Hinterglemm gets new gondola for 2010/11
Sun 29 August 10
The t-bar that services the terrain park in Hinterglemm village is being replaced by a Gondola, and the whole park area to be expanded and re-organised
For the 2010/11 season the T-bar lift that servics the terrain park Hinterglemm is being replaced by a modern 8 person gondola, the U(nterschwarzach)- Bahn, with heated seats and the capacity to transport 2.800 people per hour with the total length of the lift being doubled. The top station will now be situated above the ‘Gerstreit’ reservoir.
As well as the lift construction, the flood lit piste and Nightpark will also be expanded and enhanced.
For more information visit www.saalbach.com/en/winter.html
Tue 31 August 10, Cardrona, New Zealand
Peetu Piiroinen and Enni Rukajarvi win the Big Air, the final event in the 2010 FIS Junior World Championships in New Zealand
Tue 31 August 10, Davos, Switzerland
Running from 26th November until 19th December, Davos/Klosters are offering a free lift pass with every overnight stay
Thu 02 September 10
The Relentless Freeze Festival being held in Battersea, London on October 29-31st will play host to Mark Ronson on Saturday night. Other confirmed artists include New Young Pony Club and Roni Size.
Thu 09 September 10
The European leg of the tour has just kicked off, and on a wet night in Chur, WSG went to see if it was worth heading out to see (in short - YES!)
Fri 10 September 10
There is nearly a hundred days left until the World Snowboard Day which will launch the winter season in more than 40 countries all over the world.