & Snowboard Retailers Association

Founded in 1987, NSSRA is the retail voice for the ski and snowboard industries and provides information and services specialty snow sports retailers need to operate more successfully. – Location: USA Director: Weindruch, Larry Address: 1601 Feehanville Drive, Suite 300, Mount Prospect, IL 60056 Phone: 888-527-1168 Fax: 847-391-9827 Email: Website: nssra.com

Ski Northwest Rockies

Life is good when you ski and ride in the Northwest Rockies, where all points of the compass lead to high altitude fun – Location: Inland Northwest Director: Stebbins, Tom & Karen Address: PO Box 85 Newman Lake, WA 99025 Phone: 509-621-0119 Email: Website: skinwrockies.com

USA Snowboard & Freeski Association (USASA)

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) is the national governing body for Olympic skiing and snowboarding. – Location: USA Director: Schaal, John Address: PO Box 15500, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96151 Phone: 800-404-9213 Email: Website: usasa.org

Victorian Snowsports Association

The VSA, established in 1956, is the State Sporting Association and peak body for Victorian snowsports – Location: East Victoria, Austrailia Director: Susan, Furst, Address: PO Box 522, Brighton Victoria 3186 Phone: 03 9813 4860 Fax: 03 9813 4861 Email: Website: vsa.org.au