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Dec
12

TIGNES AFTER THE BIG STORM

It 's been at the centre of the huge weekend snowstorm. PlanetSKI was up early to check out the snow, witness the clear-up & maybe ski. NEW

HEAVY SNOW IN THE ALPS BRINGS TRAVEL CHAOS

Yet another huge storm is dumping large amounts of snow in the parts of the Alps. But it has brought massive transport problems. PlanetSKI reports. UPDATED


MILLIE KNIGHT DOWN TO LAST THREE

The paraskier has made it to the final shortlist for the BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year award. Go Millie! NEW


NORWEGIAN ADVENTURES

Our content editor, James Cove, is on his annual ski trip to Norway. It got off to a shaky start but then got somewhat better. UPDATED


TRIBUTES TO GB ESF DIRECTOR

The funeral of 51-year old Simon Atkinson takes place on Tuesday. He was director of the ESF ski school in La Rosiere. NEW


DAVE RYDING DISAPPOINTED WITH TOP 20

The British skier said it wasn't his day after finishing 19th at the World Cup slalom in the French resort. PlanetSKI spoke to him after the race. NEW & UPDATED


WORLD CUP WOES

PlanetSKI's chief reporter has just covered her first World Cup ski race. It didn't all go to plan. NEW


DECEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

EasyJet sponsors GB telemark skier, teenager racer dies in crash, Vonn speaks out against Trump + investigation into claims of sexual abuse by Austrian skiers. NEW & UPDATED


DECEMBER SKIING SECRETS

Honing your ski skills, NEW highest mountain in the UK, deer nibbles snowman's carrots, adrenalin thrill in Chamonix + the Swiss skiing cow! NEW & UPDATED
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IS THIS THE BEST START TO WINTER IN RECENT YEARS?

Many are claiming so, but is it true? PlanetSKI sees for itself in the Austrian resort of Ischgl & looks at what it may mean for the season ahead.

CARS UNDER SNOW

One of the best ways to see how much snow has fallen is by looking at the build up on vehicles. We have been doing exactly that! NEW

INTERSPORT'S NEW RANGE

The French ski hire chain has four new ski and snowboard packages this winter, promising to stock the best kit available. We've had a preview. NEW

INSURANCE - DO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT COVER?

Which age group is most likely not to have the correct insurance? You'll probably be surprised by the answer.

SKIS OF THE YEAR

Ellis Brigham releases the top skis for Winter 17/18 under 8 categories: Men's, women's, piste, carve, all mountain, freestyle, freeride NEW

FIRST TASTE OF SKIING

Thirty school pupils have skied for the first time after winning a competition run by the affordable sports retailer, Decathlon. PlanetSKI tagged along.

THIRD TIME LUCKY?

GB Ski Cross racer, Emily Sarsfield, goes into the World Cup season aiming to get to a Winter Olympics at the third attempt. She's been speaking to PlanetSKI.

SIX OF THE BEST

PlanetSKI selects the best baselayers, gloves, googles, helmets, jackets and ski pants. Which ones come out on top?
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WINTER UNLEASHED IN AUSTRIA
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Are you an adrenaline junkie looking to push your skiing to the next level? Check this for testing those new limits. 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

FOOD, GLORIOUS MOUNTAIN FOOD
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Chalet company PowderNShine, working out of the charming village of Reberty in Les3Vallees, is strong on food this season: 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

VIRTUAL SKI COACHING
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Can't get out to the mountains to train, or can't afford an instructor to tweak your technique? Send a video in for training tips NEW

SKI THE ZUGSPITZ ARENA
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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.

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

THE ART IS IN THE LEARNING
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'You need to learn how to learn' - Director of Snoworks Ski Courses Phil Smith says. Read on... NEW

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