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Feb
9

How accurate are ski resort claims?

Some exaggerate their size & claim far bigger areas than they actually have. Others are more honest. A new report names names. NEW

City of London in ski resort takeover

It was a friendly rather than a hostile bid, as the City Ski Championships came to Verbier. Cue some hard ski racing & hard partying. PlanetSKI tried to keep up. NEW


3 pull out of The Jump.

The Jump is creating controversy as three competitors withdraw due to injury. Two new competitors have been drafted in. Is it too dangerous? NEW


GB snowsports athletes in action

Billy Morgan impresses at Air + Style in Innsbruck, there's a Nor-Am win for AlexTilley in Canada and 7th place in Aerials World Cup for Lloyd Wallace in the USA. NEW


PlanetSKI hopes to ski Delirium Dive

It is one of the steepest and deepest freeride areas in Canada but has been unable to open so far this season. Our content editor may be one of the first to ski it. NEW


FWT in world's off piste capital: Chamonix

It saw one of the best editions for a while and here we bring videos of the winning runs. Well worth a Sunday watch - sit back & enjoy. NEW


Check out this video

It was shot on an iPhone 6 on the end of a piece of string! Perhaps the most original video we have seen in a while. Could it make the drone redundant?


Skiing in Spain - Day Two

PlanetSKI has been making some turns in Spain. The Pyrenees? No, Sierra Nevada in southern Spain. And there is far more to it than just the skiing. Our blog continues...


Watch out for your knees

That is the message from the Ski insurance company, MPI Brokers. Knee injures are the most common form of accident for skiers and are often serious. NEW

PlanetSKI Videos



1st Ski Men Loïc Collomb-Patton: Chamonix FWT 2016

Nicolas Falquet: Awesome!

1st Ski Women Eva Walkner: FWT Chamonix 16

Mont Blanc: Kilian Jornet, Ueli Steck & Candide Thovex





8 things to do in the Canadian Rockies
Partner News

With plentiful powder snow and a great exchange rate now might just be time to head to the Canadian Rockies. And here are 8 reasons why. NEW

Ongosa arrives
Partner News

It is a new online service to help people find ski instructors and mountain guides. It has been set up by Richard Smith. NEW

BASS offers new courses
Partner News

There are women's groups, half-day sessions, instructor training and more besides from the British Alpine Ski School. NEW

How to ski powder
Partner News

It is what many of us dream of but how do you do it? You could do worse than sign up for a special course with the Ski Club of Great Britain. NEW

Cheap ski flights
Partner News

Ski-flights.com sells discounted seats to some of the best airports in the Alps. Its prices are well worth checking out.

The heart of Paradiski
Partner News

Peisey-Vallandry is perhaps the best base to explore the huge linked ski area of Les Arcs and La Plagne. Why? NEW

WTM Connect Ski
Partner News

The International Ski Travel Market, ISTM, has changed its name as it moves to Soelden for its third edition. NEW

Ten Top Tips for Skiing
Partner News

They come from PlanetSKI partner, MPI Brokers, who specialise in insurance for skiers and snowboarders. NEW

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