International Skiing History Association

The International Skiing History Association (ISHA) is a U.S.-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit working to preserve and build awareness of the sport’s heritage through its skills and long experience in editing, research and publishing. ISHA publishes Skiing History, a magazine enthusiastically read six times a year by lovers of skiing, researchers, hall-of-fame members and skiers around the world. It makes ski history accessible to thousands of enthusiasts on the Internet. With an awards program, it annually honors ski history writers, website creators, filmmakers and broadcasters who document the sport’s history. 

International Skiing History Association

Current Skiing History Magazine

Current Issue:
Volume 30, No. 4 July-August 2018
SH Vol 30 Issue 4 Cover

The July-August 2018 issue of Skiing History is in the mail, and available online.

  • From Metal to Fiberglass at Head
  • How Ski Trails Got Their Names
  • Black Skiers Unite
  • How Toni Matt Saved Jim McConkey’s Life
  • Michel Rudigoz and the Best U.S. Women’s Alpine Team Ever


Gérard Rubaud
Racer, coach, Rossignol exec, baker
October 8, 2018
Karl Erb
Swiss journalist, Olympic official
September 5, 2018
Charles Elliott
Wolf Creek Pass pioneer
August 19, 2018