>While in the United States snow skiing resorts are dealing with the economic impact of reduced snowfall, in Europe resorts have experienced a bumper 2012/2013 snow sport season…
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Begun in 2010, the Ski Club Duel Slalom is a fun-filled racing event, with thrilling competition, great fancy dress and a killer after party. The format consists of teams made up of four skiers who race one by one down a parallel slalom course during knock-out rounds. Be sure to book your spot.
This three-day charity event will see skiers and snowboarders covering some 150km in 48 hours, including a mountain hiking at night and night skiing.
Over the last few years the sport of snowkiting has increased in popularity and is now a regular sight on many of the slopes across the world, such as in Sweden, Canada, Austria, Norway, Russia, France and Iceland. It is very similar to kitesurfing, with the only difference being that snowkiting is done on ice or on the snow. It is a sport that has evolved greatly, with foil kites being used when the sport first made its appearance, as opposed to the inflatable kites that are used today.
Hosted by the Ski Club of Great Britain, the Ski Club Duel Slalom began in 2010 and was a huge success. Teams of four will be racing in a series of know-out rounds, skiing one-by-one down the parallel Slalom course at Tignes. It is an event filled with thrilling racing, fun with fancy dress and [...]
Located at an altitude of 2,300 meters in the Tarentaise Valley of the French Alps, Val Thorens is the highest ski village in Europe, offering ski-in-ski-out convenience no matter where you choose to stay. For the comfort and security of guests, and taking into account the need to preserve this pristine environment, the village is largely pedestrian, with vehicles restricted to certain areas and large parking garages conveniently located.
The Val Thorens Carnival Madness 2010, will kick off on the 22nd of February 2010, and run through to the 27th of February. It is a festival that not only allows skiers and snowboarders the opportunity to take to the slopes, but the festival spills out onto the streets of the town, entertaining the crowds [...]
The village of Megeve is a gem in the French Alps, and is not only a picturesque part of France with breathtaking slopes and facilities, but a playground for the rich and famous. Here, skiers can enjoy the best of both worlds: magnificent skiing opportunities, as well as luxury accommodation and excellent service.
The Westbeach Snowflex Series is a popular event, as it tours from Halifax to France, and will be in Scotland on the 22nd of August 2009. This freestyle, dry slope competition brings some of the best skiers to the series and it a very entertaining spectacle for spectators. It is a series that is action [...]