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Postcard from Obergurgl-Hochgurgl

As resorts open across the Alps the PlanetSKI content editor, James Cove, has spent the weekend in the Austrian resort of Obergurgl-Hochgurgl in the Tirol. NEW

What a weekend of alpine ski racing!

Mikela Shiffrin won the slalom in Aspen by an astonishing 3 seconds, while Aksel Lund Svindal won the Lake Louise downhill by 1/100 of a second. NEW

Black Friday until Monday

Not only did Black Friday become White Friday, it is also going on till Monday for some. UPDATED

Nine of the best

Here at PlanetSKI we have seen 100s of images of the fresh snow this last week. So, which are our favourites? NEW

Xmas in Arc 1950

The resort is putting on a host of events over the festive period. Including Santa arriving on a zip wire. NEW

British ski racers in action

Alex Tilley prepares for her second World Cup of the 2015/16 season with Dave Ryding looks forward to the Europa Cup in Norway. Here we look at the season ahead for the British team. NEW

Neilson offers some laughs

The UK tour operator has some exclusive packages for the Altitude Comedy Festival. NEW

GB Park & Pipe team prepare

They have been training on the glaciers of the Alps and the slopes of Australia & New Zealand. Now the action is about to start. NEW

Motorbikes meet mountains

There are lift stations & then there are lift station. PlanetSKI has just celebrated the opening of one with a motorbike museum inside. Pardon? NEW

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New from Neilson
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The UK tour operator has a host of new offerings this season. From kids clubs and childcare to its Mountain Experts. NEW

Mountain Heaven
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Not all tour operators are the same. PlanetSKI partner, Mountain Heaven, explains what makes it different. Passion helps. NEW

Christmas Markets in Tirol
Partner News

If you want to get into the Xmas spirit and pick up some presents then head to an Christmas Market in the Alps. NEW

Avoriaz voted best ski resort in France
Partner News

The resort has been awarded the best ski resort in France in the Ski Club GB's consumer research. Here we look at why it has come out on top. NEW

A secret high altitude resort
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It is situated at 2,000m with guaranteed snow, access to some of the highest slopes in the Alps and yet has an alpine village charm. Step forward Reberty. And tour operator Powder N Shine. NEW

Les Menuires; for experts and novices alike
Partner News

It is a base for some of the best skiing in the largest ski area in the world, Les3Vallees. The resort has something for everyone, from experts to families. NEW

Do you feel adventurous?
Partner News

The Ski Club of Great Britain has released its specialist holiday programme with a host of new offerings. Very inspiring they look too.

Fancy somewhere different in France?
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Valloire is a good choice. You may have heard of it but do you know much about it? NEW

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