As the world around us comes to a halt, it’s only rational to wonder what it all means for the ski industry.
The short answer: Not much. Yet.
Preventive measures to battle the coronavirus get more drastic every day (more accurately, every hour), as our communities try and figure out the best ways to contain COVID-19 and prevent any further spreading. College classes are increasingly moving to online, remote forums. The NBA has indefinitely suspended its season. The city of Boston has cancelled this weekend’s St. Patrick’s Day parade, and is in the early stages of wondering what to do about next month’s Boston Marathon. Even the NCAA tournament, one of the biggest annual events on the sports calendar, is limiting its in-house audience to essential staff and some family.
That’s only the beginning.