Sheffield Ski Village burns down

The hometown ski area of Winter X medalist James Woods catches on fire

Updated: May 2, 2012, 1:50 PM ET
By ESPN Action Sports

A dryslope ski area in England called Sheffield Ski Village burned down on Sunday, April 29, according to reports from England's South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue department. The ski area is where Winter X Games Ski Slopestyle medalist James Woods grew up skiing.

"This is so sad. Sheffield Ski Village burnt down last night. I grew up here," wrote James Woods on Twitter.

Firefighters were called the scene around 1 a.m. Sunday, and arrived to find the main wood ...

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