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Snowboard Garden Festival is nearly here!

Snowboard Garden Festival is nearly here!

Thu 29 September 16

Since 2011 the Snowboard Garden Festival has been marking the start of the season in the heart of the french Alps, bringing people together from all four corners of the snowboard world before winter officially kicks in.

SNOWBOMBING ANNOUNCES FIRST ACTS FOR 2017

SNOWBOMBING ANNOUNCES FIRST ACTS FOR 2017

Thu 29 September 16, Mayrhofen, Austria

Snowbombing unveils the first wave acts set to perform at Snowbombing 2017!

The Heli Season Starts in Silverton

The Heli Season Starts in Silverton

Wed 28 September 16, Silverton Mountain, USA

Not wanting to be outdone by the Silverton Mountain ski patrol skiing this past Saturday in Colorado, the Silverton Mountain Guides Alaska heli skiing crew made the first turns of the season yesterday.

FREERIDE WORLD QUALIFIER LANDS IN ASIA!

FREERIDE WORLD QUALIFIER LANDS IN ASIA!

Wed 28 September 16, Hakuba 47 , Japan

HAKUBA, NAGANO - JAPAN TO HOST FIRST 4* FREERIDE WORLD QUALIFIER EVENT ON JANUARY 13th, 2017

Basement Jaxx headline Snowboxx 2017

Basement Jaxx headline Snowboxx 2017

Wed 28 September 16

Basement Jaxx, Wilkinson and Hannah Wants are set to headline the winter festival – Snowboxx – taking place from 18th – 25th March 2017, in the biggest ski area in Europe, Avoriaz, France.

THE BRITS IS BACK IN LAAX FOR 2017

THE BRITS IS BACK IN LAAX FOR 2017

Wed 28 September 16, Laax, Switzerland

The BRITS returns to LAAX, Switzerland from 2nd – 9th April 2017 and Picture Organic Clothing bring back the Big Air Championships to celebrate its newly acquired Olympic status.

Initiatives aim to revolutionise uk snowsports

Initiatives aim to revolutionise uk snowsports

Mon 26 September 16

Two new funding initiatives aiming to revolutionise British snowsports. Major snowsports companies support bid to help British skiing and snowboarding success

Championship Ski and Snowboard Ends with a Bang!

Championship Ski and Snowboard Ends with a Bang!

Mon 26 September 16

Micro Machines & Battle Royale results out and Final round of CSS released Wednesday

Rise Festival 2016

Rise Festival 2016

Mon 26 September 16

KANO, SETH TROXLER, JACKMASTER, RICHY AHMED, BONDAX & MORE CONFIRMED FOR RISE FESTIVAL 2016

Tamsin Todd MD to depart Crystal Ski

Tamsin Todd MD to depart Crystal Ski

Mon 26 September 16, Wengen, Switzerland

Tamsin Todd to depart Crystal Ski Holidays and Thomson Lakes & Mountains Chris Logan to become Managing Director Ski, Lakes & Mountains

Get more winter with Crystal

Get more winter with Crystal

Fri 23 September 16, Mayrhofen, Austria

Crystal Ski Holidays are kicking off their winter 16/17 marketing campaign with a new video. Aimed at anyone who loves the mountains, the video is all about building anticipation for the forthcoming winter season with Crystal’s Ski Explorers hitting the slopes in stunning Mayrhofen in the Austrian Tirol.

Nexus Snow Camp win a trip to Japan

Nexus Snow Camp win a trip to Japan

Fri 23 September 16

The guys at Nexus are running an amazing competition which consists of a Trip to Japan for one lucky winner and on top of that the winner gets kitted out by their sponsors.

FREERIDE WORLD TOUR 2017 RIDERS’ ANNOUNCEMENT

FREERIDE WORLD TOUR 2017 RIDERS’ ANNOUNCEMENT

Fri 23 September 16

The complete list of finest riders on the world’s premier competitive freeride tour is now available.

Jenny Jones Returns to Kendal Mountain Festival!

Jenny Jones Returns to Kendal Mountain Festival!

Wed 21 September 16, Kendal Ski Club, United Kingdom

Four action packed days and over 70 films, the Kendal Mountain Festival will take place 17th - 20th November and will showcase and screen the very best films from around the world in adventure filmmaking, mountain culture, environment and exploration.

Sir Steve Redgrave sails for Disability Snowsport

Sir Steve Redgrave sails for Disability Snowsport

Wed 21 September 16

Sir Steve Redgrave sails for Disability Snowsport UK at annual Solent Challenge

Les 2 Alpes opens on 22nd October

Les 2 Alpes opens on 22nd October

Sun 18 September 16, Les Deux Alpes, France

Can’t wait to go skiing? Head to Les 2 Alpes in October; the resort opens from 22 October to 1st November (then re-opens for the winter on 3rd December).

Volcom raises Breast Cancer Awareness

Volcom raises Breast Cancer Awareness

Thu 15 September 16, Squaw Valley, USA

Volcom raises Breast Cancer Awareness through its collaboration with Boarding for Breast Cancer foundation.

World Snowboard Day Is Back

World Snowboard Day Is Back

Tue 13 September 16

Since 2006, World Snowboard Day has offered a unique opportunity for the international snowboard community to promote the sport and its unique subculture by providing the general public with the chance to try a variety of activities for free.

2016 WORLD ROOKIE RAIL JAM by SKIPASS

2016 WORLD ROOKIE RAIL JAM by SKIPASS

Tue 13 September 16

The Black Yeti, the most famous mascot in the snowboard’s world, will arrive in Modena (Italy) for the first edition of the World Rookie Rail Jam by Skipass.

Cardrona Games kick off this weekend

Cardrona Games kick off this weekend

Thu 08 September 16, Cardrona, New Zealand

British Ski and Snowboard athletes challenge in Southern Hemisphere as Cardrona Games kick off this weekend