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Beijing Awarded 2022 Winter Games

Beijing Awarded 2022 Winter Games

Mon 03 August 15, Beijing Lian Hua Shan, China

Beijing was awarded the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday, beating Kazakh rival Almaty by 44-40 votes in a surprisingly close vote which was marred by technical problems.

Beijing to stage 2022 Paralympic Winter Games

Beijing to stage 2022 Paralympic Winter Games

Fri 31 July 15, Beijing Lian Hua Shan, China

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has sent its congratulations to Beijing, China, after the city was awarded the right to stage the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games at the 128th IOC Session in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Friday (31 July).

SNOWBOMBING 2016 ON SALE NOW!

SNOWBOMBING 2016 ON SALE NOW!

Fri 31 July 15, Mayrhofen, Austria

The greatest show on snow is now on sale! The one and only Snowbombing!

HORIZON FESTIVAL LINE UP 2016

HORIZON FESTIVAL LINE UP 2016

Fri 31 July 15, Bansko, Bulgaria

GOLDIE, LEVON VINCENT, GENTLEMAN’S DUB CLUB, KiNK and CRAIG CHARLES will join us on the slopes next year!

PARK CITY ANNOUNCES NEW BRAND!

PARK CITY ANNOUNCES NEW BRAND!

Thu 30 July 15, The Canyons, USA

Today resort leadership officially combined the Park City and Canyons brands into one, under the name Park City, with a new logo combining the Canyons insignia with the Park City color palette, and the tag line ?There is only one. Park City.?

Crystal Ski Holidays continues digital evolution

Crystal Ski Holidays continues digital evolution

Wed 29 July 15, Salla, Finland

Crystal Ski Holidays carried out research this spring to ensure we continue to invest in the areas of service that skiers really need and love. One of the positive responses was for the Crystal Ski Explorer app which we launched last winter as a pocket tool to the mountains.

Crystal Ski Holidays continues digital evolution

Crystal Ski Holidays continues digital evolution

Wed 29 July 15, Salla, Finland

Crystal Ski Holidays carried out research this spring to ensure we continue to invest in the areas of service that skiers really need and love. One of the positive responses was for the Crystal Ski Explorer app which we launched last winter as a pocket tool to the mountains.

ALTITUDE FESTIVAL RETURNS!

ALTITUDE FESTIVAL RETURNS!

Thu 23 July 15, Mayrhofen, Austria

After 2015s rip-roaring success, Altitude Comedy Festival will return to the chocolate box surrounds of Mayrhofen, Austria a little earlier than usual for five hilarious nights from 11th – 15th January 2016.

Loco2 Puts Alps In Easier Reach!

Loco2 Puts Alps In Easier Reach!

Thu 23 July 15

Loco2 is a train travel search-and-booking engine that allows users to compare and combine tickets from multiple rail operators on one website. Loco2 represents a new way of booking trains online, but it also means “low CO2”. The site was launched in 2012 by a small team of passionate train travellers, led by brother and sister Jamie and Kate Andrews.

Park City Host Olympic Freestyle Pool Showcase

Park City Host Olympic Freestyle Pool Showcase

Thu 23 July 15, Park City, USA

A must see event in Park City, Utah! New for the 2015 summer season, Utah Olympic Park will be hosting Flying Ace All-Stars Freestyle Show presented by USANA Health Sciences every Saturday at 11:00 A.M. and Sunday at 1:00 P.M., in July and August.

Disability Snowsport UK overwhelmed by support!

Disability Snowsport UK overwhelmed by support!

Thu 16 July 15

Disability Snowsport UK (DSUK) expresses their extreme thanks to Crystal Ski Holidays and their customers for the generous donation of £69,000, money which was raised during the last winter season.

Aimee Fuller to ride at Donington Park Trackday!

Aimee Fuller to ride at Donington Park Trackday!

Fri 10 July 15

Winter Olympic snowboarder Aimee Fuller to take on Women’s Only Motorcycle Trackday challenge at Donington Park

Crystal Ski Holidays Launch Mountain Guide 2015/16

Crystal Ski Holidays Launch Mountain Guide 2015/16

Fri 10 July 15

Crystal Ski Holidays is launching today the winter programme for 2015/16 with the ultimate guide to skiing holidays ’Your Guide to the Mountain’. It’s a comprehensive 236 page handbook, jam packed with winter holiday inspiration. Crystal covers an incredible 133 resorts worldwide with departures from 24 UK airports, St Pancras and Ashford rails stations as well as numerous ferry points

Holidaymakers revel in great snow at Mt Hutt

Holidaymakers revel in great snow at Mt Hutt

Fri 10 July 15, Mt Hutt, New Zealand

School holiday fun and cracking conditions are the name of the game at Canterbury’s most popular ski area Mt Hutt.

World Cup to kick off in Montafon again

World Cup to kick off in Montafon again

Mon 06 July 15

Although last year's opening of the snowboard cross World Cup tour had to be cancelled due to the lack of snow, FIS and Local Organisers are confident to host another action-packed kick-off next December. This time as a double event.

Bluebird opening at The Remarkables

Bluebird opening at The Remarkables

Mon 29 June 15, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Blue skies, a new base building, perfect snow and the best opening conditions seen for over six years, made for an incredible first day at The Remarkables ski area today (Saturday June 27).

Coronet Peak night skiing returns with a bang

Coronet Peak night skiing returns with a bang

Thu 25 June 15, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Night skiing returns to Queenstown tomorrow (Friday June 26), as Coronet Peak lights up for late night fun in the snow.

The Remarkables ski area to open on Saturday!

The Remarkables ski area to open on Saturday!

Wed 24 June 15, The Remarkables, New Zealand

The Remarkables ski area in Queenstown will open for the season on Saturday (June 27) and unveil its brand new base building for the first time.

Snow dump delivers epic powder day at Coronet Peak

Snow dump delivers epic powder day at Coronet Peak

Fri 19 June 15, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Snow dump delivers epic powder day at Coronet Peak

Blizzard blankets Coronet Peak

Blizzard blankets Coronet Peak

Thu 18 June 15, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Early season snow has come to the party as fresh flakes fall over Queenstown, setting up skiers and snowboarders at Coronet Peak for a few days of “epic” powder.