News on Laax

GB Park and Pipe heat to the Brits

GB Park and Pipe heat to the Brits

Fri 31 March 17, Laax, Switzerland

The GB Park and Pipe team head over to Laax this weekend for the start of the British Snowboard and Freeski Championships (The BRITS), which kick off at the start of next week.

LAAX aims to be 1st self-sufficient winter resort

LAAX aims to be 1st self-sufficient winter resort

Tue 14 March 17, Laax, Switzerland

How sustainable can a winter holiday be and what does it mean to treat nature with respect? These are questions that occupy Reto Fry.

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

LAAX is the ‘World’s Best Freestyle Resort’

LAAX is the ‘World’s Best Freestyle Resort’

Tue 22 November 16, Laax, Switzerland

The skiing region of LAAX has once again triumphed at the World’s Best Ski Awards in Kitzbühel.

THE BRITS IS BACK IN LAAX FOR 2017

THE BRITS IS BACK IN LAAX FOR 2017

Wed 28 September 16, Laax, Switzerland

The BRITS returns to LAAX, Switzerland from 2nd – 9th April 2017 and Picture Organic Clothing bring back the Big Air Championships to celebrate its newly acquired Olympic status.

Laax Announces Dates For 2017 Laax Open

Laax Announces Dates For 2017 Laax Open

Fri 02 September 16, Laax, Switzerland

Laax has officially released the dates for the LAAX OPEN, the halfpipe and slopestyle snowboarding competition, which will hit the Swiss resort from January 16-21.

MCCORMICK AND BURNHAM WIN BANGERS AND CASH

MCCORMICK AND BURNHAM WIN BANGERS AND CASH

Sat 09 April 16, Laax, Switzerland

The final day of snowboarding competition at the 2016 BRITS began under a foot of fresh powder

KILNER AND ORMEROD WIN GOLD AT BRITS HALFPIPE

KILNER AND ORMEROD WIN GOLD AT BRITS HALFPIPE

Fri 08 April 16, Laax, Switzerland

Thick cloud greeted the riders at the top of Laax's superpipe this morning as The BRITS day 3 began.

GB PARK AND PIPE YOUNG GUNS SWEEP THE BRITS

GB PARK AND PIPE YOUNG GUNS SWEEP THE BRITS

Wed 06 April 16, Laax, Switzerland

The opening day of The BRITS 2016 saw the British Snowboard Championships return to the Laax snowpark for the first time in 4 years.

THE BRITS SHAPES UP FOR 2016

THE BRITS SHAPES UP FOR 2016

Thu 10 March 16, Laax, Switzerland

Book Packages Now To The 2016 British Championships Before It’s Too Late!

Sudden Rush Banked Slalom LAAX 2016

Sudden Rush Banked Slalom LAAX 2016

Mon 07 March 16, Laax, Switzerland

Powder, Sun, Speed and Fun – the Sudden Rush Banked Slalom LAAX 2016 hosted by Nicolas Müller & Terje Haakonsen was a great success.

Canoe To Handle PR For Laax

Canoe To Handle PR For Laax

Sun 21 February 16, Laax, Switzerland

Covering 235 kilometres of pistes, four snowparks, World’s largest half pipe and first indoor freestyle hall, the Freestyle Academy and a wide range of restaurants on the mountain and in the valley, LAAX is situated in the Swiss Alps just two hours south-east of Zurich.

LAAX 2016 Sudden Rush Banked Slalom

LAAX 2016 Sudden Rush Banked Slalom

Thu 18 February 16, Laax, Switzerland

Hot on the heels of an outstanding LAAX OPEN in January 2016, packed full of events and outstanding snowboard performances, the events in LAAX keep coming thick and fast.

Hirano and Arielle Gold win Laax Open Halfpipe!

Hirano and Arielle Gold win Laax Open Halfpipe!

Mon 25 January 16, Laax, Switzerland

Ayumu Hirano and Arielle Gold take home the 2016 Laax Open Halfpipe Titles

Mark McMorris and Jamie Anderson win Laax Open

Mark McMorris and Jamie Anderson win Laax Open

Mon 25 January 16, Laax, Switzerland

fter another weather delay this morning due to bad visibility and strong winds, the skies cleared to a beautiful final day of competition at the 2016 LAAX OPEN.

McMorris & Anderson win 2016 LAAX open slopestyle

McMorris & Anderson win 2016 LAAX open slopestyle

Sun 24 January 16, Laax, Switzerland

After another weather delay this morning due to snow showers, the skies cleared to a beautiful final day of competition at the 2016 LAAX OPEN

Laax Slopestyle finalists face battle on Saturday

Laax Slopestyle finalists face battle on Saturday

Fri 22 January 16, Laax, Switzerland

After a heated battle, the twelve slopestyle finalists for LAAX OPEN 2016 have been figured out.

Big weekend for GB Park + Pipe in Mammoth and Laax

Big weekend for GB Park + Pipe in Mammoth and Laax

Fri 22 January 16, Mammoth Mountain, USA

This week the Laax Open, one of the biggest events on the European Snowboard calendar, has been battling with the weather but managed to run qualifications on Tuesday, with the semi-finals due to run today.

Laax Open Semi Final Results 2016

Laax Open Semi Final Results 2016

Thu 21 January 16, Laax, Switzerland

Ayumu Hirano and Torah Bright take top spots heading into Friday’s Halfpipe Finals at the LAAX OPEN

Aimee Fuller ‘Snow Selfie’ social media campaign

Aimee Fuller ‘Snow Selfie’ social media campaign

Fri 15 January 16, Laax, Switzerland

The foreign exchange specialists will be continuing their relationship with Olympic GB Snowboarder Aimee Fuller, who will be the face of their winter campaign. Caxton have decided to kick-start the new year with a social media campaign, launched by Aimee.