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Feb
26

WEEKLY SNOW REPORT IS OUT

Snow conditions in the Alps remain highly variable following several days of mild weather. There has been snow at altitude and spring like conditions lower down. A wintry spell is forecast. NEW & UPDATED

HELLO ASPEN!

The PlanetSKI road trip moves on from Vail to Aspen in Colorado. And we start with a little bit of history, hear some utter nonsense and then it's Bluegrass time. NEW & UPDATED


BRITONS BADLY HURT IN HIT AND RUN IN LA CLUSAZ

Two young Britons suffered serious injuries after being hit by a vehicle on the outskirts of the ski resort French Alps. A man has been arrested and charged. UPDATED


BACK IN BRECK

PlanetSKI returns to one of its favourite large resorts in North America, Breckenridge in Colorado. So, what makes it special? NEW


IT'S SKI CROSS TIME

Channel 4's celeb snowsports show The Jump will feature head-to-head racing over bumps and rollers this week. Find out how the contestants have been getting on in training. NEW


RISK AND ADVENTURE IN WENGEN

Climbing the north face of the Eiger, skiing the Lauberhorn downhill, riding the famous Jungfrau railway. Wengen is the place for thrill-seekers, and that includes PlanetSKI.


SNOW CAMP INSPIRES

An East London teenager joins a Snow Camp weekend and his life is transformed. Skiing is now a big part of Jonjoe Boulter's life.


NEWS IN BRIEF...

Famous St Moritz horse race on frozen lake cancelled after accident, British skier dies in fall in Val d'Isère, + Calgary asks locals whether they want another Winter Olympics. NEW & UPDATED


SKI VIDEOS OF THE DAY...

There are some insane snowsports videos on the internet and we want to share some of the best on this rolling Vlog. NEW & UPDATED

PlanetSKI Videos



White Turf Races: The horse race with an alpine edge

Guided Whistler Backcountry Tours with Extremely Canadian

Backyards Project - La face

Col du Passon Chamonix





SKI WITH OXYGENE
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It's a family-run French ski school set up to cater for the British market and prides itself on going the extra mile for its customers. Now Oxygène is expanding. NEW

THE RESORTS OF THE AOSTA VALLEY
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Italy's mountains are underrated, or underskied, anyhow. Here's a look at one of its main ski areas and the resorts' main draws. NEW

WHERE'S YOUR FOCUS?
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The director of Snoworks Ski Courses, Phil Smith, speaks about the importance of focus and the practice of concentrating when skiing off piste in order to improve. NEW

MOUNTAIN OF FREEDOM
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The Swiss resort of Engelberg with its 'Big 5' ski routes mean that there is certainly no lack of challenge for the keen and extreme freeriders out there. NEW

BEGINNER WEEKS WITH SKI AMIS
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Ski Amis can teach you to ski - introducing its new week-long course aimed at beginners wanting to get to grips with the sport - as well as set you up with a winter holiday.

SKI HELMETS: THE ANSWERS YOU NEED
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The vast majority of people now wear a helmet. But how much protection do they offer? Should they be compulsory? Do insurance policies insist upon them?

TIME TO BOOK WINTER 17/18 SKI BREAKS
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It's time to think ahead, well ahead, to next season's ski trip. Inghams has released its brochure for Winter 17/18 with plenty of early bird savings.

SPRING SKIING IN THE TIROL
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Austria's Tirol has around 80 resorts to choose from, warm weather, quiet slopes and discounted prices in spring. Here's its top 5 resorts for 2017. NEW

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