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Winter’s not over in New Zealand!

Winter’s not over in New Zealand!

Tue 16 September 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

It’s official – winter’s not over yet. New snow, powder skiing, and more in the forecast means night skiing at Queenstown’s Coronet Peak has been extended for one more weekend.

Vail Resorts Acquires Park City Mountain

Vail Resorts Acquires Park City Mountain

Fri 12 September 14, Vail, USA

ail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced that the Company has acquired Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) from Powdr Corp. for $182.5 million in cash, subject to certain post-closing adjustments.

Crystal Ski Launch A Digital Revolution!

Crystal Ski Launch A Digital Revolution!

Thu 11 September 14, Wengen, Switzerland

This winter Crystal Ski are launching several innovations to make holidays easier and even more exciting for their customers!

Verbier 4 Vallees has re-united

Verbier 4 Vallees has re-united

Tue 09 September 14, Verbier, Switzerland

The 4 Vallées ski area that includes the neighbouring Swiss resorts of Nendaz, Veysonnaz and Thyon will continue to be covered by one area lift pass for winter 2014/15.

New Blue Piste at Les Menuires!

New Blue Piste at Les Menuires!

Mon 08 September 14, Les Menuires, France

The top of La Masse will become accessible to a greater number of people thanks to the creation of a blue run “Le Bouquetin”

A reason to miss the Ischgl opening this season

A reason to miss the Ischgl opening this season

Fri 05 September 14, Ischgl, Austria

Everyone's favourite singer to hate, James Blunt, will be performing at the 2014-15 season opening at Ischgl in Austria on Saturday 29 November

Snowsport England Announces 30 Days of Snowsports

Snowsport England Announces 30 Days of Snowsports

Fri 05 September 14, Snozone Castleford, United Kingdom

Snowsport England has launched a new initiative named ‘30 Days of Snowsport’ which runs at both slopes nationwide as well as online, and will celebrate the start of the winter season, getting people excited about snowsports and giving people a taste of skiing and snowboarding.

Perisher extends season!

Perisher extends season!

Thu 04 September 14, Perisher, Australia

After being the first Australian ski resort to open for skiing and boarding in 2014 on June 7, Perisher, Australia’s favourite ski resort has announced that it will be extending its season until October 10,

Kyle Mack wins 2014 stylewars!

Kyle Mack wins 2014 stylewars!

Wed 03 September 14, Falls Creek, Australia

American teenage snowboarder, Kyle Mack, was crowned the Stylewars 2014 Grandmaster after his top-scored run from day one secured him the overall win when high winds forced the cancellation of the final day of competition.

MOREBOARDS Launches Stubai Premiere 2014

MOREBOARDS Launches Stubai Premiere 2014

Thu 28 August 14, Stubai Glacier, Austria

The Stubai Zoo is back and bigger than ever

Springbored Snow Carnival celebrates sun and snow

Springbored Snow Carnival celebrates sun and snow

Thu 28 August 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Sun, snow, beats and parties are the name of the game next month as Queenstown ski areas Coronet Peak and The Remarkables celebrate spring with five days and nights of action and fun.

Seb Toutant and Jamie Anderson win mile high 2014

Seb Toutant and Jamie Anderson win mile high 2014

Wed 27 August 14, Perisher, Australia

It was a historic day of some never-before-seen snowboarding for the Finals of The Mile High presented by Carlton Dry at Perisher, a World Snowboard Tour 4Star event.

SCOTTISH FREESTYLE CHAMPIONSHIPS LAUNCHED!

SCOTTISH FREESTYLE CHAMPIONSHIPS LAUNCHED!

Wed 27 August 14, Xscape Braehead, United Kingdom

Seventy of Scotland’s top snowboarders and skiers will converge on Snow Factor at Intu Braehead west of Glasgow on Saturday (30 August) for the Scottish Indoor Freestyle Championships.

Snowboxx 2015 Moves To Alpe D’Huez!

Snowboxx 2015 Moves To Alpe D’Huez!

Tue 26 August 14, Alpes d'Huez, France

After two successive sell out festivals,Snowboxx finds a new home in the French Alps. With bigger artists, more pistes and more parties.

UK Riders head to southern hemisphere!

UK Riders head to southern hemisphere!

Sun 24 August 14

British Park and Pipe athletes head to Southern Hemisphere as event season starts.

Freeride World Tour 2015 update

Freeride World Tour 2015 update

Sun 24 August 14, Chamonix, France

Freeride World Tour 2015 preseason updates Men’s and women’s categories at every event, exciting new venues, and the biggest prize purse yet highlight the upcoming season.

Hemesedal introduces new slope and more for 201415

Hemesedal introduces new slope and more for 201415

Tue 19 August 14, Hemsedal, Norway

The preparations for the winter season are well underway in Hemsedal, with a planned opening day of Friday 31st of October you could be on the slopes as early as Halloween.

SkiWelt now offers 280 KM of slopes!

SkiWelt now offers 280 KM of slopes!

Tue 19 August 14, SkiWelt Brixen im Thale/Westendorf, Austria

The Number 1 is even bigger: SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser – Brixental now offers 280 kilometres of slopes.

Snow-Camp launches Leeds / Bradford Programme

Snow-Camp launches Leeds / Bradford Programme

Wed 13 August 14

Innovative youth charity launches pilot programme in Leeds/Bradford. A chance for inner city young people to get involved in a unique snow-sports initiative.

BEN KILNER SLIDES INTO SNOW FACTOR!

BEN KILNER SLIDES INTO SNOW FACTOR!

Tue 12 August 14, Xscape Braehead, United Kingdom

The 2014-2015 season will mark the 10th year on the World Cup circuit for Ben Kilner (Banchory).