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Monthly Archives: January 2018

Boardercross vs Ski Cross

Wed January 31, 2018 by Gavin Buckingham

The Winter Olympics in PyeongChang are almost upon us so we caught up with a couple of Team GB’s leading athletes to get an insight into two of the most watched events. Boardercross and Ski Cross are events which are dramatic and completely unpredictable. Representing the snowboard community is Zoe Gillings-Brier whilst Emily Sarsfield gives us the lowdown from a skiers point of view. Here is what they had to say.

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The Best Ski Resorts for Cross Country Skiing

Mon January 22, 2018 by Ellie Riches

When you think of skiing you think of clipping in, sitting on an ascending chairlift to then style your way down the slopes, right? The most common form of skiing of course, which became popular and experienced significant growth in the mid-1900’s. However, downhill skiing was not the first form of the winter sport requiring two wooden planks strapped to your feet and a poles in each hand, it was indeed cross-country skiing (often referred to as XC skiing). You can find cross-country routes in pretty much every ski resort, however there are some specific destinations that hold a reputation for offering the best kind of scenic trails. Read on to find out the best ski resorts for cross-country skiing….

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The Most Romantic Ski Chalets in the Alps

Wed January 17, 2018 by Lauren Taylor

heartYes it’s that time of year again…..Valentine’s Day is fast approaching! And whilst I don’t necessarily agree with spending money on gifts for your loved ones on just one day of the year (why not every day if you love them so much?) I do condone investing your money spending some quality time together in the Alps!

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Hidden Gems of The Three Valleys

Wed January 17, 2018 by F-J Charton

The 3 Valleys ski area, arguably the largest ski area in world, offers a winter sports playground spanning over 1400km². Those who have skied in the Three Valleys will know that there are a multitude of runs for all levels and that although you can easily and quickly find your way around the main runs it takes time to really get to know the area in detail.

Ashley Kay of First Tracks Ski Coaching, the ESI in Courchevel, shares his 3 “diamonds in the rough”…..

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