Celebrities Who Ski And Snowboard

Come winter and some celebrities flock to ski resorts instead of opting for warmer destinations offering the 3 S’s, Sun, sea and sand. Here is a look at celebrities who just love to ski and snowboard. Kim Kardashian Kim Kardashian…

The Best Avalanche Airbags 2015

Avalanches have always been a big threat to skiers and snowboarders and this has brought more attention to the business of avalanche safety. People in search of powder regardless of the danger are pushing brands and designers to come up…

The World Ski Awards 2015

The World Ski Awards aims to improve standards within the ski industry by rewarding organisations that are leaders in their field. The award organisers explain that, World Ski Awards was developed in reaction to overwhelming demand…

Ski and Snowboarding Events 2015/2016

Red Bull Freestyle.ch 26th -27th September 2015 - Zurich, Switzerland Freestyle.ch is the largest freestyle sport event in Europe. The best snowboarders, free skiers, FMXers, skateboarders and mountain bikers from around the world exhibit…

Snowboarding Types and Styles

The type and style of snowboarding is determined by the equipment and gear being used and where the ride takes place.

Ski Wear Buyers Guide 2015

There is nothing better than wearing the latest ski clothing and accessories when you hit the slopes this year for your ski holiday. 2015 Ski wear is dominated by many new additions ranging from cool hard/soft shells, insulated system, superior stretch for smooth movement, creative venting system, body mapping designs for optimal performance, hi tech innovations, brand new styles, specific features and materials specially designed for the type of snow sports you love.

A Guide to the Best Ski Goggles 2015

Zeal Optics HD Camera goggles Zeal Optics HD Camera ski goggles is not only just a snow goggle with cool features , built inside this hi tech gadget is a video camera that captures all your exploits on the slopes in full 1080p. Apart from…

Everything You Need To Know About Skiing

Have you heard the skiing terms whilst out on the slopes but not sure what they mean? Then read on for an explanation.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Skiing

With skiing and snowboarding there are some things you should do and some things you should not. This article has a list of do's and don'ts to take into consideration.

The History of the Ski Chalet Holiday

The word chalet is derived from the Latin word ‘Calittum’ meaning ‘Shelter’ or ‘Hut of a Herder’. A chalet otherwise known as Swiss chalet is native to the Alpine region of Europe. The dictionary defines a chalet as ‘A wooden dwelling with a sloping roof and widely overhanging eaves, common in Switzerland and other Alpine regions.

The History of Skiing

Early rock paintings and skis preserved in marshlands show that people used skis over 5000 years ago. The oldest evidence was a wooden ski found during an archaeological excavation at Lake Sindor in Moscow dating back to 6300-5000 B.C.

The Top 10 Tips For A Family Skiing Holiday

There are many factors to consider when planning a family skiing holiday so here are some helpful tips to plan the ideal ski holiday. The most popular and high peak seasons are during Christmas, New Year, Easter and February half term which coincide with school holidays so it is important to book in advance. Low season months are during January, March and April, which is ideal for families with smaller kids and also best for families travelling on a budget when accommodation and travel prices are low.