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Jan
22

THE STORM CONTINUES

The Alps is being battered by yet another massive snowstorm that will continue into Monday evening. It is hard to exaggerate how much snow is falling. UPDATED

TOO MUCH OF A GOOD THING?

Is there such a thing as too much snow in a ski resort? After the fourth huge storm this month some are wondering. PlanetSKI reports. UPDATED


DAVE RYDING IN TOP TEN

He was 25th after his first run in the slalom in Kitzbuhel but then put in a stormer. At 52.52 seconds it was the fastest run of any racer. UPDATED


A VERY SNOWY INFERNO

It was first organised by a group of ski-crazy brits in 1928, & today it's the world'd largest amateur ski race. PlanetSKI partakes. NEW


SKIING WITH A BOND STUNT-MAN

Never in my wildest dreams could I have imagined I would ski with a Bond Stunt Man. Yet here I am in Wengen skiing with him & hearing about his Bond adventures. NEW


HAPPY 80TH MERIBEL

The ski resort at the heart of the Three Valleys is celebrating a big birthday this year. PlanetSKI skis its slopes and delves into its history. NEW


MICHELIN STARS IN THE MOUNTAINS

Here's the second report from St Moritz by PlanetSKI's roving reporter, James Rampton. NEW


JANUARY NEWS IN BRIEF

Ice maidens cross Antarctica, longest mountain coaster in USA, the most common snowsports injuries + Travis Rice joins FWT. NEW & UPDATED


JANUARY SKIING SECRETS

Wonder Woman retires, you MUST watch this, It's World Snow Day so get out in the snow, where is everyone? + First LED programmable snowboard. NEW & UPDATED
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WHEN SKIING IS OFF ...

What's there to do in resort when skiing is off? With the 4th big January storm hitting and slopes closed people are being inventive. UPDATED

BUCKLING UNDER THE SNOW

Want to see how much snow has fallen this winter? Check out our images of roofs and buildings in the mountains: NEW

48-HOURS IN HEAVEN

Technically it was 48-hours in Zermatt but for our editor, James Cove, it is one and the same thing.

WE VISIT SERRE CHEVALIER...

A truly authentic French gem of a ski resort. PlanetSKI passed through the resort this week with superb conditions. NEW

WHERE NOW FOR THE SKI CLUB GB?

A new CEO has been appointed. Our editor, James Cove, has been closely involved with the Club over the years & looks at the challenges ahead.

SERENE ST MORITZ

As Biblical storms batter parts of the Alps again, PlanetSKI appears to have got lucky.

SNOW TRAIN TO THE ALPS

We're off to La Plagne on the snow train from London - see how the journey went.

A SKI TEACHER EXPLAINS

How does an instructor ensure a nervous beginner has a good experience? Our own novice finds out. NEW
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CITY OF SKI & CULTURE
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What first comes to mind when you think of the Austrian hub of Innsbruck? NEW

ZUGSPITZ-ARENA: SKI IT!
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Have you heard of the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena on the Austria-Germany border? It's a family favourite you might like to check out.

1/2 TERM SKIING
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Explore the French Alps with the family this February half term and check out these last steals with Pierre & Vacances NEW

CHALET HOLIDAYS IN THE USA
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Ski holidays stateside normally mean staying in hotels. Not so with SkiWorld that has chalets in Breckenridge and Vail. NEW

PLAN IN YOUR PJS
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125 resorts are covered in the upgraded Ski Explorer app so you can plan your route, research mountain must-sees and look forward to lunch. NEW

TWO SKI HOLIDAYS IN ONE TRIP
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Short ski break specialists Ski Weekender introduces another string to its bow - the 'double domain' ski week. NEW

COMING UP IN LES MENUIRES
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The small resort in Les3Vallees has lots going on this winter, including a gaming weekend, gay ski week and yoga in the mountains: NEW

50 YEARS ON
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The Engadine Ski Marathon is 50 years old .The cross-country race takes place in March. Read the story of its most loyal competitor: NEW

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