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The Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Festival Returns to Battersea Park

 

For many keen skiers and snowboarders, it’s the event that kicks off the countdown to the winter ski season. We’re talking of course about the Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Festival, returning to London’s Battersea Park from the 25th – 28th October, 2018.

Headline Act Announced for the Top of the Mountain Concert in Ischgl

 

Headlined over the years by some of the music world’s brightest lights, the open-air Top of the Mountain concert takes place in Ischgl each year – the perfect way to close the winter ski season in style. It may seem a little early to be talking about the end-of-season parties, but this year’s concert headliner has recently been announced!

Lenny Kravitz to hit the stage in Ischgl

The Bold New Face of Val d’Isère

 

The Alpine town of Val d’Isère was founded in 1664, with the first ski lift installed in the 1930s. The resort today is widely considered among the most popular in the world, with expansive pistes and unbeatable après ski!

 

La Folie Douce Hits Avoriaz and Chamonix

 

With piste-side venues in popular resorts including Meribel-Courchevel, Val Thorens, Val d'Isère, St Gervais and Alpe d’Huez, La Folie Douce has been hosting legendary après ski parties since 1969. This winter season, the Folie team are bringing their big beats and cabaret style après-ski offerings to two brand new resorts; Avoriaz and Chamonix.

La Folie Douce Avoriaz

Five Alpine Resorts for Intermediate Skiers and Snowboarders

 

Whether you’re still building your confidence on blue pistes or pushing your limits on steeper reds, here are five resorts for intermediate skiers and boarders you might want to hit this winter. Expect destinations with tons of varied terrain to fit the cautious and daring alike.

Meribel, France

Winter Olympics upset raises a question: How do you choose between skiing and snowboarding?

 

Just a few short days ago, one of the biggest upsets in Winter Olympic history took place on the slopes of Pyeongchang as Czech snowboarder Ester Ledecká borrowed a pair of skis and took gold in the women’s super-G. The news got us thinking, what makes people choose skiing over snowboarding and vice versa?
 

Five of the Best Family Ski Resorts

 

2018 Winter Olympics: Team GB Medal Update

 

As Team GB chase a record-making fifth medal at the Winter Olympics, we look at the four medals they have already picked up – including Britain’s first medal on skis and more milestones!

 

Men’s Skeleton

 

Five Reasons to Book Your Ski Holiday Early

 

Whether you’re aiming for a peak date, fixed on a specific resort, looking for nursery places, or just keen to shave a little off the cost of your Alpine getaway, there are plenty of good reasons to book your ski holiday early.

With chalets and hotels already on sale for the 2018/19 ski season, here are five good reasons to get the ball rolling on your ski holiday research in advance.

From X Games to Olympic Gold: three of Chloe Kim’s best moments

 

Snowboarder Chloe Kim, 17, has made history yet again by becoming the youngest woman ever to win Olympic gold on snow. To celebrate this incredible athlete, we take a look at some of her best career moments (so far!).

 

2018 Winter Olympics

 

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