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Spring Riding In Whistler Extended Till May 26th

Spring Riding In Whistler Extended Till May 26th

Thu 24 April 14, Whistler/Blackcomb, Canada

Spring Skiing & Riding At Whistler Blackcomb Extended Until May 26th.

Livigno Launches Europe Freeride Festival in 2015

Livigno Launches Europe Freeride Festival in 2015

Wed 23 April 14, Livigno, Italy

Livigno announces a brand new project to be added to the rich event calendar of the Italian top resort. The European Freeride Festival first edition will take place next winter 2015 from January the 31st to February the 4th.

Queenstown ski area chairlift an engineering feat!

Queenstown ski area chairlift an engineering feat!

Thu 17 April 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

A multi-million dollar chairlift development at Queenstown’s The Remarkables ski area is taking shape in a project described as “a major engineering feat”.

CairnGorm Mountain Bags the UK's First Halfpipe

CairnGorm Mountain Bags the UK's First Halfpipe

Wed 16 April 14, Cairngorm, United Kingdom

On Saturday the 19th April CairnGorm Mountain will be hosting the first ever halfpipe competition to be run in the UK on a machine-cut pipe.

KYLE MACK WINS SHRED SHOW SLOPESTYLE

KYLE MACK WINS SHRED SHOW SLOPESTYLE

Tue 15 April 14, Whistler/Blackcomb, Canada

KYLE MACK WINS THE MONSTER ENERGY SHRED SHOW SNOWBOARD SLOPESTYLE AT THE WORLD SKI & SNOWBOARD FESTIVAL IN WHISTLER, BC.

MAX EBERHARDT WINS MONSTER ENERGY  SHRED SHOW

MAX EBERHARDT WINS MONSTER ENERGY SHRED SHOW

Tue 15 April 14, Whistler/Blackcomb, Canada

MAX EBERHARDT TAKES THE WIN AT THE MONSTER ENERGY SHRED SHOW SNOWBOARD BIG AIR AT THE WORLD SKI & SNOWBOARD FESTIVAL IN WHISTLER, BC.

New Operator and investment for Cairngorms

New Operator and investment for Cairngorms

Fri 11 April 14, Cairngorm, United Kingdom

Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) is delighted to announce Natural Retreats, a specialist leisure and travel company, as the new operator of Cairngorm Mountain, taking effect in June 2014.

Campaign to Reinstate Coire Na Ciste Chairlift!

Campaign to Reinstate Coire Na Ciste Chairlift!

Fri 11 April 14, Cairngorm, United Kingdom

In the light of the new management of Cairngorm ski area, a campaining group seeks to overturn the resort's introduction of a ‘core lifts policy’ with perational emphasis placed on Coire Cas.

Jay Peak Resort Sues Mother Nature

Jay Peak Resort Sues Mother Nature

Fri 11 April 14, Jay Peak, USA

Jay Peak Resort has filed suit in federal court against Mother Nature. The suit alleges “intentional infliction of emotional distress resulting from [Mother] Nature’s deliberate and purposeful disregard for the mental and emotional well-being of the employees and owners of Jay Peak Inc and its associated holdings.

Freeride World Tour Announces Events for 2015

Freeride World Tour Announces Events for 2015

Wed 09 April 14, Chamonix, France

The SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR BY THE NORTH FACE® (FWT) is entering a new exciting phase in 2015, with a comprehensive calendar including two great new venues officially announced.

Stubai Zoo Setup finally back in its XL format

Stubai Zoo Setup finally back in its XL format

Tue 08 April 14, Stubai Glacier, Austria

Right on time for the opening of the Spring Sessions on the Stubai Glacier this coming Saturday, April 12th 2014, the MOREBOARDS Stubai Zoo reveals itself back in all its glory. With pro-, medium- and rail line the park in Austria’s biggest glacier ski resort presents the XL format once again for a slushy spring shred.

Katie Ormerod Claims Female World Rookie Title!

Katie Ormerod Claims Female World Rookie Title!

Mon 07 April 14, Ischgl, Austria

Katie Ormerod (GBR) grabbed the female World Rookie Champion title at Iscghl

VÖLKL WORLD ROOKIE FINALS QUALIFICATION DAY 2

VÖLKL WORLD ROOKIE FINALS QUALIFICATION DAY 2

Mon 07 April 14, Ischgl, Austria

On qualification day 2 of the 2014 VÖLKL WORLD ROOKIE FINALS, it was the Rookies’ time to shine. 56 boys and girls up to 18 years competed for their entrances to the big finals.

VÖLKL WORLD ROOKIE FINALS QUALIFICATION DAY 1

VÖLKL WORLD ROOKIE FINALS QUALIFICATION DAY 1

Mon 07 April 14, Ischgl, Austria

The qualifications for the youngest competitors at the 2014 VÖLKL WORLD ROOKIE FINALS went down last week

Kaunertal Snowboarding Spring Break 2014

Kaunertal Snowboarding Spring Break 2014

Mon 07 April 14, Kaunertal, Austria

For more than 20 years, the arrival of Spring has meant the UK snowboard industry decamps en masse to Europe for The Snowboard Test, the annual industry get together, product evaluation, staff training, and blow-off-steam week.

Kaunertal Spring Classic 2014

Kaunertal Spring Classic 2014

Mon 07 April 14, Kaunertal, Austria

From April 12th until May 25th 2014 the Snowpark Kaunertal will be THE stage for the one and only Kaunertal Sprin Classic.

Not 1, but 10 winners at the Ride Shakedown 2014!

Not 1, but 10 winners at the Ride Shakedown 2014!

Mon 07 April 14, Mont Saint-Sauveur, Canada

The 13th edition of the Ride Shakedown, presented by Videotron crowned not one, but ten champions on Saturday night at Mont St-Sauveur.

Ride Shakedown Live Stream 2014

Ride Shakedown Live Stream 2014

Sat 05 April 14, Mont Saint-Sauveur, Canada

Catch the Live Stream from the Ride Shakedown tonight 7.30 pm EDT time. Sébastien Toutant, Maxence Parrot, Charles Reid, and many others will be at the 13th Ride Shakedown in Mont Saint-Sauveur!

TRINDER & SILKSTONE TAKE FIRST AT BRITS SLOPESTYLE

TRINDER & SILKSTONE TAKE FIRST AT BRITS SLOPESTYLE

Fri 04 April 14, Tignes, France

The final day of the British Snowboard Championships saw riders battling against each other and the elements today in the Trespass British Slopestyle Championship.

Lake Louise extends closing date to May 11

Lake Louise extends closing date to May 11

Thu 03 April 14, Lake Louise, Canada

After a record breaking March snowfall, Lake Louise Ski Resort has announced it will remain open for an additional week.