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Skiing in South Africa

February 26, 2014 by  
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Often referred to as “Sunny South Africa”, this diverse multicultural country on the southern tip of the African continent is generally not readily associated with snow skiing. However, there are snow skiing options in the country, at least one of which is available all year around…

Ticket to Ride Dundee 2013

November 4, 2013 by  
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Warren Miller’s ‘Ticket to Ride’ Tour (powered by Nismo) is traveling to more than 30 venues this season, showcasing some of the most awe-inspiring skiing and snowboarding ever seen…

Ticket to Ride Glasgow 2013

November 4, 2013 by  
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Warren Miller’s ‘Ticket to Ride’ Tour (powered by Nismo) is traveling to more than 30 venues this season, showcasing some of the most awe-inspiring skiing and snowboarding ever seen. Be inspired by some of the world’s best skiers…

Ticket to Ride Edinburgh 2013

November 4, 2013 by  
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Warren Miller’s ‘Ticket to Ride’ Tour (powered by Nismo) is traveling to more than 30 venues this season, showcasing some of the most awe-inspiring skiing and snowboarding ever seen. Be inspired by some of the world’s best skiers and snowboarders…

Snowmaking Boost at Telluride

September 18, 2013 by  
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With an average of more than 300 inches of snow, along with around 300 days of sunshine each year, Telluride Ski Resort is a popular snow sport destination in the mountains of Colorado. Founded in 1878, Telluride was an important…

SKImag Demo Days

April 24, 2013 by  
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Taking place on 22-23 June, the SKImag Demo Days gives skiers the opportunity to “test-drive” the latest models of top brands…

CADS: Keeping Skiers on the Slopes

January 23, 2013 by  
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Many Alpine skiers are faced with the painful reality of knee injuries at one time or another, and some may even find themselves considering giving up the sport they so enjoy…

Keep Active All Year Around with Grass Skiing

August 22, 2012 by  
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Originally, short skis with rolling treads or wheels used, with the rolling treads working on the same principle as the treads on military tanks. While some skiers may tackle high speeds and jumps…

Tignes Transformation

February 25, 2011 by  
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A hydro electric dam that was constructed in the 1950s led to the creation of two new settlements, namely Tignes Val Claret and Tignes les Broisses. Tignes Val Claret went on to become a popular skiing resort for high altitude skiing enthusiasts, and until now Tignes les Broisses, located lower down on the French Alps, has been living in the shadow of its neighbor. But not for too much longer, as a new name and an eco-friendly plan to transform this village will be getting underway shortly.

Victory for Elisabeth Goergl

February 11, 2011 by  
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The satisfaction of winning the Super G event this week has been unimaginable after a long journey for Elisabeth Goergl of Austria. Winning her first gold medal was an extremely proud moment for the accomplished alpine skier, who also enjoys downhill disciplines as well as giant slalom. Born on 20 February 1981, Goergl will most definitely have something to celebrate along with her birthday as the enormity of her victory begins to sink in. Even though she was up against world class competition, the Austrian skier did not allow pressure to deter her from delivering one of her best performances.

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