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CHILL FACTORE REVEALS OLYMPIAN’S WINTER BREAK TIPS

CHILL FACTORE REVEALS OLYMPIAN’S WINTER BREAK TIPS

Tue 24 January 17, Chill Factore, United Kingdom

The North’s premier visitor attraction, Chill Factore, caught up with two-time Winter Olympian, Ben Kilner, to get the low down on his top tips for the ski and snowboarding season, ensuring you stay safe and make the most of your time on the slopes.

Spain and Andorra where to head in winter

Spain and Andorra where to head in winter

Sat 21 January 17, Pas de la Casa, Andorra

Usually Spain is associated with sun, summer and heat. And it is true, but we must not forget that the winter in Spain also offers, thanks to its fortunate geography, long months of fun to thousands of Spanish skiers and others whom come from abroad.

Gillings-Brier eases through World Cup Qualifier

Gillings-Brier eases through World Cup Qualifier

Fri 20 January 17, Solitude Mountain Resort, USA

Zoe Gillings-Brier and Maisie Potter have been in action at the Snowboard Cross World Cup in Solitude, USA.

World Rookie Fest 2017 - Livigno

World Rookie Fest 2017 - Livigno

Fri 20 January 17, Livigno, Italy

The future of snowboarding looks bright here in Livigno at the Mottolino Snowpark, at the 12th edition of the World Rookie Fest.

LAAX OPEN 2017 Halfpipe Semifinals

LAAX OPEN 2017 Halfpipe Semifinals

Fri 20 January 17, Laax, Switzerland

Iouri Podladtchikov (SUI) and Chloe Kim (USA) win LAAX OPEN 2017 Halfpipe Semi-Finals

LAST CALL TO CELEBRATE 2017 WORLD ROOKIE FEST

LAST CALL TO CELEBRATE 2017 WORLD ROOKIE FEST

Thu 05 January 17, Livigno, Italy

With days full of action at the stunning Mottolino Snowpark, workshop

Perfect pistes in Ischgl

Perfect pistes in Ischgl

Thu 29 December 16, Ischgl, Austria

Perfect pistes have greeted festive skiers and boarders in Ischgl this week, with the Tirolean resort boasting some of the best snow conditions in the Austrian Alps.

Zillertal Välley Rälley Hochzillertal Kaltenbach

Zillertal Välley Rälley Hochzillertal Kaltenbach

Wed 21 December 16, Zillertal Arena, Austria

Zillertal Välley Rälley hosted by Ride Snowboards 2016/2017 2nd tourstop at Hochzillertal Kaltenbach attracts record numbers

Stubai Zoo in winter mode

Stubai Zoo in winter mode

Tue 20 December 16, Stubai Glacier, Austria

After a great start to the season, the Stubai Zoo has now moved into winter mode.

Ormerod fifth in Snowboard Big Air World Cup

Ormerod fifth in Snowboard Big Air World Cup

Mon 19 December 16, Copper Mountain, USA

Katie Ormerod secured a 5th place finish in the Copper Mountain Snowboard Big Air World Cup, despite having to pull out of the final due to a minor injury.

CORTINA'S TOP TEN IN THE SNOW

CORTINA'S TOP TEN IN THE SNOW

Fri 16 December 16, Cortina, Italy

10 WAYS TO ENJOY THE SNOW IN CORTINA D’AMPEZZO

Banff Mountain Film Festival Tour Returns in 2017

Banff Mountain Film Festival Tour Returns in 2017

Sat 10 December 16, Banff Town, Canada

Banff Mountain Film Festival Tour is Returning Bigger than Ever running from 25 January - 17 May 2017.

The sweet sound of blues in Ischgl

The sweet sound of blues in Ischgl

Wed 07 December 16, Ischgl, Austria

Ischgl today announced the artist for its legendary Top of the Mountain season closing concert as Italian superstar Zucchero.

FCO's #SkiSafe Campaign

FCO's #SkiSafe Campaign

Fri 02 December 16

A third of British travellers fail to check if they have appropriate cover before heading off on a winter sport breaks.

Will we have snow this Christmas in the UK?

Will we have snow this Christmas in the UK?

Thu 01 December 16, Chill Factore, United Kingdom

A Yuletide like snow-other? Crystal Ski Holidays Calculates the likelihood of snow this Christmas

Big Air World Cup heads to Germany

Big Air World Cup heads to Germany

Thu 01 December 16

In what is shaping up to be a busy season for the GB Park and Pipe snowboarders, Katie Ormerod, Aimee Fuller, Billy Morgan, Rowan Coultas and Jamie Nicholls head to Moenchengladbach, Germany.

 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.