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Team GB Snowboarders to visit UK Schools!

Team GB Snowboarders to visit UK Schools!

Fri 01 May 15

Great Britain’s snowsport athletes head back to the UK from a sensational season to kick-start a series of school assemblies to inspire the next generation

Snowsport England’s 'GO SKI GO BOARD' grows!

Snowsport England’s 'GO SKI GO BOARD' grows!

Tue 21 April 15

As the winter season draws to a close, figures from Snowsport England’s GO SKI GO BOARD campaign indicates that there are still healthy numbers of people taking up skiing and snowboarding, or coming back to snowsports in England.

Snowpark Montafon – the future looks bright!

Snowpark Montafon – the future looks bright!

Mon 20 April 15

Since last Sunday the NIKE Snowpark Montafon is history! But not the Snowpark Montafon itself! We look back to a four year long intense partnership with Nike that fused such legendary events like the Chosen Sessions, Snake & Hammers and the Rock Session

Week highlights from the Suzuki Nine Knights 2015

Week highlights from the Suzuki Nine Knights 2015

Thu 16 April 15, Livigno, Italy

A one of a kind castle-themed setup with five massive features had been carefully carved out of 150,000 m3 snow as the playground for the Suzuki Nine Knights 2015 in Livigno, Italy.

Breck Closes out Ski Season this Weekend!

Breck Closes out Ski Season this Weekend!

Thu 16 April 15, Breckenridge, USA

Breck Closes out Ski Season this Weekend with Free Food, Concerts and Spring Fever Fun!

Highlights from 2015 Völkl World Rookie Finals

Highlights from 2015 Völkl World Rookie Finals

Tue 14 April 15

After 8 months of rookie fest events around the world, started in august in South America and culminated last Sunday on the Alps, the 2014-15 World Rookie Tour is finally over.

Squaw Valley Agreement For Peak 2 Peak Gondola!

Squaw Valley Agreement For Peak 2 Peak Gondola!

Tue 14 April 15, Squaw Valley, USA

Squaw Valley Ski Holdings, LLC today announced it has reached an agreement with the owner of private land located between Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows to create a base-to-base gondola connection between the two iconic mountains.

Sven Thorgren wins Suzuki Nine Knights Big Air!

Sven Thorgren wins Suzuki Nine Knights Big Air!

Tue 14 April 15, Livigno, Italy

The world’s best skiers were joined by elite snowboarders for the first time at the Suzuki Nine Knights Big Air contest in Livigno, Italy on the of 10th of April 2015.

RØISLAND AND IKOLA CROWNED WSF WORLD ROOKIE CHAMPS

RØISLAND AND IKOLA CROWNED WSF WORLD ROOKIE CHAMPS

Mon 13 April 15

The 2015 Völkl World Rookie Finals went down with an incredible week full of amazing Rookie Slopestyle riding

Ästhetiker Spring Opening dates at Hintertux!

Ästhetiker Spring Opening dates at Hintertux!

Fri 10 April 15, Hintertux, Austria

Spring Opening & Shred Däys 2015 with the Ästhetiker Crew at Hintertux Glacier.

Nine Knights Go Pro Preview!

Nine Knights Go Pro Preview!

Wed 08 April 15, Livigno, Italy

For the last seven years, Suzuki Nine Knights has provided world’s best skiers and now also snowboarders, an incredible playground to get creative on, and this year is no exception. The infamous “Il Castello” snow castle on Mottolino Fun Mountain, Livigno, Italy includes five distinct features, giving riders more options, more choice, and more opportunities, than ever before.

Stubai Zoo Spring Sessions 2015

Stubai Zoo Spring Sessions 2015

Wed 08 April 15, Stubai Glacier, Austria

From April 14th to May 17th, the Spring Sessions take place in the Moreboards Stubai Zoo, which is located in Austria’s biggest glacier skiing area, the Stubai Glacier.

 Zillertal Välley Rälley Video Highlights 2015

Zillertal Välley Rälley Video Highlights 2015

Wed 08 April 15, Zillertal Arena, Austria

For the second time, the Zillertal Välley Rälley hosted by Ride Snowboards toured through the Zillertal, causing a lot of happy faces and great vibes at all four tourstops!

Aimee Fuller Shares Her Spring Snow Tips!

Aimee Fuller Shares Her Spring Snow Tips!

Thu 02 April 15, Laax, Switzerland

Caxton FX have brought together two of the hottest snow sport stars in the U.K, Female Alpine Skier Chemmy Alcott and British Snowboarder Aimee Fuller, to produce the Caxton FX Secret Ski Guide, in which Chemmy and Aimee share their insider knowledge on where to see and be seen this spring. We caught up with Aimee to share her plans on the project!

The official video of European Freeride Festival

The official video of European Freeride Festival

Wed 01 April 15, Livigno, Italy

Winter is giving way to spring, snow is melting but the emotions aroused by European Freeride Festival are more vivid than ever. The fresh powder festival is narrated step by step in a video highlights, allowing everyone to understand deeply the philosophy of 'Freeriding For All'.

SWATCH XTREME VERBIER RESULTS 2015

SWATCH XTREME VERBIER RESULTS 2015

Tue 31 March 15

As the final event of the Freeride World Tour, the Xtreme Verbier is not only a prestigious contest in itself. It also decides the faith of the contenders for the World Champion title of the year.

Suzuki Nine Knights ready for another epic year

Suzuki Nine Knights ready for another epic year

Tue 31 March 15, Livigno, Italy

The immense snow castle with its three take-offs and skate-ramp on Mottolino Fun Mountain in Livigno, Italy is crawling with shapers and snowcats, who are perfecting every angle of the infamous setup for the Suzuki Nine Knights 2015.

SHACKLETON & FRY-TAYLOR 1ST AT BRITS SLOPESTYLE

SHACKLETON & FRY-TAYLOR 1ST AT BRITS SLOPESTYLE

Thu 26 March 15, Tignes, France

The 3rd day of the British Snowboard Championships saw riders stepping up their game and landing big tricks during the British Slopestyle Championship, regardless of the less than favourable weather conditions.

GEHRIG &THIDLING WIN BRITS SNOWBOARD CROSS!

GEHRIG &THIDLING WIN BRITS SNOWBOARD CROSS!

Wed 25 March 15, Tignes, France

Day 2 of competition at The BRITS 2015 saw Max Thidling and Stephanie Gehrig take their first titles in a day of intense competition.

 GiGi Rüf to open Spring Classics at Kaunertal!

GiGi Rüf to open Spring Classics at Kaunertal!

Wed 25 March 15, Kaunertal, Austria

From April 17th to May 31st, the legendary Spring Classics will take place at the Kaunertal Glacier