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Further snow in the Alps

There has been more snow at altitude. It has helped the glaciers areas that are open and the images are making us look forward to the season ahead. The first dustings have fallen in North America too. UPDATED

Getting more women on snow

A group of female jounalists from non ski sports publications have been giving it a go at the Snow Centre in Hemel Hempstead. It is part of national campaign to encourge women into sport.

PlanetSKI is in Pitztal!

There has been some recent heavy snow, the resort opened its glacier lifts early and so there is only one thing to do. Head out!

Want to help buy a piste basher?

The Lowther Hills ski area in southern Scotland has launched a crowdfunding campaign to buy one. NEW

Final preparations underway

The British Indoor Snowboard & Freeski Champs returns to Chill Factore in Manchester this weekend. The riders are putting in last minute training. NEW

Sion looks to bid for 2026 Winter Olympics

A detailed plan has been presented by the Swiss ciy to the State Council of the Valais canton. A bid will depend on public support and there are misgivings already. NEW

New lift for Kaprun

A €25m lift has been installed and will be opening shortly. It is as much aimed at summer guests as winter ones.

Time to après (almost)

The best apres ski party of the autumn season is getting closer; God Save The Snow from Les3Vallees.

New Year World Cup event cancelled

The parallel slalom race in Munich was called off in 2015 and 2014 due to warm weather. Now it is over for good. NEW

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Do you feel adventurous?
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The Ski Club of Great Britain has just released its specialist holiday programme with a host of new ski holidays across the world. And very inspiring they look too.

Improve before the season starts
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A pre-season course in the Austrian glacier resort of Kaprun could be the answer. Skivolution, has been running them for many years with proven results.

Family skiing with Ski Famille
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The specialist operator has a host of new offerings for next winter and currently a range of special deals. If you are planning a family ski holiday next winter then read on...

Snoworks expands
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The ski instruction company has four new destinations and ski courses for the 2015-16 winter season. Tempted?

New for the Tirol next season
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2015-16 in the Austrian Tirol promises to be action packed, with new hotels, improvements to ski lift infrastructure, new initiatives and tour operator additions.

Paradise awaits
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Most think of Espace Killy, Les3Vallees or the Portes du Soleil when they think of large linked ski areas in France. Christine van Zadelhoff from Ski Amis prefers Paradiski with its main resorts of Les Arcs and La Plagne.

Verbier looks to the season ahead
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The Swiss resort has new ski areas, new events, new hotels and upgraded restaurants. See here for what is on offer for the season ahead. NEW

Getting the gear
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Ellis Brigham is offering a range of new kit for next winter. If you like your snowsports gear then read on...

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