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What is Super G Skiing? How is it different to Downhill Alpine?

What is Super G Skiing? How is it different to Downhill Alpine?

Super G Skiing is one form of Olympic competitive skiing and as the name suggests, it's bigger than most. But what is it really?

Wintastar Shanghai - The world's biggest indoor ski centre

Wintastar Shanghai – The world’s biggest indoor ski centre

Once constructed, Wintastar Shanghai in China will be the undisputed largest indoor skiing destination in the world. We can't wait to try it out for ourselves.

2018 Ski Season Opening Dates - Winter 2018/2019

2018/2019 Ski Season Opening Dates – Winter 2018/2019

After a warm summer has left us dreaming of our return to the slopes, it's nearly time to book our flights, pack our ski thermals and jet off to our

Monoskiing - Neither Skiing Nor Snowboarding

Monoskiing – Neither Skiing Nor Snowboarding

Many S'No Queens fall into one of two tribes, those who take to the slopes on skis or those who lean towards snowboarding. Just like Splitboarding, Monoskiing falls somewhere in

Safety on the Slopes - Simple Rules to Avoid Incidents

Safety on the Slopes – Simple Rules to Avoid Incidents

The International Ski federation has put together ten rules for the conduct of skiers and snowboarders which could be considered a basic Highway code' for the safety on the slopes

splitboarding

What is Splitboarding? – Somewhere between skiing and snowboarding?

Just as the name suggests, a splitboard is a snowboard which is designed to split down the middle lengthways. But when split, the ski's aren't for downhilling. Confused? Read on.

Alpine Skiing world cup final

Alpine Skiing World Cup Final – Åre Resort Sweden

the Alpine Skiing World Cup Final which will be held in the resort of Åre in Sweden from the 14th to the 18th of March. The premier annual event for

St Moritz

Skiing in St Moritz – Home of Alpine Winter Tourism

Switzerland's resort of St Moritz is a special place. In 1864, thanks to hotelier Johannes Badrutt, it became the original Alpine Winter Tourism destination and has since twice played host

french ski season

When does the French ski season end?

All good things come to an end and the ski season is one of them. Pack your designer thermals and make a last minute booking at the French Ski resort