British Snow Tour Announces New Dates
Sun 18 July 10
The British Snow Tour is back and raring to go with a line-up of 14 prestigious British Championship events kicking off from September. Stopping at four of the UK’s top snowsport hotspots
The British Snow Tour is back and raring to go with a line-up of 14 prestigious British Championship events kicking off from September. Stopping at four of the UK’s top snowsport hotspots - Norwich, Glasgow, Milton Keynes and Castleford – with two new sponsors onboard, a smartprice 3 for 2 offer and a hefty £20,000 combined prize purse, the 2010 British Snowboard & Freeski Tour is set to be a banger.
“We’re stoked that a host of the industry’s biggest brands continue to appreciate the impact of the British Snow Tour, as protection heavyweight Giro and European boardwear specialist Protest join in the action to complement our long-serving friendships with Trespass, SNO!zone, Snow + Rock and Cushe Footwear... Here’s to the continued invasion of new participants and the developments of UK rippers... bring it on!”- Spencer Claridge – Director Soulsports / British Snow Tour
DATES FOR YOUR DIARIES:
British Artificial Championships:
- 11th & 12th September – British Dryslope Championships, Norfolk Snowsports Centre. Featuring Giro Big Air, Protest Slopestyle & Trespass Ski/Snowboardcross Championships
British Indoor Championships:
- 18th September – Trespass Ski/Snowboardcross Championships & Rail Jam, Glasgow SNO!zone
- 25th September – Giro Big Air Championships, Milton Keynes SNO!zone
- 9th October – Protest Slopestyle Championships, Castleford SNO!zone
British Invitational Championships:
- 22nd October – London Ski & Snowboard Show
Tue 20 July 10, Snowbasin, USA
The Winter Dew Tour today announced the host resorts and dates for the 2010-2011 season. The Tour begins at Breckenridge Ski Resort and travels to Killington and Snowbasin.
Wed 21 July 10, Val d'Isere, France
Norway's three glacier ski areas all close earlier than expected due to warm weather. Last weekend of Canada’s summer ski season. Val d’Isere summer ski season finishes. Mt Hotham snowmaking up 155% on last season, equivalent to 111 Olympic swimming pools’ worth. Record skier numbers in New Zealand.
Sat 24 July 10, Treble Cone, New Zealand
A record field of 85 competitors turned out for the return of the NZ Snowboarder Banked Slalom at Treble Cone, to take on the challenging course and tough visibility conditions.
Sat 31 July 10, Kaprun, Austria
Up to 10cm of fresh snow in the Alps. Record Snowmaking In Australia. Heavy Snow In Chile and Argentina. Fresh snow in New Zealand. Summer ski season ends on Canada.
Thu 05 August 10, Perisher, Australia
Up to 8cm of fresh snow in the Alps. Big snowfalls – up to two feet/60cm in 48 hours - In Australia. More Snow In Chile and Argentina. Warming up in Africa