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A Brit’s First Trip to Whistler

 

Shaun White “Wasn’t Invited” to 2016 Winter X Games

 

According to the Denver Post, Winter X Games golden boy Shaun White will not be competing in the 2016 Games – the 23-time medal winner was reportedly not invited.

 

Snow sport lovers tuning in for the X Games SuperPipe event in Aspen this weekend are bound to be thinking, “Wait a sec, where’s Shaun White?”

 

3 Under-the-Radar Family Ski Resorts

 

When it comes to family ski holidays in the Alps, not all resorts are created equal. If you’re planning a half-term or Easter ski holiday with the kids, it’s worth spending a bit of time researching the best resorts that cater particularly well to families, meaning the little ones will have more fun… and therefore so will you.

 

Obergurgl, Austria

London Auction Presents History of Skiing in Vintage Posters


An upcoming London auction on 21st January will feature classic ski posters from the 1900s that paint a picture of the sport’s colourful history. The images take us back before the invention of the snowboard and Gore-Tex jackets, when skis were made purely from timber and white bonnets were the height of chic on the slopes.

50% Off Ski Holidays for March and April


The snow has arrived in earnest for 2016 and groups of skiers are excitedly booking their trips for later in the season. With January sales on everyone's mind and savings to be made across the Alps, we’re rolling out some spectacular discounts for those looking to ski in March and April.

Top Ski Resorts to Hit Right Now

 

Mild weather is dominating the Alps right now, but temperatures are expected to drop in January with more fresh snow to fall. Whilst it may not be the very strongest start to winter 2015/16, ski conditions in many resorts are good. The question is, where?

5 Tips to Keep Safe on the Slopes


Whether you’re new to skiing or a seasoned expert, it pays to be safety-conscious – after all, skiing is an extreme sport and mishaps can happen. Below are 5 tips to help ensure that your ski holiday is exactly what it should be: nothing but ripping good fun.

3 Top Ski Resorts for Beginners


Whether you’re planning your very first ski holiday, or you have a beginner in your midst and you want them to enjoy a positive introduction to the sport, we bring you 3 of the best resorts for those making their start on the snow.

Cost of Ski Holidays... Dropping

 

Let’s face it, ski holidays aren’t exactly well-known for being cheap, but new research has revealed that the cost of a ski holiday is in fact falling. Prices for accommodation, ski hire, lessons and even food and drink have dramatically dropped this year compared to last season.

 

SKI Magazine and Forbes Name Their No.1 Resorts


Across the pond in a land we like to call “Powder Heaven”, but most call “North America”, SKI Magazine and Forbes named their number 1 resorts for 2016. But who got it right?

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