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 31, No. 2 March-April 2019
SH Vol 31 Issue 2 Cover

The March-April 2019 issue of Skiing History is now available!

  • Sold To the Highest Bidder! Report and glorious ski art from annual poster auction
  • Dragged by Wild Horses: Skijoring has been around for more than 1,000 years
  • The End of the Single Pole: The sport underwent a transformation more than a century ago.


Frank Vener
Sales exec, importer
May 12, 2019
Nicholas Howe
Prolific ski writer
April 4, 2019
John Hitchcock
Ski writer
March 8, 2019