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 Ormerod makes the podium Big Air World Cup

Ormerod makes the podium Big Air World Cup

Mon 28 November 16

GB Park and Pipe snowboarder Katie Ormerod opened up a successful weekend for British Ski and Snowboard as she claimed third position in the Snowboard Big Air World Cup in Alpensia, Korea, a PyeongChang Olympic test event.

Complete make-over for Chambéry Savoie Airport

Complete make-over for Chambéry Savoie Airport

Fri 25 November 16, Chamonix, France

For those flying into Chambéry Savoie Airport this winter they can expect to see a number of changes

Big World Cup Weekend for British Snowboarders

Big World Cup Weekend for British Snowboarders

Thu 24 November 16

The GB Park and Pipe snowboarders are in World Cup action at the Big Air Olympic test event in Alpensia, Korea.

Crystal Ski Holidays wins British Travel Award

Crystal Ski Holidays wins British Travel Award

Thu 24 November 16

Crystal Ski Holidays has been announced as the winner of Best Ski & Winter Sports Holiday Company and has received the GOLD Award in the prestigious 2016 British Travel Awards.

Black Friday Deals; Crystal Ski Holidays

Black Friday Deals; Crystal Ski Holidays

Tue 22 November 16, Les Deux Alpes, France

ONLY available to book between Thursday 24 November 10:00AM to Monday 28 November 23:59PM.

LAAX is the ‘World’s Best Freestyle Resort’

LAAX is the ‘World’s Best Freestyle Resort’

Tue 22 November 16, Laax, Switzerland

The skiing region of LAAX has once again triumphed at the World’s Best Ski Awards in Kitzbühel.

Smugglers’ trails in Ischgl are paved with prizes

Smugglers’ trails in Ischgl are paved with prizes

Mon 21 November 16, Ischgl, Austria

The Austrian resort of Ischgl, which shares its skiing with Samnaun in Switzerland, was once a hotbed for cross-border contraband - and this winter skiers and boarders can follow the tracks of the old-time smugglers.

SNOWBOMBING 2017 WELCOMES HOUSE OF VOGA

SNOWBOMBING 2017 WELCOMES HOUSE OF VOGA

Fri 18 November 16, Mayrhofen, Austria

UNWIND, STRETCH OUT AND STRIKE A POSE AT THE WORLD’S NO. 1 FESTIVAL ON SNOW

GB Park and Pipe in Austria for Pleasure Jam

GB Park and Pipe in Austria for Pleasure Jam

Fri 18 November 16, Dachstein Glacier, Austria

This weekend GB Park and Pipe snowboarders and skiers head over to Dachstein in Austria for the Pleasure Jam, a Slopestyle World Snowboard Tour season opener, running on Saturday 19th November

Signal Snowboards Launch Snowboard Subscription

Signal Snowboards Launch Snowboard Subscription

Thu 17 November 16

Signal Snowboards Launches The World’s First Snowboard Subscription.

World Snowboard Day Announce 11th Edition!

World Snowboard Day Announce 11th Edition!

Thu 17 November 16

World Snowboard Day, the largest Snowboarding Event in the world, returns after ten years held in December with a new mid-season date.

IPC Snowboard Europa Cup Begins

IPC Snowboard Europa Cup Begins

Wed 16 November 16

Para snowboarders will compete in the first races of the season from Wednesday (16 November), as an IPC Snowboard Europa Cup and two World Cups in banked slalom take place in Landgraaf, the Netherlands.

The Vans Great Passes Tour 2016

The Vans Great Passes Tour 2016

Tue 15 November 16

Hannibal, Napoleon and Chris Froome all have one thing in common, they have made history by crossing the biggest passes of the Alps, Restefond, Galibier and Petit Saint Bernard.

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO OPENS EARLY ON FRIDAY 18 NOV

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO OPENS EARLY ON FRIDAY 18 NOV

Mon 14 November 16, Cortina, Italy

Ski slopes at Cortina d’Ampezzo in the Dolomites are opening on Friday (18 November 2016) a week ahead of schedule, thanks to an abundance of snow at altitude and efficient snow-making on lower slopes.

Top 10s for GB Park and Pipe in Milan Big Air

Top 10s for GB Park and Pipe in Milan Big Air

Mon 14 November 16

This weekend saw world-class performances from GB Park and Pipe snowboarders and skiers over the weekend at the Big Air World Cup in Milan

SkiStar opens all its Scandinavian ski resorts

SkiStar opens all its Scandinavian ski resorts

Fri 11 November 16, Hemsedal, Norway

It's time to start the ski season: SkiStar is opening the slopes and lifts. Hemsedal, Trysil and Vemdalen are opening right now, while the Swedish resorts of Åre and Sälen will be following suit soon.

ALINE BOCK – LE BENT WELCOME INTERVIEW

ALINE BOCK – LE BENT WELCOME INTERVIEW

Fri 11 November 16, Mayrhofen, Austria

Aline Bock's introduction to the world of snowboarding began, like most, in the pipe and park before switching focus to more natural terrain and spending three years sending lines on some of the worlds gnarliest peaks on the Freeride World Tour circuit.

Val Thorens is opening on Saturday

Val Thorens is opening on Saturday

Thu 10 November 16, Val Thorens, France

Good news from Val Thorens! The recent massive snowfalls (63cm in the resort and 130cm at the top) combined with the cold temperatures will allow the resort to open 70% of its lifts from 19 November to ski until 1st May.

Freeride World Qualifiers Calendar Announced

Freeride World Qualifiers Calendar Announced

Thu 10 November 16

THE OFFICIAL CALENDAR FOR THE 2017 FREERIDE WORLD QUALIFIER (FWQ) AND FREERIDE JUNIOR TOUR (FJT) IS NOW AVAILABLE!

Online Registration Goes LIVE for Slide 2017

Online Registration Goes LIVE for Slide 2017

Thu 10 November 16

With snow on the highest Scottish hills and in the Alps, winter has heralded its arrival and the wintersport industry is looking forward with anticipation to the season ahead.