Tag Archives: snowboarding

5 Downhill Ski Sports for Your Next Alpine Holiday

Ski Jumping

For those who want a change from standard skiing or snowboarding, there are plenty of other winter activities to try out on the slopes. We have listed five downhill thrills that are guaranteed to make your next mountain holiday a … Continue reading

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Temperatures rise in Cham… and so do our spirits

First of all, I’m writing this on a transfer day. Wait, did you get that? I actually have time to write a blog, ON A TRANSFER DAY! Looks like we’re running more quickly than ever as a resort, today’s felt … Continue reading

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Ski and Snowboard Music

The debate opens: do you listen to music on the slope or not? My next door neighbour is staunchly anti-music on the slopes. He loves to hear the sound of snow scrumpling beneath his skis and prefers to keep alert for the sound of the hill collapsing beneath him in a possible avalanche or for an Olympic skier zooming past from above. Continue reading

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Art of Flight movie trailer

This looks like being a bit of an epic from what the trailer is showing. The film’s not out until Autumn but I’m sure that they will release some more teasers in the run up to it’s release. Continue reading

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New Zealand Open Results & Live Webcast

Women’s Slopestyle results and Webcast link for the 2010 New Zealand Open. Continue reading

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Air and Style 2009 – Video

Red Bull sponsored Marko Grilic has claimed the top ‘Ring of Gold’ title at the Billabong Air + Style, in Innsbruck. Grilic had to fight off Peetu Piiroinen, Andreas Wiig and Iouri Podlatchikov in the second Air+Style of 2009. His … Continue reading

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Learning to Ski

Your indispensable guide to learning to ski… or ride Learning to ski or ride is one of the most laughable and enjoyable experiences on earth – and even more fun to share with other people. The absurdity of it all … Continue reading

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Avoriaz Snowboarding Break

Check out Avoriaz in the Portes du Soleil for the weekend of the Dec 12, 13th which is hosting the Rockon Snowboard Tour. This is one event not to be missed by all you one-plankers out there: a chance for … Continue reading

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Apres-ski Guide

A real apres ski classic is of course the drink they call Mutzig! Not just strong lager, but real loopy juice that always makes the night extremely funny. And extra points if you can make it back to the chalet … Continue reading

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Snow Train to the Alps

The Snow Train from London Waterloo to the Alpes may have gone, but the Ski Train is here. Eurostar’s services runs to a huge number of popular European wintersports destinations. Continue reading

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