Brotherhood of Skiing
Catalogue Number: WCM005
Producer: Wild Confluence Media
Producing Agencies: Wild Confluence Media
Subject: American History, Black History, Criminal Justice & Law, Documentary, History, Social Issues, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Sports
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: United States
Copyright Year: 2019
Running Time: 10:11
Since 1973, the National Brotherhood of Skiers has overcome barriers by bringing soul and smiles to the mountain. Formed during the height of the Black Power movement, the organization is dedicated to creating a welcoming space for people of colour on the slopes and supporting Black youth in snowsports. Today, the NBS hosts the largest gathering of Black skiers in the United States and represents 53 ski clubs with over 3,000 members across the country.
Vimeo Best of the Year Nominee & Staff Pick
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